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Photo: Henry Normal

A very Normal interview

BAFTA award winning screenwriter, poet, comedian and co-founder of Baby Cow Productions, Henry Normal sits down to chat with Raine Beckford about the launch of his new book

Photo: Jan Bommes@flickr

Poem: Ryan Norman

This week’s poet of the week is Ryan Norman

Photo: Jake Piazza

Poet of the Week: Jake Piazza

Jake Piazza is Poet of the Week beginning 27/03/2017

Photo: George Oates@flickr

Poet of the Week: Seevana Raghubeer

Seevana Raghubeer is Poet of the Week beginning 20th of March 2017

Photo: Saraia77@flickr

Poet of the Week: Toreh O’Garro

Toreh O’Garro is poet of the week beginning the 6th of March 2017

Photo: Jessica Spenger@flickr

Poet of the Week: Liv Barnes

Liv Barnes is poet of the week beginning the 27th February

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Poet of the Week: Kayleigh Hicks

Kayleigh Hicks is Poet of the Week beginning 20th of February

Photo: Alle Bloom

Poet of the Week: Alle Bloom

Alle Bloom is third poet of the week with her fantastic poem Flowerbeds

Photo: Mark Ramsey @flickr

Poet of the Week: Damani Dennisur

Damani Dennisur is our poet of the week

Photo: Alice Bloom

Manchester poets come an incredible third place in national Uni Slam contest

Kayleigh Hicks reviews the events of Uni-Slam 2017 and the University of Manchester’s team, where Manchester poets performed a piece about art dying and were ironically penalised for going over the time limit

Photo: tim green@flickr

Hardy’s Well: a surface level re-reading

Elliot Mills muses on the existance of Hardy’s Well and Lemn Sissay’s wall poem

Photo: Roma Havers

Why Manchester does not need your poetry ‘crown’

Roma Havers joins forces with Manchester’s poetry community in response to the Manchester Evening News article ‘Why Manchester should be crowned the capital of poetry’