Upcoming events for the Northern Short Story Festival… we hope to see you there!


Upcoming Events

FREE Guided Walk & Creative Writing Workshop, Middleton Park, 19th Oct

Saturday 19th October, Middleton Park, Leeds This Autumn, join Middleton Park Writer in Residence Richard Smyth as he explores the heritage and history of one of Leeds' most-loved local parks. Richard, who is an award-winning writer and journalist and a Yorkshire local, will lead a guided walk at 1.00 (please wear suitable outdoor clothing and […]

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Middleton Park, Middleton Park Road
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FRIGHTFEST at The Leeds Library, Sat 26th Oct

photo by Ricky Adam FRIGHTFEST is a one-day mini-fest of Horror writing in Leeds' oldest and most haunted Library. From Poe's Telltale Heart to Carey's Turn of the Screw, short horror has been keeping readers on the edge of their seat for centuries. Join us in the atmospheric setting of The Leeds Library, rumoured to […]

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The Leeds Library, 18 Commercial Street
Leeds, LS16AL
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RESIST with Gaia Holmes, SJ Bradley + Kimberly Campanello, Wednesday 30th Oct

Wednesday 30th October, Hyde Park Book Club, Gaia Holmes + SJ Bradley + host Kimberly Campanello. £3 The Northern Short Story Festival is proud to support the launch of Comma Press' Resist: Stories of Uprising, an addition to their acclaimed "Protest" series. Join local authors Gaia Holmes (Lifting The Grand Piano By One Leg) and […]

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Hyde Park Book Club, 27-29 Headingley Lane
Leeds, LS61BL
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