Beat The Gong with MC Jason Cook
Fri 14 Jun
Just beat it! It's the most brutal comedy night on Teesside
Winning Words – Writing Competition Standard Short Stories
Sat 15 Jun
Back again for 2019, the Crossing the Tees Short Story Competition offers writers the chance to see their fiction in print. But what does it take to craft a successful competition entry?
Empire of Booze: British History Through the Bottom of a Glass
Sat 15 Jun
Henry Jeffreys looks at 800 years of British history told through the medium of drink including the Gin Craze, famous port drinkers of the 18th Century, boozy misadventures in the tropics and the Royal Navy.
Meet Author Bill Jones
Mon 17 Jun
After thirty years in broadcasting, Bill Jones turned to a career in writing. His first two biographies, The Ghost Runner and Alone, were shortlisted for the William Hill Prize and won ‘best writer’ category in the 2012 British Sports Book Awards.
Teesside Poetry Connexions: Branchlines
Sat 8 Jun (Middlesbrough) Sat 15 Jun (Stockton) Mon 17 Jun (Hartlepool)
A fun creative writing workshop to encourage new teenage writers aged 16-19.