Young People's Poetry Workshop

  • 2 July 2016
  • 14:00 - 16:00
  • Free. For young people aged 16-22. Booking essential. To book email wmg.bookings@walthamforest.gov.uk or telephone 020 8496 4390. No previous poetry experience required - just bring enthusiasm!


Experience a live poetry performance, learn to express yourself and write creatively with the help of SLAMbassadors Winner (2011) and Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award Winner (2010) Charlotte Higgins. You will even have the opportunity to submit your poem for a national competition. 

To find out more about poet Charlotte Higgins, you can follow her on Facebook and Twitter or watch a film about her amazing journey from winning SLAMbassadors in 2011 to performing at the legendary 100 club in London as part of her prize.

You can also find out more about the SLAMbassadors national youth slam and the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award.

In partnership with The Poetry Society.