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As well as writing original pieces regularly for BBC Radio 4’s “Saturday Live” since the programme started in 2006, Elvis has undertaken commissioned work and performances for a variety of television and radio programmes, organizations and individuals including

BBC Radio 4 “Saturday Live”

BBC Radio 4 “The Today Programme”

BBC1 "The One Show"

BBC2 World Snooker Championships Final 2008

World Poker Series (Europe) 2007

Glastonbury Festival Poet-in-Residence 2007

BBC Radio 4 “Material World”

BBC Radio 4 "Last Word"

BBC Radio 4 "Off The Page"

BBC World Service "Weekend"

BBC World Service "Click"

Henley Business School, Knowledge Management Forum Conference 2009

Greenwich Dance Agency, London

The Greenwich Summer Sessions

Dorset Libraries

"All Along The Wall"


The Britannia Court Hotel, London W1

This work is tailored to the needs of the particular programme, organization or individual and can amount to a single piece or a number of poems of varying length. If you’d like to book Elvis for commissioned work/appearances and are happy to cross his palm with silver then e-mail here to discuss terms etc.

Click here to see a selection of commissioned poems

Click here to read the short story "The Fisherman's Wife" broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in December 2012 as part of "It's Grimm Up North" a selection of Grimm Brothers' fairy tales updated by various writers.

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