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Poetry at the CUBE Simon Armitage Competition - Final part of the winning entry!

Since last week we have been posting Lily Gornall's winning entry from our Simon Armitage poetry competition. Read on for the third and final part of her poem....
Award winning poet, playwright, novelist, lyricist and broadcaster Simon Armitage performed at Déda as part of Derby Book Festival on Thursday 4 June   Simon Armitage Poetry Comp… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/poetry-cube-simon-armitage-competition-final-part-winning-entry/

Simon Armitage Poetry Competition - Part Two of the winning poem!

Following on from last weeks post - here is the second part of Lily Gornall's winning poem.
Award winning poet, playwright, novelist, lyricist and broadcaster Simon Armitage performed at Déda as part of Derby Book Festival on Thursday 4 June   Simon Armitage Poetry Com… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/simon-armitage-poetry-competition-part-two-winning-poem/

June CUBE Book Club reviews

Our monthly Book Club discuss their two selected titles for June.
Next Book Club: Thursday 30 July June's Book Club review this month's titles Thanks to everyone who made it on Thursday and shared their opinons with the group. It is always in… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/june/

Poetry at the CUBE Simon Armitage Competition

Lily Gornall won the poetry competition which we ran for our Derby Book Festival Simon Armitage event. Here is the first part of her winning entry!
Award winning poet, playwright, novelist, lyricist and broadcaster Simon Armitage performed at Déda as part of Derby Book Festival on Thursday 4 June Simon Armitage Poetry Competi… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/poetry-cube-simon-armitage-competition/

Work Based Learning in Journalism - Elise's placement (Week 1)

2nd year BA Journalism student Elise tells us about her first week at Déda and the CUBE café|bar.
Our latest blog update has been written by Elise Gill, a second year BA (Hons) Journalism student at the University of Derby, who is currently on placement with us at Déda and the… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/worked-based-learning-journalism-elises-placement-week-1/

March CUBE Book Club reviews

The group discuss two titles selected for the month of March.
October's Book Club review their books of the month  Still Alice by Lisa Genova   A bit about the book…. Alice Howland is proud of the life she worked so hard to build. At fi… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/march-cube-book-club-reviews/

February CUBE Book Club reviews

Musings from our regular CUBE Book Club group. This month: The Moth by Catherine Burns and The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
February's Book Club review this month's titles The Moth by Catherine Burns Suzanne described how the book is made up of short 7 - 8 minute true stories. The book is based on a … http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/february-cube-book-club-reviews/



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