Northern Writers’ Awards: North Shields Roadshow

Event information

Where: The Exchange Theatre, Howard Street, North Shields, England, NE30 1SE

Date: 21 January 2023

Time: 1:30pm – 5:30pm

Cost: £5.00

Type: Northern Writers' Awards , Talk

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The Northern Writers’ Awards discover and support writers in the North of England, with a focus on supporting new work-in-progress. They offer a wide range of opportunities for writers at all stages of their careers, including publication, mentoring, manuscript assessment, writing placements, retreats and cash awards to buy time to write.

The North Shields Roadshow will include a Q&A session with Northern Writers’ Award winners, a panel discussion about life writing, a Q&A session with an agent and time for networking.

Confirmed speakers include the novelist Laura Fish, screenwriter and dramatist KB Jacobs, poet John Challis, novelist Heather Askwith, writer Shaun Wilson, and literary agent Mark Stanton (Stan) of The North literary agency.