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March Newsletter

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Young Writers’ Workshop October

First Story courses are for young writers interested in creative writing. Over two days of workshops, our writers will lead participants through exercises and discussions that explore elements of creative writing and focus on imagination, voice, and expression. Participants also have the chance to develop their own writing in group workshops and one-to-one tutorials with […]

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Wishlist

Our wishlist consists of items which would really help us deliver the First Story programme in areas of need. It includes: Exercise books Digital camera Writing paper Pens Notebooks Calculator Laptops If you can help with any of the above, we’d love to hear from you! Just drop us a line: info@firststory.org.uk. Thank you!

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Volunteer for First Story

Thank you for taking an interest in volunteering for First Story. We rely on the help of people with a wide range of skills to support the work that we do, either from home or in our London office. Some of the ways you can help us include: Proof reading (January-July) Copy editing (January-July) Designers (January-July) […]

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Stories to make you laugh or cry

Wednesday 29 February, The Tabernacle, London Premier debating forum Intelligence² is staging a fundraising evening in aid of First Story. The event will see poets, novelists and an actor take to the stage, each with fifteen minutes to make you laugh or cry or both. Join us to hear stories from William Fiennes, Salena Godden, […]

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