How First Story Are Changing Lives

How First Story Are Changing Lives

The last 18 months haven’t been kind, particularly to young people. The percentage of UK school students eligible for free school meals has risen from 15% to 20% since March 2020, and on top of that they’ve had to cope with online learning, homeschooling, returning to...
Pippa’s Published Poetry

Pippa’s Published Poetry

In 2018 one of the region’s many independent publishers, Soundswrite Press,issued a call for submissions for their first collection of emerging East Midlands women poets. The book, titled Take Three, would feature the three best poets. I’d been working on poems...