Open Up The Mic

Start date: 7 Aug 2023
End date: 11 Aug 2023
Location: Various town centre venues
comedy | family

Showtown offers a free summer course for young people offers them the chance to write and perform stand up comedy with the expert guidance of Ruth Cockburn. 12-16 year olds can meet new friends and grow their confidence whilst having a laugh.

Reclaim Blackpool - Mapping Sexual Harrasment
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    Antonia Charlesworth Stack is a journalist and editor from Blackpool. She was deputy editor of Big Issue North magazine and is editor of Blackpool Social Club. Antonia is also the founder of Reclaim Blackpool, a women's safety campaign that began life as an article she wrote for Blackpool Social Club. She's a contributing author to the Lancashire Stories anthology with her story about a Blackpool performer, The Call of The Sea. The book is available for free in libraries across the county.