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Stannington Story Festival 3 – a platform for local and locally connected performers and writers

Now in its third year, Stannington Story Festival is becoming an accepted part of the local social calendar.

In each of its two previous years, the event has presented familiar faces alongside new people with other stories to tell and different things to say – and 2017 will continue that.

Above are images from those earlier events. This year’s line up will include:

ADRIAN TISSIER  Performing poet/writer/storyteller  Buxton Festival Fringe organiser  Longman Literature writer/editor
EDEN BALLANTYNE  Creator of crazy historical characters  Working across Yorkshire and in Shanghai  Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017
JAN FLAMANK  Sold-out shows across South Yorkshire and Derbyshire  Wild stories of work, pensions, eccentric family members & imaginary cats
JAMES CARUTH  Award-winning poet  Includes sequence of ten Stannington poems  Winner – Sheffield Poetry Prize 2010 & Poetry Business Competition 2013/14
SAMANTHA PRIESTLEY  Sheffield author  H E Bates Competition winner  Tacchi-Morris Prize winner  Works published by Folded Word, Pioneer Readers & Armley Press

Each one is an entertainer and each one is worthy of your attention. Come back soon for more information

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