Tagged: Northern Powerhouse Focus 2021

Cry freedom

Not many would have predicted back in March 2020 that 16 months on from the first national lockdown we would only now be slowly, hesitantly,... Read more

Q&A with the founders of the Up North Books podcast

Beth Barker and Kate Baguley talk to us about launching the “Up North Books” podcast to celebrate northern literature. Read more

Five questions for: Katherine Woodfine

Author Katherine Woodfine talks about her new book and relocating to the north of England.  Read more

Q&A: L J Ross

The crime fiction writer  L J Ross shares her experiences of engaging readers in the north-east, and weaving its settings and sights into her novels.... Read more

Northodox Press founders talk launching during lockdown

The founders of Northodox Press, a new crime fiction publisher based in the north of England, answer our questions. Read more

Fox and Windmill Books founders discuss plans for the press

Fox and Windmill Books is a new Bradford-based independent publisher that launched last month with the aim to celebrate and platform British South Asian writers.... Read more

Retail Spotlight: The Little Ripon Bookshop

Twelve years after opening, The Little Ripon Bookshop is prospering, having quickly established itself at the core of its community Read more

Hachette hails ‘game-changing’ moment as first of five regional bases opens doors

Hachette UK’s Manchester office is the first of five workspaces to open across the country in the next three months, in a move it says... Read more

Malcolm reflects on 25 years of New Writing North—and on her recent MBE

The founding chief executive of New Writing North Claire Malcolm reveals how the organisation has grown in the past quarter of a century, pivoted in the... Read more

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