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Alys Fowler, Allan Jenkins and Hollie Newton: Gardening for the Soul

Three gardening writers talk about how they came to gardening and how we can make soil nurture the soul.

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Monday 24 April

Stratford Artshouse £9

Festival Book Group: Miss Treadway and The Field of Stars

Read the book then meet the author. This year’s debut is set in Soho 1965 and in a tiny two-bed flat above a caff lives Anna Treadway.

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Monday 24 April

Stratford Artshouse £8

Lord Richard Dannatt : Boots on the Ground

The former Chief of the General Staff tells the fascinating story of how the British Army has shaped and been shaped by world events.

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Monday 24 April

Stratford Artshouse £10

Terry Waite CBE : Taken on Trust

To mark 25 years since his release from captivity in Beirut, the envoy gives a personal account of his harrowing experiences.

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Monday 24 April

Stratford Artshouse £14

Storytime and Activities for Pre-Schoolers StoryVine

StoryVine is back with some pirate adventures with rhyming pirate tales a-plenty.

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Tuesday 25 April

Stratford Artshouse Free

How to do Paper Cutting: Poppy Chancellor

Learn how to produce personalised cards, invitations and decorations and to master a new skill with the leading illustrator and paper cut artist.

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Tuesday 25 April

Stratford Artshouse £30 inc refreshments and materials

How to Edit Your Writing: Meg Sanders

The novelist, non-fiction writer and creative writing tutor, will share the skills you need to create a submission-ready manuscript.

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Tuesday 25 April

Stratford Artshouse £90 inc refreshments

My Road to Publication

Debut writers Harriet Cummings, Ruth Hogan and Emma Slade talk about their ideas and road to publication.

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Tuesday 25 April

Stratford Artshouse £9

 

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