WORD! is an 20-year-old voluntary poetry and spoken word organisation based in the East Midlands.

Not only does it deliver one of the longest running poetry and spoken word nights in the UK, but it is also pioneering an ever expanding programme of other activities across Leicester and Nottinghamshire.

Our programme of activity includes: an annual slam, poetry festival, regular Leicester and Beeston based events, an ongoing programmes of workshops and associated projects and a publishing imprint, 'Word Poetry'...

Join us for our regular Leicester night at Attenborough Arts Centre, last Thursday of the month, 7.30pm.

If you'd like to join us or to learn more about what we do, please get in touch via email [email protected] or phone 07856 784 545.

You can also visit our new website at www.wordpoetry.co.uk and join our Facebook group.