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Young Writers' Groups

Writing East Midlands supports a network of five creative writing groups for young writers across the region

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The Writing School

Be inspired with a Writing East Midlands creative writing course

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Writers' Directory

Join hundreds of East Midlands' writers in our free directory

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Write Here! Residencies

Write Here is Writing East Midlands' Writer in Residence Programme.

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It's Our Write Toolkit

It’s Our Write is a practical guide to engaging Roma and other EAL (English as an additional language) pupils with creative writing.

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Solstice Prize 2017

Our Short Story & Poetry Prize for Young Writers aged between 10 and 17 years old.

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NPR accepting submissions for ISSUE 2

The Northampton Poetry Review is now open to submissions for inclusion in its second issue. We welcome submissions of poetry, short fiction, non fiction and reviews. The theme for this issue is HIBERNATION...Read More

Rubery Book Award

Book competition for self published or independently published books.Read More

IOP Flash Fiction & Poetry Prizes

We have two competitions; flash-fiction (a story of 500 words or fewer) or a poem where the theme involves physics or has a physicist as a a character. Free to enter & cash prizes. Full rules are available: writingcompetition2017@iop.orgRead More


Readers' Day 2017

The 14th Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Libraries' Readers' Day - an all-day event for book lovers.Read More

How To Get Published

A short writing course packed with info and advice for authors looking to get their work out there, be it short stories, novels or novellas!Read More

Afternoon Author Talk with Margaret Dickinson

Join us for a lunchtime talk by local author Margaret Dickinson about her career to date and her upcoming novel, The Poppy Girls.Read More

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