Neil Leadbeater is an author, poet, essayist and critic, born in Wolverhampton, England and now based in Scotland. He was educated at Repton and is an English graduate from the University of London. His work has been published widely in anthologies and journals both in the UK and abroad.
He has published half a dozen full collections of poetry and some pamphlets, and an e-book, Grease-banding The Apple Trees is available as a PDF from Raffaelli Editore, Rimini.
Leadbeater is a member of the International Association of Writers and the Federation of Writers (Scotland). He is a regular reviewer for the on-line magazine Galatea Resurrects (A Poetry Engagement) (USA), an external contributor for the UK to the Romanian journal, Orizont Literar Contemporan (Contemporary Literary Horizon) based in Bucharest and a participant in two translation projects associated with the University of Bucharest.
His work has been translated into Romanian, Spanish and Swedish.