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02 Dec

Meet Amy Borg, NWS member and the latest addition to our team of freelance editors!

Amy is a writer, editor, and former agency reader with a Master’s in Publishing and Creative Writing from Kingston University. Over the last decade, she’s been working with agents, publishers,...

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03 Nov

Meet Steve Katon, our new NWS Programmes Officer

We’re pleased to welcome Steve this month as the studio’s new programmes officer. As a current MA Creative Writing student at NTU and with his well-versed knowledge of the...

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30 Sep

Meet the Mentors! Creative Non-Fiction Coach Shreya Sen Handley

Recently we had the pleasure of catching up with our Creative Non-Fiction coach Shreya Sen Handley! Shreya is an award winning writer who really has done it all, from...

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23 Sep

We’re hiring!

Freelance Programmes Officer Rate of pay: £14 p/h Location: 25 Hockley, NG1 1FH and flexible home-working Contract length: Ongoing Nottingham Writers’ Studio is seeking a new Freelance Programmes Officer....

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04 Aug

Guest blog: ‘Novel in A Year’ by Mike Leadley

This last year I did a thing. For many, the last eighteen months has either driven creativity or driven it out – for me it was the latter. Luckily,...

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07 Jul

Meet the Mentors! Scriptwriting coach Hugh Dichmont

This month for our ‘Meet the Members’ feature, we’re doing something a little different and taking a moment to introduce you to our fantastic scriptwriting coach Hugh Dichmont! Hugh...

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02 Jun

Meet the Members: Frances Thimann

Frances Thimann was brought up in Sherwood, and now lives there permanently again, after many years living in London, and some time working abroad. She has been writing for...

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05 May

Meet the Members: Alan Walker, Chair of the Board

For this latest edition of ‘Meet the Members’ we have the pleasure of introducing you to Alan Walker, the current Chair of the Nottingham Writers’ Studio board. What is...

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25 Mar

Meet the Members: Clare Stevens

Clare Stevens grew up in Somerset but has lived most of her adult life in Nottingham. She has a background in journalism and PR and wrote her first novel,...

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04 Mar

Meet the Members: Nick Sturgeon

Nick Sturgeon wrote his first non-fiction books back in 2003 to 2006 on various themes around property investment and being a landlord. These were traditionally published with Pearson FT...

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