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  • Tuesday 13th August 7.30pm Seven Bells at The Whitley Bay Brewery. Sail away for an evening with Elaine, Sandy Chadwin and Lasso the Moon. Tickets £3 in advance here
  • Friday 30th August 2pm A Blanket of Grass, Marden Quarry. An afternoon of spoken word en plein air hosted by North Tyneside Parks and Leisure. Visit here for more info and booking.
  • Thursday 5th September 7pm Poetry Jam at the Waddy on Waddington Street, Durham.
  • Tuesday 10th September 7pm The Princess and the Piano Whitley Bay Library with Mike Waller. Please contact North Tyneside Libraries for tickets.
  • Tuesday 8th October 7.30pm The Princess of Felling Party Holly Hill Sports and Social Club, Tyne and Wear, NE10 9NS. Get your glad rags on and get on down to Felling’s Holly Hill Club to celebrate The Princess of Felling. We can’t reveal the programme yet but expect bingo, blather, a buffet, a raffle and a performance of The Princess and the Piano by Elaine and songwriting partner Mike Waller. They will perform original songs inspired by Elaine’s home town of Felling. £5 in advance here
  • Monday 25th November 4pm The Princess and the Piano at Newcastle’s Central Library. Part of the annual Books on Tyne Festival.