Seaside special – postcards from the edge

There is an exciting opportunity for five new writers to be published in a ...

‘All Change’ with debut author Jill Reidy

altBlackpool’s Clancy Mason catches up with photographer and debut author Jill Reidy to find ...

Blackpool Libraries Wordpool Festival Gallery

Blackpool Libraries very own literacy festival, Wordpool “happened” last week. A word based extravaganza ...

Wordpool’s New Festival of Written Word 

Blackpool’s popular literature festival Wordpool is welcoming a new addition to its programme: Festival of ...

Pub Poets: Big Charlie Poet Interview

Cometh the month, cometh the 1st Sunday, cometh the Pub Poets Speakeasy, for another ...

Interview: Michael Morpurgo, Running Wild

One of the best things about writing for altBlackpool – apart from getting the ...

ReVerb

How To Starve an Artist – The Film

A few months ago I was asked to shoot a local poetry session, at ...

Interview: Steve Stroud Introduces MiKo Berry

Blackpool and Fylde College is a bastion of education. Not only does it teach ...

Monkey Poet

Interview: Monkey Poet

Spoken word is on the rise. Advertisers are starting to notice that those who ...