Matt Goodfellow will kick start the festival’s family day with a high energy, fun-filled and interactive poetry session. Take part in rhyme games and activities and create a poem together.
Today 6.30pm - 8pm
Five mini comedy shows each inspired by a different book and you get to choose which
ones you see!
Thu 5 Apr 2018 to Mon 30 Apr 2018
Local talks for Wirral people, inc. on war, West Kirby waterfront, suffragists and Britain's first policewoman. Events all over Wirral Libraries,
Mon 23 Apr 2018 11am
Girl Zero’ is a tense, forty-eight hours in the life of “DI Harry Virdee”,
and the follow-up novel to the best-selling Bradford-based debut,
‘Streets of Darkness’.
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