Word Central

  • DATE

    28 June 2022

  • TIME

    6:00 pm to 7:50 pm

  • AGES

    All ages welcome




    Manchester Central Library
    St Peter's Square, Manchester, M2 5PD

Word Central Open Mic Poetry & Spoken Word

Presented by Manchester Libraries & Flapjack Press
With guest host Melanie Neads & special guest poet Lindy Newns

Lindy Newns has won the Fresher Prize for poetry and been shortlisted for several playwriting awards and poetry competitions. Her poetry and flash fiction has appeared in Orbis, Riggwelter, L’Ephemere, Popshot, Acumen and various anthologies including Poems for Grenfell. In 2021 she was shortlisted for a Northern Writers’ Debut Poetry Award.

Book your open mic slot from noon on Tues 14th June via mail@flapjackpress.co.uk
NB Open mic slots are 3 minutes per performer
Performance slots are allocated on a ‘first come first served’ basis from the stated booking day
If they are already filled you will be offered a space on the reserve list