Culture Matters; Bread and Roses Song Writing and Spoken Word Award.

Dear Comrades,

It gives me great pleasure to announce that the second Bread and Roses Song Writing and Spoken Word Award (officially launched in September 2019 ) and will is open for entries until 14th December 2019, winners announced January 2020. The Award is brought to you by the Communication Workers Union (CWU) and Culture Matters, with additional support and sponsorship from the Musicians’ Union.

There will be five prizes of £100 which will be decided by the judges, made up of representatives from Culture Matters, Communication Workers Union, Musicians’ Union and performers. Each entry should adopt one of the following themes: Climate Emergency, Our Culture, More than Profit, Workers’ Lives and Global Solidarity. All video entries also have a chance of being featured on the Culture Matters YouTube channel. All entries, which should be in the form of audio or video files (MP3/4 format, YouTube link or similar) should be sent to

Please check out our website for further details.

We look forward to hearing from you and the entries coming in! Good luck!

Mollie Brown
Associate Editor
Culture Matters Co-operative Ltd