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Family Event, Sat 7 Apr 2018, £5-£7.50

Nick Sharrat's Big Draw Along

Nick Sharrat's Big Draw Along

Nick Sharrat's Big Draw Along - Join acclaimed children’s writer & illustrator Nick Sharratt to find out how he creates his picture books. He’ll show you how to draw Tracy Beaker & Timothy Pope, kings, cats and all kinds of crazy creatures!


Almshouse Street,
NP25 3XP


Join acclaimed children’s writer and illustrator Nick Sharratt to find out how he creates his picture books. He’ll show you how to draw Tracy Beaker and Timothy Pope, kings and cats and all kinds of crazy creatures. Plus he’ll share some of his very best drawing tips. Bring pencils, paper and something to lean on and expect plenty of chances to join in!

Nick has illustrated close to 260 books. They range from board books for babies to novels for young teenagers. He’s worked with authors including Julia Donaldson, Jeremy Strong, Michael Rosen, Giles Andreae, Kaye Umansky, Kes Gray and most notably Dame Jacqueline Wilson and he’s also written around 40 of his own bestselling books.

He’s also the proud recipient of a gold Blue Peter badge. .

Running time 1 hour.

Adult: £7.50 Child: £5

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

Children welcomeFacilities for hearing impaired

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 7 Apr 2018 15:00 to 16:00
1 hour +


Adult £7.50
Child £5



See location of The Blake Theatre on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SO 509127  Lat: 51.81086 Long: -2.71223

We are situated adjacent to the entrance of Haberdashers Monmouth Boys School.


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls


  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesHearing loop system
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system


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