Ian McMillan Oaks Disaster Writing Workshop

In the build up to the launch of our 'When the Oaks Fired' exhibition come and get hands on with some creative writing.


Start Date: 21st November 2016, 19:00
End Date: 21st November 2016, 20:30

Event Info

Join the Barnsley Poet Laureate Ian McMillan in the Learning Lab at Experience Barnsley exploring stories from the Oaks Disaster and writing poems to mark the 150th anniversary.

Ian McMillan

Ian will be helping participants write their own work as well as developing content for his own commission for the Oaks Disaster anniversary.

Places are free but very limited so booking is essential, please contact the DVLP.

This is a partnership between the DVLP and the Hear My Voice project lead my Barnsley Museums.

Hear My Voice

Contact Details


Experience Barnsley Museum and Discovery Centre, Town Hall Church Street Barnsley South Yorkshire S70 2TA

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