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Aunty Social @ Wordpool

Wordpool is pleased to welcome Aunty Social as host to some exciting Wordpool events… Weds 31st Oct, 7.30-11.30pm Halloween Screen: Nosferatu and Frankenstein A double bill of black and white gothic horror from the vault. A rare chance to see two classic horror films, Nosferatu (1922) and Frankenstein (1931) on the big screen in the […]

Wordpool welcomes children’s author Simon Puttock

We’re all looking forward to welcoming Simon Puttock to Blackpool. He will be working in  Blackpool Schools all week. Simon’s book ‘The Baby That Roared’ has been nominated for a Roald Dahl award (humour), congratulations Simon. http://nosycrow.com/books/simon-puttock/the-baby-that-roared

2012 Programme

Use the link below to download your Wordpool 2012 programme Wordpool What’s On

Wordpool Tickets

Wordpool Tickets

Wordpool Tickets are available from Central, Moor Park, Layton and Palatine Libraries.

   

Wordpool news – September 2012

Wordpool news – September 2012

We are pleased to welcome Craig to our Wordpool team. Craig is our new Blaze Ignite Workplacement (Blaze is a partnership between Blackpool Council and Lancashire Council funded through the Legacy Trust UK for the We Play strand of the Cultural Olympiad) and he will be combining his Blackpool 6th form studies with part-time work […]

2012 Programme

2012 Programme

We’re busy working on our 2012 programme and have confirmed our opening event a Family Fun Day at the Oracle (the big orange building!) near Palatine Campus on Weds 31 Oct, 1-4pm.  Lots of creative activities for all ages, and performances and storytelling from some of your favourite authors. If you are part of a community group […]

Walls Have Voices

Walls Have Voices

Creative Writing Project in Blackpool Here is a great opportunity to work with writers Eleanor Rees and Zoe Lambert and get your work published. The creative writing project uses Blackpool’s built heritage as the inspiration for new writing. Locations include – the Grundy Art Gallery, the Grand Theatre, the Central Library and Layton Cemetery – […]

Zoe Sharp Author Talk…

I’ve just had a lovely afternoon with crime writer Zoe Sharpe at Moor Park Library as she led an authors talk with a group of local crime writing enthusiasts. Zoe kindly signed a copy of her book ‘Hard Knocks’ which I’m going to give to my mum! You can meet Zoe Sharpe along with writers […]