Kate Fox – Great North Passion

Kate is a stand up poet, writer and BBC Radio 4 regular. She’s been Poet in Residence for the Great North Run and the Glastonbury Festival and originally trained as a radio journalist, working in Yorkshire and the North East. She has toured comedy shows all over the country and is also an experienced speaker, live literature producer and creative writing and performance facilitator. For the Great North Passion, Kate worked with South Shields Community School and members of the local communities to produce a poem for Shields.