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January 20, 2017

It’s going to be an exciting year for culture in the East Riding. We are very excited to be principal partners of Hull UK City of Culture 2017 as it means we can achieve bigger and better things than ever before. We are linking up with national and regional organisations to develop a programme that will […]

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October 20, 2016

“We’re going on a Troll Hunt!” Have you ever wondered where the Westwood Troll lives and what he likes to eat for his dinner? A fun and interactive storytelling workshop, held as part of the Beverley Literature Festival and Bridlington Poetry Festival, was able to answer questions like this for an enthralled young audience. Thanks […]

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October 6, 2016

Everyone Brave is Forgiven is set during the Second World War. What are the challenges of writing an historical novel? The risks of writing in period are many, even at first glance: that you’ll slip into modern idiom in dialogue and inner narrative; that you’ll be guilty of anachronism; that you’ll fail to capture the […]