We enjoyed a fun evening determining the results of our flash fiction competition this week. All the entries were read out by two readers and then members attending voted on their favourites for first, second and third prizes. And the winner was….. 1st place –… Read More »Flash Fiction Competition 2022 Results
Giles kicks off his brogues and saunters over the thick-pile carpet. He’s got two champagne flutes in one hand, a bottle of Lanson in the other and a big box of chocolates tucked under his elbow. “What are you after?” drawls Amanda as he begins… Read More »Selection Box – by Will Tate
‘Gets lino cleaner twice as fast. That’s what they said. Change lino to vinyl and that’s it: homework done,’ Gran splutters between coughs. ‘Don’t be daft woman,’ Dad says. ‘It’s an adventure story the school wants, not an advertising jingle. I love you, but we… Read More »Flash – by Kathy English
Local writer of fiction for children, artist and illustrator. He’s been writing since 2000 and has earned many accolades and awards. Books fall into the horror genre and include a series called Tales of Terror’. His paintings have appeared at the Royal Academy Exhibition.
Edith is Professor of Classics at Durham University, previously at King’s College London. She specialises in showing how Aristotle’s philosophy from the Ancient World can be applied to how to live in the modern world in her book Aristotle’s Way, Ten Ways Ancient Wisdom Can… Read More »6th September – Professor Edith Hall
Deborah Balm is an audiobook narrator of fiction and non-fiction books. A relatable, contemporary native British female voice artist with a smidge of sass. Born in Yorkshire, she now lives in Cambridge after her career in software engineering took her from Leicester, to Basel, and… Read More »3rd May – Deborah Balm
Our Annual General Meeting will be held online this year, over Zoom. All members are encouraged to attend. It’s your chance to hear how the group is doing, understand more fully how it is run and put forth opinions on various subjects. Our Chairman, Harry… Read More »5th April – AGM (Online) – Members Only