Exterior Nissan Sunderland evening

Fact finding and inspiration at Nissan

I am very pleased to report that photographer James Sebright…
Pat Robson
Hexham Abbey
pen writing

'Introduction to Creative Writing' workshop at Sunderland Festival 2016

I am delighted to have been invited to develop and deliver a…

Follow the Sun

Here in the North East we move amongst such richness of heritage…

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Notebook, pen and coffee

Village Notes: a radio play by Rachel Cochrane

Less than respectable goings on in suburbia
pen writing

Sunderland Literature and Creative Writing Festival 2016

Rachel's workshops for schools and adults
cat on windowsill

Installations: Poetry by Sue Hedworth

Inspired by Sue's experiences & observations
Hadrian's Wall

Coira's Wall by Simon Van der Velde

An extract from Simon's novel set in Roman Britain

Steady Hands by Simon Van der Velde

A chilling short story set in Victorian Newcastle

On Low Newton Beach by Simon Van der Velde

A tale of passion and anger set on the coast