Tag: Poet

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“I once picked up John Cooper Clarke at 3.30pm; he had a custard cream for breakfast” – Henry Normal unveils Salford memories and poem ahead of Lowry gig

Henry Normal, one of the greats of British comedy and the performing arts is coming to Salford during his next […]

The Bard of Salford himself Dr. John Cooper Clarke.
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Dr. John Cooper Clarke announces ‘an evening of poetry and laughs’ this Christmas

Dr. John Cooper Clarke has recently announced a one-off online show on Saturday 12th December. ‘I Wanna Be Yours At […]

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Christopher Eccleston shares a heartwarming book inscription from John Cooper Clarke

Salford actor Christopher Eccleston has released a touching tribute to poet John Cooper Clarke, who he claims changed his life. […]

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Salford poet JB Barrington’s show is sold out already: but who is he?

An award-winning Salford-born performance poet has sold out his show in the city in just three weeks. The eagerly-anticipated night […]

Poetry based comedy ‘Don’t Bother’ showcases this weekend

Poetry based comedy ‘Don’t Bother’ showcases this weekend

Balancing spoken word and comedy, multi-award winning performer Bróccán Tyzack-Carlin returns to Salford this weekend with his latest show ‘Don’t Bother’ […]