Category: News

18 Mar

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FROM ALAN WALKER, NWS CHAIR

Dear All, The spread of the Covid-19 virus is moving so quickly, and the Team at NWS have to react daily to any news updates we receive alongside new...

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16 Mar

An important message from the NWS Team

Dear All, Like everyone else, we don’t know how long COVID-19 will continue to have an impact on the community, but we do know there’s a possibility it will...

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31 Jan

What is ‘Words for Wellbeing’?

We spoke with our Words for Wellbeing facilitator, Samantha Gray ahead of her upcoming course at Nottingham Writers’ Studio to find out a bit more about how writing for...

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31 Dec

Member Achievements 2019

NWS is a thriving community of writers working in all forms of literature. Yet, often, writers don’t have the inclination – or time – to share their achievements. So...

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10 Oct

Meet our Children’s & YA Writing Coach, Emily Suzanne Young

Tell us a bit about yourself…  My name is Emily Suzanne Young and I am a young adult and children’s publisher with Cuthbert and Young. I work with writers...

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21 Apr

Are you an entrepreneur? Joanna Penn Workshop report

Joanna Penn challenged participants in her recent workshop, How to Make a Living from your writing, to be both entrepreneurial and ambitious. In the light of recent reports of...

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05 Oct

Life of Brian by George Barratt (NWS/Post competition winner, 16-17 category)

Wouldn’t say I was the best observer in the business, but I was in the top one.  On occasions I’ve been called bigheaded.  Most people are – in the...

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