The 2015 Residential Anthology is here and is jam-packed with a host of exciting new voices.
We’ve been awarded a Creative Writing in Schools grant for £600,000 by Arts Council England to expand our programme.
Listen to interviews with First Story students, talking candidly about their experience of participating in the programme.
The award-winning authors will be joining us to speak about the craft of writing and to answer any questions our young writers may have.
The overall winning poem in our First Story National Writing Competition by Mukahang Limbu has been published in The Sunday Times.
Our co-founder on writing, First Story and why every student should have creative-writing provisions.
Our prize giving ceremony and public talk will be held as past of LSE’s Literary Festival.
We are thrilled to announce the longlist for First Story’s National Writing Competition 2014-15.
We are very proud to present the First Story Residential Anthology 2014.
YWF2014 featured Mark Haddon, Philip Pullman, Caroline Bird and John Berkavitch over two days at the University of Oxford.
We’re excited to announce our partnership with Cheltenham Festivals to run writing residencies in schools in Gloucestershire.
Jasmine Burgess and Helen Woods make two of the three finalists for the competition.