Tags: Central Library

17 May 2018

Writers’ Day with Comma Press

Central Library
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
16 May 2018

Love Like Blood – Mark Billingham

Central Library
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
16 May 2018

Seaside Special: Postcards from the Edge

Central Library
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Pre Wordpool preparations are go!

We are working away like busy beavers today getting ready for our visiting authors. We have ordered in spades the following for Wordpool: Sunshine ✓ Blue Skies ✓ An amazing selection of authors from across the UK ✓ The friendliest audiences in the UK ✓ An array of pastries, cakes, snacks and drinks ✓ All booked and ready for the […]

Join the Discussion – Writing a One Act Play with David Riley

Join the Discussion – Writing a One Act Play with David Riley

2.30-4.30pm, Friday 5th July 2013 at Central Library Come and discuss some of the things that make up a good one act play. See how different artistic genres can be drawn on to make something effective and different. David is a playwright and is a previous winner of the Blackpool based Grand Words one act […]

Elizabeth Fremantle – Queens Gambit

Elizabeth Fremantle – Queens Gambit We can’t wait to meet Elizabeth in person at Wordpool, Join us to hear Elizabeth’s fascinating  account of life at the  Tudor Court Friday July 5th, 10.30am at Central Library. Free event includes morning coffee.

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 […]

Travels With My Bogart – Jacqueline Pilton & Louise Nulty

Travels With My Bogart is a fantasy story based on the ghostly legends of Lancashire (including Blackpool). The central character is young World War II evacuee from the Channel Islands. This funny and sometimes poignant tale has characters and events that are true to life in 1940’s Lancashire. Jacqueline and Louise will lead a Directors’ […]

Pierrots on the Pier Installation

                                             First and Second Year  BTEC Fashion students at Blackpool & The Fylde College are very excited to be part of the Wordpool festival. The creative student designers have researched, developed ideas, problem solved and created a beautiful and insightful installation of masks and garments for Blackpool Central Library. Pierrot masks/hats/accessories and garments form the […]