• Causley, Charles

    Causley, Charles

    Charles Causley (1917 – 2003) was a poet, teacher and writer from Launceston in Cornwall. He served in the Royal Navy during the Second World War, as a coder. He was made a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 1958 and was awarded a CBE in 1986. In June 2010, the first Charles Causley Festival took place in Launceston.


"Candlestick’s website is enticing and you might find yourself buying pamphlets of poems about puddings and bicycles..." Erica Wagner
The Times

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