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Mike O'Leary presents: RATLINES - Tales of Ragged Hampshire \ FRI 14th OCT, 7.30pm \ The Art House, Southampton

The Art House Gallery, Cafe & Venue

Friday, 14 October 2016 from 19:30 to 22:30 (BST)

Mike O'Leary presents:  RATLINES - Tales of Ragged...

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13 Oct 2016 £8.00 £0.92
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Event Details

To us, rats often represent the underbelly of place. 
Rats may well feel the same about us. 

With the aid of a variety of instruments, Mike will tales of rats, rot and ruination, tales that wiggle and twist beneath the surface of Hampshire. This is story telling for adults only. (Sorry kids.)

Mike is the author of Hampshire and Isle of Wight Folk Tales, Sussex Folk Tales, Hampshire and Isle of Wight Ghost Tales and Hampshire Folk Tales for Children; all published by The History Press. Mike is, however, a storyTELLER, so he won't be reading to you!"

How big was that rat again, Mike?

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The Art House Southampton CIC
178 Above Bar Street
SO14 7DW Southampton
United Kingdom

Friday, 14 October 2016 from 19:30 to 22:30 (BST)

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Mike O'Leary presents: RATLINES - Tales of Ragged Hampshire \ FRI 14th OCT, 7.30pm \ The Art House, Southampton
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