Wrexham Carnival of Words 2018

Wrexham Carnival of Words 2018The Wrexham Carnival of Words 2018 will run from Saturday 21 April to Saturday 28 April 2018.

Find out more about the events programme by following the links below.

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Emma Carroll


Thursday 26 April, 1pm Wrexham Library Gripping young adults author, Emma Carroll, sweeps you back in time with her evocative Second World War novel, Letters from the Lighthouse. Emma tells you about the research that helped her write her gripping young adults tale of evacuees, child refugees and parsnip sandwiches,… Read more

Reading of Wrexham Workers’ Poem 2018


Thursday 26 April, 7.30pm Saith Seren The 2018 poem is guaranteed to be as popular as ever. This year more local workplaces will be involved in a collective effort to write the 2018 Wrexham Workers’ Poem, with the finalised verses being performed as part of Viva Voce. Tickets Free DARLLEN… Read more

Viva Voce with Les Barker

Les Barker

Thursday 26 April, 7.30pm Saith Seren Open mic for poets and writers who wish to read or perform their work. The evening is a celebration of the spoken word in English and in Welsh. We welcome guest reader Les Barker, the popular and amusing poet. Tickets Free VIVA VOCE –… Read more

C.L. Taylor

C.L. Taylor

Saturday 28 April, 2pm Wrexham Library C.L. Taylor, the Sunday Times bestselling author of five psychological thrillers will be discussing how she began her career writing books that were inspired by her fears and now uses real news stories as a jumping off point. She will talk about how she… Read more