The Life of Miles Jeffrey Day – Poet and Flying Ace

March 10, 2018 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
St Ives Corn Exchange

The St Ives Town Team presents an evening to celebrate the life of Miles Jeffrey Day (1896 – 1918). Huntingdonshire’s remarkable First World War Poet and Flying Ace. The Corn Exchange Saturday 10th March 2018 at 7:30 pm.


Presented by poet Andrea Porter with readings by Robert Lloyd Parry.

  • Features Day’s childhood in Rheola, education, training and combat leading to his death over the Belgium coast in 1918
  • Readings, correspondence, fascinating archive films and photographs

Tickets are £15 from the Corn Exchange or at

Production in association with the Norris Museum and sponsored by Leeds Day Solicitors