Pierrots on the Pier Installations

BTEC fashion students from Blackpool and the Fylde College started installing their Pierrots on the Pier Installation this morning in Central Library.

An Evening with Lesley Pearse

Blackpool Libraries would like to extend a huge welcome to the successful writer, Lesley Pearse. She will be joining us at Blackpool Central Library to reveal the secrets of her success! Lesley has sold over 7 million books worldwide which are varied in subject and take us to many faraway places. The heart rending book […]

Spooky Poems on the Prom…

On Halloween, Wednesday 31st October, please join us as Blackpool Dead Good Poets’ Society will be performing pieces from their new anthology, ‘Haunted Blackpool’ at the Illuminations installation of the same name. Situated on The Cliffs, Queen’s Promenade, the ‘Haunted Blackpool’ project is a collaboration between Blackpool Arts Service, Blackpool Illuminations and the Dead Good […]

Wordpool Spooky Fun Family Day – 31 Oct 2012 – Free

12.30- 4pm at the Oracle, 49 St Annes Road, Blackpool FY4 Lots of spookily fun things to do for all ages… WATCH – the magical Pied Piper of Hamlyn presented by Professor Popups Puppet Theatre and 2 Day a contemporary dance piece performed by Revoe school children. MEET – authors Simon Puttock (find out why the baby […]

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 […]