Category Archives: Poetry

#Pots and Poems at 1A Arts#New Workshop

Our friends at 1A Arts will be running Pots and Poems, a free fortnightly pottery and creative writing workshop for people aged 60 and over.  Sessions start on Thursday, 1st November 2018 and will run fortnightly on Thursday afternoons during term … Continue reading

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#2017 Review: The Year at Millman Street Community Centre

What a year it’s been at Millman Street Community Centre.  It’s been literally 365 days, during which our members have been entertained by a great variety of singers, dancers, florists, writers, artists and others, and have also been out and … Continue reading

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#Creative Writing: Winter Haikus at Millman Street Centre

“Now is the winter of our discontent/Made glorious summer by this bloke/From Stoke/On Trent…” (With apologies to W. Shakespeare, Esq.) * The above is nonsense of course; a pathetic effort at ‘poetry’, and poorly plagiarised verse at that.  Still, only … Continue reading

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#Oliver Cromwell in Holborn#Mysteries of Holborn

  Holborn has had its brushes with fame – or at least famous folk – over the centuries.  Pop trio Bananarama, for example, shared a flat on the 11th floor of a Holborn tower block during the height of their … Continue reading

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#Proper Journalist’s #Autumn Poetry at Millman Street Centre

Today, our friendly local proper journalist, Chantal, once again engaged Millman Street Community Centre members with another good-for-the-brain Creative Writing workshop.  As ever, Chantal was assisted by Sarah.  Today’s session was concerned with poetry; its theme: Autumn. Chantal made some … Continue reading

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#Drama Workshop at Millman Street Community Centre

This coming Friday afternoon (28th July), Millman Street Community Centre members will experience a Drama workshop with Michael.  He used to host such workshops of a Thursday, recall Ivy and David.  The latter said: “He’s very good, he is.  We … Continue reading

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#Fun#Raggle Taggles at Millman Street Community Centre

This afternoon, Millman Street Community Centre members welcomed back The Raggle Taggles, who performed a storming set with great gusto.  Among their line-up were Norman, Canute, Joyce, Tessa and Margaret.  They were joined by guest pianist, Laurence. Among other tunes, … Continue reading

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