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 Talking Tales

A warm, friendly story-telling night, showcasing the talent of Bristol and beyond.

Talking Tales #16 will be celebrating the launch of the 2017 To Hull And Back humorous short story competition anthology. Some of the winning writers will be reading at the event. If you would like to read your story alongside them, please check out the details below.

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When? Saturday 9th December 2017
Where?  Leftbank – 128 Cheltenham Road, Bristol BS6 5RW
When? 6.30pm (7pm start)
Deadline for submissions? Friday 1st December
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You can learn more about the To Hull And Back competition here, and more about the 2017 anthology here.

In the meantime, listen to the podcasts of our previous nights to get your pulse racing, or check out our YouTube channel.

Want to Perform?

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We want YOU to perform your story.

Newcomers welcome! There is no theme.



We only have a couple of rules:

1. Submit your story by the deadline to

2. Stories must be under 10 minutes

That’s it!

We’d love you to get involved.

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