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30 writers share £40,000 prize fund

30 writers share £40,000 prize fund

Press releases   •   Jul 08, 2016 11:54 BST

​A record 30 writers have been recognised at this year’s Northern Writers’ Awards – including the inaugural winner of the Northumbria University Student and Alumni Award.

Bestselling writer to headline Crime Story 2016

Bestselling writer to headline Crime Story 2016

Press releases   •   Feb 10, 2016 11:00 GMT

​Paula Hawkins, author of The Girl on the Train, will headline this year’s Crime Story festival, delivered in partnership by Northumbria University and New Writing North.

One week left to enter the Northern Writers’ Awards

One week left to enter the Northern Writers’ Awards

Press releases   •   Jan 28, 2016 09:59 GMT

​Writers based in the North of England have one week left to enter the Northern Writers’ Awards 2016.

 Exclusive award seeks to find next literary star from Northumbria

Exclusive award seeks to find next literary star from Northumbria

Press releases   •   Jan 12, 2016 14:16 GMT

​Northumbria’s final year students and alumni have the chance to show their literary promise this month.