There is a new monthly poetry night hosted by Dan at the Bread and Roses. An opportunity to hear local poets and spoken word experts perform their craft in an inclusive and encouraging atmosphere. Dan will be arranging readings, so please contact him in advance if you wish to perform danielryder31@googlemail.com) . This is of course open to fans of poetry that want to enjoy listening to local talent as well a performers. See you there! 

The 3rd December will also see a poetry fundraiser for Ebola sufferers in Sierra Leone. Lunchbox provide freshly cooked meals for patients and frontline staff at Ebola treatment centres based in Sierra Leone's capital city, Freetown. Here's why... 

Every hour, 5 more people contract Ebola in Sierra Leone. As the virus continues to spread across the nation, people's lives have been turned upside down. - See more at: http://www.mycharitypage.com/LunchBox#sthash.W0bsAlma.dpuf