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John Agard returns to the Lyric Lounge

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John Agard is the renowned playwright, poet and children’s writer and recipient of the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry. Critic and novelist David Dabydeen has described his poetry as “a wonderful affirmation of life, in a language that is vital and joyous”. At Lyric Lounge Derby, at 9.15 on 19th May at Pear Tree Library,…

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Celebrating 100 years of Pear Tree Library

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From 16th to 22nd May, Pear Tree Library in Normanton will celebrate its centenary with a wonderful programme of talks, readings, poetry, storytelling and workshops as well as a photography exhibition. And Lyric Lounge is part of these celebrations! If you’d like to know what else is taking place, have a look at the full…

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