9781999350949Paul organised the Live from Worktown's 2019 Anthology on the theme of 'Overheard'. A record number of entries were received and the hard copy book is being printed and will be available from 21st November 2019 - watch this space.

Ambition for Aging funded the memory bank project which was run by Paul and Rita Gornall in conjunction with the Reminiscence Group of Halliwell History Society. The outcome of the project, which ran from January to March 2019, is online video blogs in which older Bolton people talk about various history aspects of life in Bolton - click here for the website.



Paul is the chair of Live from Worktown (LfW). In late 2018 he ran and compiled the 2018 Live from Worktown Anthology, "Commemoration". He is currently putting together aspects of Live from Worktown's 2019 programme - watch this space.




A new poetry book from Paul called 'Poems from Underground' is available


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Paul is the chair of Live from Worktown (LfW). In October, LfW received a fairly major grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) which has allowed them to expand their operation considerably. Click here for details of the events in the Bill Naughton Season and click here for the new Bill Naughton's Bolton website.