March 2015

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 March 24-28

The Absence of War

Liverpool Playhouse



Because you keep hearing about the pertinence of this play with a General Election looming, it may come as something of a surprise that it was written 22 years ago – even more so, inspired by Neil Kinnock’s failure to lead the Labour Party to victory.

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April 1

The Federation of Writers Scotland Easter Competition 2015

Poetry (any number of poems; maximum 40 lines each);

short stories (up to 2 stories: 1500-2000 words each);

flash fiction/mini-story (up to 500 words)

Entry fees: £3 per poem; £3 per flash fiction piece; £5 per short story.

For full rules and how to enter, email

March 16 -21

The Three Lions



Liverpool Playhouse



As one of the characters says, I know nothing (or next to nothing) about politics and football… the 2018 World Cup bid was won by Russia, not

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