Village Notes

It'll be all right on the night!

As a writer, it's always very encouraging when someone wishes…
Nissan reception

Tact Time: film from Nissan: 30 Years On exhibition

A film from the Nissan: 30 Years On exhibition showing at the…

Remembrance Sunday at Shepherd's Dene: Explore WW1 through Creative Writing

  Join me on Remembrance Sunday, 8th November 2015…
Oriental Museum, Durham University
Maggie Davison with her bench

Dedicated to Maggie

This week saw the presentation of the first prize for…
Weardale

The Hills are Alive with the Sound of Poetry (and Short Stories)

It was a crisp spring day with the promise of snow when I met…
Bessie Pit Coal Drop 500

What Lies Beneath

Spending a Saturday morning in the woods, discovering industrial…
St Edmunds Chapel Gateshead

Limbo Opens at Sanctuary Artspace

It is always so exciting when a piece of your work is available…
Celia episode 1

Jerusalem, Jam and Celia

It is over four years since actor Penny Lamport, digital media…
Book signing Michelle Mone

My Fight to the Top

No, that's not referring to me - I'm not quite there yet! …