We get underway ahead of three packed days & nights of #ContainsStrongLanguage in Hull with a magnificent preview event this Saturday as Richard Strange performs the songs of Lou Reed at @UniOfHull Middleton Hall. Tix at

Translation Lab is a workshop with poet Adil Latefi from Morroco and Clare Pollard @poetclare. Participants will formulate their own versions of Adil's poem. Tickets are FREE: #ContainsStrongLanguage

Richard Strange, back by a stellar band, performs the songs of Lou Reed this Saturday at @UniOfHull Middleton Hall to ease us into #ContainsStrongLanguage Book tickets here

What could be better than a weekend full of wonderful words?
My preview of this month’s Contains Strong Language festival