Month: June 2016

Turn the Page Literary Festival in Doncaster

Doncaster’s Turn the Page Literary Festival takes place this weekend on 17th-18th June and this years programme boasts an exciting line up of author talks, poetry readings, edible books, informative and interactive stalls, creative writing workshops, book signings, steampunk tea-duelling, children’s storytelling, craft activities and gin tasting. Yes, gin tasting. Definitely something for everyone on this line …

Ted Hughes Project Takes over Mexborough's Old Grammar School

The main event of the Ted Hughes festival will be held at the Old Grammar in Mexborough where Hughes studied from 1941-1949. There’s an inspirational line-up for the festival.   1:00-2.15pm Hughes at School – Presentation from Pauline Mayne and Zoe Bennett It was at Mexborough Grammar School where Hughes came under the spell of two charismatic …

The Night of the Three Ian’s Expect a Mixture of Poetry, Story and Humour Hosted by Steve Ely

There are some truly wonderful events happening at the Ted Hughes Project in Mexborough this month and we recommend The Night of The Three Ian’s, expect world class poets that will inspire you with a mixture of poetry, story telling and humour. Here’s who is on the line-up for Friday 24th of June… 7:00pm Ian …