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John's show All Hail The Snail was a mainstay of the 2018 schedule. Go here to find an interview posted in Canary Wharf Kids where he discusses the show and offers advice to children interested in creative writing and their parents. And go here to listen to John talking to Nick Coffer about the show on BBC Three Counties Radio. You may need to sign into BBC Iplayer.

John was also interviewed on Radio Shetland for its Books Programme on 21 February. You can listen to the programme on Mixcloud here.

Gigs for which we have details appear below. Additionally John will be appearing at the Cheltenham Poetry Festival on Friday 24th April with a workshop the following morning, and at Hanging Langford Village Hall on Saturday May 16th. Zooming further forward, he's booked for Womad in July and West Kirby Arts Centre on Saturday 3rd October.

December 2019

7 December - Try It! @ Luton Hat Factory Centre
Third in a series of three workshops around creativity, books, and expression

Saturday 7 December 11.00am     Tickets £8

Join John in making books singly, in pairs and in groups. It is not necessary to bring anything, except enthusiasm. Suitable for all but children must be accompanied by an adult.

Hat Factory Arts Centre     65 - 67 Bute Street     Luton     LU1 2EY

Phone 01582 878100     Web www.lutonculture.com


18 December - Family Workshop @ Stoke Newington Library

A festive season special at John's own local library

Wednesday 18 December 5.00pm    FREE!    FREE!    FREE!

Come along and join the seasonal fun! Open to all over the age of 7.

Stoke Newington Library     Stoke Newington Church Street     London     N16 0JS

Phone 020 8356 3000      Web www.hackney.gov.uk

 

February 2020

14 February - New & Selected Potatoes @ Diss Corn Hall
"A vibrant venue bringing the community together through the provision of quality arts, entertainment, heritage and learning experiences"

Friday 14 February 7.30pm     Tickets £12 / £6 students

Best of John's golden oldies (with some new stuff) and dancing afterwards with spinning discs provided by Sgt Sid.

The Corn Hall    St Nicholas Street    Diss     Norfolk     IP22 4LB

Phone 01379 652241     Web www.thecornhall.co.uk

 

March 2020

26 March - Hegley's Hopscotch @ Glasgow International Comedy Festival
The Glasgow International Comedy Festival is back in 2020 for its 18th year

Thursday 26 March 9.00pm     Tickets £14 / £12

Drawings of feet, faith and fig rolls. Catchy tunes for patchy animals made out of socks and plastic bags. Devised for adults but suitable for 9 year olds with reasonable attention spans. 

Tron Theatre    63 Trongate    Glasgow    G1 5HB

Phone 0141 552 4267     Web www.glasgowcomedyfestival.com

 

April 2020

2 April - Railway Roots Night @ Hove Folk Club
Live words, music and performance on the first Thursday of every month (usually)

Thursday 2 April 8.00pm     Tickets from £7.00

In an evening hosted by Robb Johnson John will be doing the second half of the programme. 

The Railway Inn    Boundary Road    Portslade    BN41 1GA

Phone 01273 271220     Web www.railwayroots.co.uk

 

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