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Bread & Roses Prize 2014 Shortlist - The Bread and Roses Award is an independent annual award for the best radical book published each year. The aim of the award is to promote the publication of radical books, to raise the profile of radical publishing, and to reward exceptional work. The winner will be announced at the London Radical Bookfair, on Saturday 10th May 2014.
World War I - 2014 marks the centenary of the First World War.
"There should be no flag waving, unless it be the lowering of the flags of all the nations who lost their sons, unless it be to celebrate the peace we now share together, unless it be to reaffirm again our determination to guard our freedom, but as far as humanly possible to do it in peace. And when we sing the anthems, let them be anthems of peace and reconciliation.You can read more about the alternative World War 1 commemorations at www.noglory.org - and read an open letter, signed by writers, actors, musicians, teachers and campaigners - that calls for the anniversary to be used to promote peace and international co-operation.
Little Rebels Award Shortlist 2014 - The Little Rebels Children’s Book Award recognises fiction for ages 0-12 which promotes or celebrates social justice and equality. It is given by the Alliance of Radical Booksellers (ARB) and is administered by specialist children’s booksellers, Letterbox Library.
New Books - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender - Highlights of new lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender fiction & non-fiction.
New Books - Environment / Ethical Living / Animals - Books about living ethically and sustainably make brilliant gifts - handing people the knowledge to help make the world a better place
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Around the Theatre World in 80 Days!! Burjesta Theatre Workshops (on till 30 April)
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Burjesta Theatre presents Reign of Vampires(on till Sat 17 May)
Free Circus Workshops For Families - Young Physical Fest(on till Sun 11 May)
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Park Life: A Reading Weekend at Calderstones Park - The Reader Organisation(on till Sun 22 Jun)
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