Pints, Poems and Pies with Owen Sheers


February 20


06:30 pm - 08:30 pm

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Institute of Welsh Affairs (IWA)


Welsh Players Changing Room

WRU Millennium Stadium Westgate Street, Cardiff

Cardiff, GB


Pints, Poems and Pies

On the eve of Wales’ crucial match against France, the Institute of Welsh Affairs invites you inside the players dressing room of the Millennium Stadium for an evening with WRU writer-in-residence Owen Sheers.

Reading exclusive extracts from new chapters of his acclaimed book Calon, the poet and novelist will give an intimate glimpse into the workings of the Welsh squad.

In conversation with BBC presenter Felicity Evans, this unique event, kindly sponsored by the WRU, will allow guests to share in the magic and crackle of the atmosphere in the Wales Millennium Stadium the night before a Big Game.

Please note that due to available space in the changing room, the number of tickets is limited. 

This is a fundraising event for the Institute of Welsh Affairs a registered charity.


Where should I go on the night?
Entrance to the event will be via Gate 4 on Westgate Street. 

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Yes, please print and bring your ticket with you for entry.

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
No, however children under the age of 18 will not be served alcohol. 

Is my ticket transferrable to another person?
Yes, please contact us before the event to give their details.

What is the refund policy?
Unfortunately tickets are non-refundable, but are transferrable to another name.

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
For any enquiries about this event, please contact Jessica Davies-Timmins at the IWA office on 02920 484 387.

To find out more information about the IWA please visit us on our website.

Alternatively, why not join the IWA and get some great benefits such as discounted tickets for events like this?

This event has been kindly supported by the WRU.WRU logo