News, events and discoveries of the Walkley Ways, Walkley Wars history project.
On a Saturday in October we gathered at the Community Centre, for a day of writing that focused on slum clearance in Walkley and the decades leading to it. Click on the links below to read an account of the day and the poetry that has emerged.
Julie Mellor – Marking Out Ruskin Park and Sounding Out
Andrew Myers – Donkey Woods, Bolehills, South Road, Saturn
Lynn Rishworth – Now & Then
Tony Tingle – Woodland Street Waltz
Hugh Waterhouse – The usual dare
Barbara Worsop – Was it Only Yesterday
Read about the Walkley Remembered Poetry Workshop