Stay in Charles Causley’s House

In 2014 Charles Causley’s house was lovingly restored to provide comfortable living accommodation. The two reception rooms have been reinstated to just how they were during Causley’s lifetime and there are many of Causley’s artefacts, furniture and artworks situated throughout the house. The house is available for rental on certain weeks. The house is primarily…

Charles Causley Poetry Competition 2015

The Charles Causley Poetry Competition is open for entries for this year. With a first prize of £2000, the competition has in the past two years attracted many top class poems from a wide variety of writers. The closing date is 3rd November 2015. For details and entry forms, follow the link in the top…

Poet Isabel Galleymore to follow in Charles Causley’s footsteps

The Charles Causley Trust is delighted to announce Isabel Galleymore as their next writer in residence        Galleymore will take up the post for three months commencing in January 2016 and will be based at the poet Charles Causley’s former home in Launceston. Galleymore is a gifted young poet whose pamphlet Dazzle Ship received excellent reviews.…

Winners of the 2014 Charles Causley Poetry Competition

Prize Winning Poets!

The Charles Causley Trust was delighted to welcome our prize winning poets to Launceston last week for a super event in the company of Dr Alyson Hallett, Kathryn Simmonds and Jim Causley. You can see more photos from the event over on our gallery page. The Trust would like to thank everyone for helping to…

EVENT: Charles Causley Trust Poetry & Music 12th March

Launceston Town Hall on Thursday 12th March 2015 saw a very special event to celebrate the 2014 Charles Causley Poetry Competition. The event saw winners of the competition take the stage with our former poets in residence Dr Alyson Hallett and Kathryn Simmonds. The night closed with a short set from Jim Causley, featuring Causley poems set to music from…