Yorkshire-born Sally Wainwright began her career as a playwright and scriptwriter on The Archers and went on to write scripts for Coronation Street. She created her first original drama series At Home with The Braithwaites in 2000. Sally has won Royal Television Society...

Anna Chilvers’ most recent novel Tainted Love was published in 2016, and her first book Falling Through Clouds was published in 2010. Anna is interested in the links between writing, walking and the landscape. She is currently working on her next novel, as...

Robert and Carol Bridgestock write under the name RC Bridgestock. The writing duo’s most recent book When a Killer Strikes is the eighth title in the series featuring the down-to-earth detective DI Jack Dylan....

Something Dark tells the story of Lemn Sissay’s upbringing in care and the search for his family and true identity. The poet’s Ethiopian mother gave him up when he was two months old. He grew up in children’s homes and foster care and...

Join one of the UK’s best known contemporary poets, Ian McMillan and his son, award-winning poet, Andrew McMillan, for an entertaining evening of poetry and rip-roaring conversation, and a rollicking good night out!...

The Bradford-born playwright began writing for the theatre in 1995.  His most recent work includes his versions of Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies for the RSC at the Swan Theatre in 2014, which transferred to London’s West End and Broadway.  He...