Monthly Archives: May 2022

Walsall Festival of Words – New Drama in Walsall

The Walsall Festival of Words takes place at a variety of venues across Walsall between 8 – 9th June and promises to be a smorgasboard of free entertainment for all the family including spoken word, storytelling, workshops and music. Walsall Poet Laureate and playwright Ian Henery is proud to be part of the line-up of […]

Local Poet to perform at Raising Steam Festival

A local poet and playwright is scheduled to perform at the Raising Steam Festival between 19 – 22nd May 2022 for charity. Ian Henery, whose play “The Chinese Labour Corps” featured in a successful week-long run at The Blue Orange Theatre in Birmingham in February and was part of Chinese New Year Festival Online 2022, […]

Walsall Writer To Speak About Volunteering Work In Kolkata With Saint Teresa for Acorns Hospice

A solicitor and poet from Walsall has been asked to speak on behalf of Acorns Children`s Hospice about his work with Saint Teresa of Kolkata ahead of a new three-part Sky documentary series Mother Teresa: For the Love of God which talks to some of her friends and bitterest critics, serving as a thorough reappraisal of […]

Local Poet To Perform At Stafford Literature Festival

A local published  poet and playwright has been invited to share his work at the first-ever Stafford Litfest on Saturday 21st May 2022. Ian Henery, whose 5th collection of poetry – Poems of Hope – is published by Kates Hill Press – will be reading at the University of Wolverhampton in Stafford from 1.30pm – […]