Deptford Literature Festival
Lucas Vale Primary School present
Parklife Poetry
with Laila Sumpton

BSL Interpreted.

Yellow Banner with swirls and patterns on with 'Deptford Literature Festival' written on the top left and an image of children wearing high vis vests walking through a park in the middle

Come and join the children from Lucas Vale Primary School as they perform their Park Life polyvocal poem inspired by their explorations of Brookmill Park with poet Laila Sumpton and the Friends of Brookmill Park. Hear the stories of the park’s wildlife, birds, trees and river and Laila’s commissioned poem and pick up the Park Life Poetry Pamphlet.

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Deptford Literature Festival celebrates the diversity and creativity of Deptford and Lewisham through words, stories and performance. It is run by Spread the Word in collaboration with independent producer Tom MacAndrew. You can read more about the festival and see the full programme at