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Star date: 5th November 2009

NO TURN UNSTONED
The Racecourse Hotel
Littleton Road, Lower Kersal
Saturday 7th November from 7:30pm Free entry

A new night is springing up in Salford featuring tall tales, poetry, comedy and folk music in a rainbow of live entertainment.

No Turn Unstoned has its debut night at The Racecourse Hotel this Saturday and entry is free…

More details here…


Hosted by the No Turn Unstoned posse of musicians and story tellers, the event at the famous Racecourse pub is set to fill a gap in Salford and, if successful, will travel around other pubs in the city.

"We're just trying to re-ignite the oral tradition in Salford and to encourage more alternative entertainment in local pubs" says Mike Skeffington, who will be telling tall tales on the night.

"We want to do something different and hopefully people will see what's going on, get involved, enjoy it and have a laugh" he adds "We also want to help local performers get a chance to try out their material before a live audience."

One newcomer is Salford stand up comedienne, Sufiya Rehman, who joins folk bands, story tellers, poets and other guest acts in what should be something pretty special going on right in the heart of Salford's Lower Kersal community. Free entry too!


 

harry wrote
at 10:40:42 AM on Thursday, November 5, 2009
its what salford has needed for years i hope it will be a great success.show the world salford just what talent there is in salford. there is life outside the city of manchester in the north west
 
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