Bad Language – October

Halloween is upon us, and we’ll be hosting our regular Bad Language event on October 30th at The Castle Hotel.

Joining Dylan Thomas Prize shortlisted author Marli Roodie on stage are some of the finest spoken word artists, writers and poets in the North West.

Marli was born in South Africa in 1984 and moved to the UK when she was 17. After earning both a BA and an MA in Philosophy and Literature, she worked as a freelance journalist in London before beginning work on her novel, Call It Dog, at Manchester University’s Centre for New Writing. Her short stories Second Degree and Spring Tide were published in the 2009 and 2010 Bristol Short Story Prize Anthologies; Pieces Green was shortlisted for the 2011 Bridport Prize.

The full line-up is as follows:

Mark Powell
Tom Kwei
Rosie Daniels
Dominic Simpson
Gareth Cutter
Matthew Lloyd
Joe Cooper
Jennifer Browne
Claire Urwin

Facebook event link here.

Bad Language – September

This month our regular Bad Language event at The Castle welcomes the incredible Tony Walsh to the stage. He’ll be headlining the night and will be accompanied by an amazing line-up of open mic performers including:

Tom Mason
Dave Hartley
David Judge
Dave Viney
James Lawton
Adam Blaize
Geraint Thomas
Thomas Kwei
Jake Kraweckyi

There will be announcements about some brilliant new Bad Language events coming in the next few months, as well as The Castle’s usual array of wonderful drinks.

You can find the Facebook link to the event here