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Poetry and Prose

A Passion for Trains

An Open Mic at the York Railway Institute

to celebrate the publication of Along the Iron Veins an anthology of poetry and prose about the railways

This event, put on as part of the York 50+ Festival, is open to all who have poems or short stories with a railway theme. The event is set in the auditorium of the York Railway Institute located just by York Railway Station next to the gap in city walls created to allow the first railway lines into the city.

The event will include an exhibition of railway prints and originals kindly provided by the York branch of the Castlegate Galleries in Coppergate. Artists to be featured will include Jeff Rowland, Alexander Miller and Lawrence Coulson

Doors Open at 7.00 PM for a 7.30 PM start.

Saturday: 25th September 2010

Auditorium
York Railway Institute
Queen Street
York, YO24 1AD

Tickets: 5.00 in advance
6.00 at the door
  includes voucher for 2.00 to use at the licensed bar

Available from Alan Gillott or Rose Drew
01904 733767
rose@stairwellbooks.com

 

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