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Saturday 7th December

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19 hours ago

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WE ARE BACK! TOMORROW (2 July), join us IN PERSON at the YES shop in the Queensmere. Join us after for our regular Empoword. Whether you are a veteran or its your first time, join us and share your work! For more info, check out the link in the bio.#poetrycommunity #slough #sloughpoets #sloughpoetry #spokenword #spokenwordcommunity #writingcommunity #freeevent #freeworkshop #poems #openmic #berkshire #berkshirecreatives #creativewriting #spokenwordpoetry #micropoetry #fyp #photooftheday ... See MoreSee Less
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6 days ago

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WE ARE BACK! On Saturday 2 July at 3pm, join us IN PERSON at the YES shop in the Queensmere. Whether you are a veteran or its your first time, join us and share your poetry, music, lines and rhymes! For more info, visit fb.me/e/3drHfCvCO ... See MoreSee Less
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1 week ago

Empoword
So proud to see Desree - Poet in Residence at Glastonbury Festivals on the BBC! You can catch her on this link: www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0018lqk (2hrs, 49mins) ... See MoreSee Less
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1 week ago

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Join us next week for our first workshop in The Places Poetry Lives! We are lucky to have the incredible @parkinsbrown leading the session looking at language and how we use it. Kareem Parkins-Brown is a Barbican Poet alumnus & proud North-West Londoner. He is happiest when watching Mean Girls or Carlito’s Way. Shortlisted for Young People’s Laureate for London one time & the Jerwood Compton Poetry Fellowship in 2019. His work concerns hood life circa 2005 – present day. ... See MoreSee Less
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So proud to see @Dezziiee_ - Poet in Residence at @glastonbury on @bbcglasto You can catch her on this link:
https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0018lqk (2hrs, 49mins) Seeing someone who means the world to us on that platform...

Next Saturday in the YES Shop, in the @queensmereo! 1pm writing workshop led by @Dezziiee_ - 3pm performances🎙️. Sign up for the workshop here: http://tinyurl.com/2nfhfdz4
To perform, simply turn up and let us know! Made possible with support from @ace_southeast

With special thanks to @ace_national, the incredible @hmsgordon and I will be delivering FREE writing workshops in July open to everyone. Sign up here https://docs.google.com/forms/d/10hD1S7EsJpvoBm1OxDaVPbgdsYVGPBEkPqsJn2d0rHw/edit?usp=drivesdk

There are a number of roles available at the council, @sloughchildren1 and an important role as a Violence Reduction Navigator with @AikSaath among the opportunities this week. Take a look here - http://slough.gov.uk/council-jobs

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