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Literature Festival creates Lockdown Lantern Installation

Tue 30 Mar 2021

Literature Festival creates Lockdown Lantern Installation

A local festival has created a stunning Lockdown Lantern installation to commemorate a year since the first Covid-19 lockdown . The installation, commissioned by Huddersfield Literature Festival (HLF), takes the form .....Read more

The Rose in Poetry: illustrated poetry anthology

Tue 09 Mar 2021

The Rose in Poetry: illustrated poetry anthology

The Rose in Poetry, by Eugenia Russell (ed.) A beautifully presented illustrated poetry anthology. A lovely gift book in A6 format. To purchase a copy see: https://www.lonefoxpublishing.com/product-page/the-rose.....Read more

Writing portfolio

Sat 06 Mar 2021

Writing portfolio

I am excited to be able to share some of my work in this writing portfolio. Enjoy! Examples of work BBC History Magazine: historic travel article https://www.historyextra.com/period/medieval/ye-olde-travel-gui.....Read more

'Apart Together': The 2021 Poetry Business Project

Mon 15 Mar 2021

'Apart Together': The 2021 Poetry Business Project

The Poetry Business is delighted to launch ‘Apart Together’ – a digital writer development programme, featuring virtual workshops, Digital Poets-in-Residence, the recruitment of an Apprentice Editor-in-Residence, an open.....Read more

New title: Inspired by the Sea: an anthology of poetry

Fri 26 Feb 2021

New title: Inspired by the Sea: an anthology of poetry

Inspired by the sea: an anthology of poetry Edited by Eugenia and Quentin Russell The elemental nature of the sea and its changing moods has inspired poets since the earliest times. This selection of English and Am.....Read more

Dead in 10 available from Waterstones

Fri 19 Feb 2021

Dead in 10 available from Waterstones

I'm pleased to announce that my novel Dead in 10 is now available in paperback from Waterstones. Some recent reviews from the book's Amazon listing: 'Enjoyed reading this. Satisfying plot with plenty of twists an.....Read more

New Book Marks the 200th Anniversary of the Death of John Keats

Sun 21 Feb 2021

New Book Marks the 200th Anniversary of the Death of John Keats

Keats and the Pre-Raphaelites: a selection of poetry illustrated by Pre-Raphaelite artists and their successors Edited by Eugenia Russell & Quentin Russell Illustrated in colour 2021 marks the bicentenary of the.....Read more

Local Comedian Launches Lockdown Charity Children's Joke Book

Tue 24 Nov 2020

Local Comedian Launches Lockdown Charity Children's Joke Book

Herts based, award-winning stand up comedian Philip Simon has launched a children’s joke book based on his well-loved children’s lockdown homeschooling comedy YouTube show, School's Out Comedy Club. All profits from the .....Read more

Huddersfield Literature Festival launches online programme

Tue 09 Feb 2021

Huddersfield Literature Festival launches online programme

The Huddersfield Literature Festival (HLF) has announced its March programme, with most events taking place online for the second year in a row, due to Covid-19 lockdown restrictions. In 2020, the Festival was due to .....Read more

Take part in the Hudd Lit Fest/Woven Book Trail

Tue 09 Feb 2021

Take part in the Hudd Lit Fest/Woven Book Trail

Many of us have been escaping into a good book during lockdown – and now you can bring your favourite fictional characters to life by taking part in the Huddersfield Literature Festival (HLF) Book Trail, in partnership w.....Read more

Directors Call Out from Film Hub North

Sat 06 Feb 2021

Directors Call Out from Film Hub North

Film Hub North are looking for Directors interested in collaborating with some of the North's most exciting new writers. As Film Hub North gear up for another year of supporting new filmmakers in the North, they’re pu.....Read more

Empathy Day - Tuesday 9 June

Mon 08 Jun 2020

Empathy Day - Tuesday 9 June

Help mark Empathy Day by reading something from Kirklees Libraries "Under One Sky collection". They are voices not generally heard in the mainstream, from publishers not usually found in the larger shops. You'll certainl.....Read more

Refugee Week 2020 (15-21 June) - Kurdish Poetry Reading

Mon 15 Jun 2020

Refugee Week 2020 (15-21 June) - Kurdish Poetry Reading

Reading poetry can transport us to other worlds, help us understand other peoples lived experience. Poems can give us the words for what we feel and ways to express it to others. Poems can bring us out of ourselves and f.....Read more

Kirklees Windrush Day 2020

Wed 17 Jun 2020

Kirklees Windrush Day 2020

Monday 22nd June 2020 will be the third national Windrush Day and you're invited to take part in the first local celebration in Kirklees. After WW2 the Government encouraged people from commonwealth countries to come .....Read more

Kirklees Libraries launch Library Adventures Live!

Mon 13 Jul 2020

Kirklees Libraries launch Library Adventures Live!

On Tuesday 14 July, Kirklees Libraries will be launching an exciting online reading development programme for children in Kirklees. Library Adventures Live! will be the start of a fantastic programme aimed at encourag.....Read more

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