Hamlet

Hamlet by William Shakespeare The short 11 minute version from The Children's Shakespeare by E. Nesbit E Nesbit (the Railway Children) wrote this in 1907. Set in Denmark, the play dramatises the revenge Prince Hamlet is called to wreak upon his uncle, Claudius, by the...

Hamlet

Hamlet by William Shakespeare The short 11 minute version from The Children's Shakespeare by E. Nesbit E Nesbit (the Railway Children) wrote this in 1907. Set in Denmark, the play dramatises the revenge Prince Hamlet is called to wreak upon his uncle, Claudius, by the...

What ‘If’ Southend?

If by Rudyard Kipling Voted the best poem of the 20th century. Joseph Rudyard Kipling 30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936 was an English journalist, short-story writer, poet, and novelist. He was born in India, which inspired much of his work. Kipling's works of...

Hamlet

Hamlet by William Shakespeare The short 11 minute version from The Children's Shakespeare by E. Nesbit E Nesbit (the Railway Children) wrote this in 1907. Set in Denmark, the play dramatises the revenge Prince Hamlet is called to wreak upon his uncle, Claudius, by the...

What ‘If’ Blackpool?

If by Rudyard Kipling Voted the best poem of the 20th century. Joseph Rudyard Kipling 30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936 was an English journalist, short-story writer, poet, and novelist. He was born in India, which inspired much of his work. Kipling's works of...
Anthem for Doomed Youth

Anthem for Doomed Youth

Anthem for Doomed Youth by Wilfred Owen Lest we forget Take a minute. Stop the clocks. We remember the soldiers of all wars with "Anthem for Doomed Youth" a well-known poem written in 1917 by Wilfred Owen. Close...