Coventry Arts Umbrella was opened in 1955 by the Goons and serviced Coventry's music, literary and arts scene about two decades. Scene of Coventry's first folk club and links with Phillip Larkin, Two Tone and more.
Thanks go to Coventry musician Cliff Wagstaff for purchasing and donating his copy of the 1st Umbrella Literary magazine for this site. An excellent production and i've made it available as a PDF file. If anybody has any other copies of Umbrella Magazine that are not on this site and are willing to scan them for the sight or loan them to us to scan and share on the site, please get in contact.
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And the pdf of the Magazine to view or download free,