Archive for the ‘Prose’ Category

Posted on: April 4th, 2016 by admin No Comments

One of the highlights of the recent York Literature festival was hearing Rosie Bailey introduce a posthumous collection of U A Fanthorpe’s prose and poetry about her experience of working as a clerk/ receptionist in the outpatients department of a hospital near Bristol in 1974, the experience which pushed her into poetry. Do look out for Berowne’s Book published by Enitharmon Press.

Illustrated Talk Wednesday July 3rd 7.30 New Earswick Folk Hall

Posted on: July 1st, 2013 by admin No Comments

Just One Street: North Parade at the Start of Two Centuries is the subject of an illustrated talk for York’s Family History Society this week. It will look at research into the street’s origins and its first occupants, and consider the huge differences between their lives and residents interviewed in 2010.

York Authors

Posted on: April 13th, 2013 by admin No Comments

Despite two books, I’m not sure I’ve earned the title Author yet, but York Authors a newly formed group have let me join them! To discover who they are and what they write visit

U A Fanthorpe ODNB entry now available online

Posted on: March 1st, 2013 by admin No Comments

Ilkley Fringe Festival. Just One Street. Thursday October 11th. 9pm. Playhouse.

Posted on: August 1st, 2012 by admin No Comments

All welcome to this free illustrated talk, North Parade at the start of two centuries as part of Ilkley Festival Fringe. Ilkley Playhouse.

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