We’re excited to announce our collaboration with The University of Cambridge to provide two new tuition fee bursaries.
First Story programme graduate, Imaru Lewis’s speech to current students at the Young Writers’ Festival 2018.
YWF18 speakers included award-winning poets Kei Miller and Shivanee Ramlochan and best-selling author Stephen Kelman.
We’re delighted to announce the winner of the 2017 First Story 100-Word Story Competition in partnership with Vintage.
YWF17 went dual-site for the first time! Featuring poets John Agard and Grace Nichols in Oxford, while Simon Armitage spoke in Hull.
First Story announced as one of two new partners of the BBC’s short story awards.
Literature review from First Story, Paper Nations and LKMco explores what schools can do to support creative writing.
David Walliams and Lauren Child were among authors to celebrate with The Duchess of Cornwall where charities gifted 70 children’s books to 70 schools.
We’re looking for First Story graduates to shape what we do.
Take your writing to the next level by applying to our exclusive Mentorship scheme in partnership with the Folio Prize Foundation and Rathbones.
Naomi Alderman, Laura Dockrill, Anthony McGowan and Dave Rudden will be joining First Story at this year’s Young Writers’ Festival
First Story has partnered with Cheltenham Festivals to run writing residencies to Gloucestershire secondary schools.