In celebration of National Older People’s Day, an open mic poetry event to showcase the talents of older people from across Cheshire, compèred and headlined by Joy France (Nationwide Poetry Campaign 2017).

“Joy France has quickly progressed from open mic to feature slots on the north west scene. Deservedly so; witty and wise and with a natural talent for rhythm and rhyme, La France has that ‘je ne sais quoi!” (Tony Walsh)

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This event is supported by Brightlife and will feature performers who have been discovered from some of the Brightlife projects happening across Cheshire West and Chester.


Approx 60 mins

Festival Love Later Life

A festival of workshops, theatre, song, arts & crafts and health & well-being to celebrate later life.