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3hundredandsixty5 reasons to come to this event

3hundredandsixty5 is a graphic novel, created on Twitter, one day at a time, in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust.  A new author a day contributes a tweet to the novel, which is interpreted and illustrated by founder Dave Kirkwood, famous contributors include Stephen Fry, Jonathon Ross, Rufus Hound and Lauren Laverne to name but a […]

Calling all criminal minds!

Using all your stealth make your way to Layton Library, leave your trench coat at the door and enjoy an evening of crime and adventure meeting two of our most popular authors!! Besides being a best selling author Mandasue Heller was also a successful singer and musician. So especially for us Mandasue will be divulging top […]

Tues 13th – Eleanor Rees and Zoe Lambert – Central Library

Walls Have Voices Readings 6pm followed by Eleanor Rees and Zoe Lambert in Conversation 7.15pm, refreshment break 6.45pm Walls Have Voices features readings of new work from Blackpool creative writers inspired by Blackpool’s wonderful and unique built heritage. The project was part of the Blackpool 100 project supported by National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery […]

Lots of Wordpool Fun For All Ages

Lots of Wordpool Fun For All Ages

For 2 weeks Blackpool libraries will be transformed by wriggling and giggling parents and children! Join us to explore stories, songs and rhymes through movement and play, a great wat to help your child develop key movement and sensory skills. Friday, 9th Nov 10.30-11.30am Moor Park Library & 1-2pm Palatine Library Secret Stories [Sat 10th […]

This book will definately not help you to NOD off…

We were very lucky to meet NOD author Adrian Barnes this morning at Waterstones for his book signing and reading. The first 20 people who arrived received a free copy of his book – these went very quickly! Adrian originally hails from Blackpool although he now resides in Vancouver, which is the setting of his apocalyptic book NOD. If you […]

NOD Book Launch – Thurs 8th Nov at Waterstones, Blackpool

Meet Adrian Barnes at Waterstones, Blackpool tommorrow 10.30am and find out why Nod has been giving the Wordpool team some  late nights. We predict Hollywood interest for this page turner. The first 20 people will get a free copy of NOD so don’t be late!  

Moor Park Library – ‘murder, mystery and suspense’!

Moor Park Library – ‘murder, mystery and suspense’!

Theatre By Numbers is bringing together an evening of intrigue, scandal, mystery and of course murder to Moor Park Library.  Come and join in the ‘who dunnit?’ fun Moor Park Library, Bristol Ave, Blackpool, FY2 0JG Wednesday 7th November 2012   Doors 6.30-9pm Tickets £5 inc Hot Pot Supper available from any Blackpool library and on […]

End to End Review

End to End Review

http://www.altblackpool.co.uk/review-end-to-end/ Visit AltBlackpool to read Vicky Ellis’s review of last night’s show.

End to End – share their journey

End to End – share their journey

In April 2012 three women made a daring and unusual journey from one end of Great Britain to the other. They made their journey in just 18 days on as many different forms of transport as possible. Trusting to their resourcefulness and the kindness of strangers they made an 874 mile journey from Land’s End […]