Poetry

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Acts you don’t want to miss in Salford this Greater Manchester Fringe

From techno bingo to binmen-turned-drag stars Salford has much to offer in the way of eclectic acts this Greater Manchester […]

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Poet Laureate Simon Armitage visits Eccles in exclusive ‘Pay-what-you-feel’ poetry event

Poet Laureate Simon Armitage is set to visit Eccles Library in an exclusive ‘pay-what-you-feel’ poetry evening. The Professor of Poetry […]

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Salford poet John Cooper Clarke’s ‘I Wanna Be Yours’ reaches 1 billion streams courtesy of Arctic Monkeys

The Bard of Salford John Cooper Clarke’s collaboration with the Arctic Monkeys, using his poem ‘I Wanna Be Yours’ as […]

Sophia Dobreva-Nolita with one of her own artworks at the launch of 'Bluebirds' (Image: Rais Esat)

REVIEW: ‘Bluebirds’ by Sophia Dobreva-Nolita at Salford Quays

Bulgarian-born artist Sophia Dobreva-Nolita has launched her Bluebirds exhibition at Salford Quayside and, despite its smaller size, the environment her […]