• Leicester Writes is a literature development project dedicated to supporting and promoting regional and diverse voices.
  • Our regular networking events give local writers the opportunity to access expertise and advice as well develop their writing skills.
  • We're thrilled to announce The Leicester Writes Short Story Prize 2017 is now open for entries. Our esteemed judging panel includes writers Nina Stibbe, Rebecca Burns, Divya Ghelani and Grace Haddon as well as bookseller, Debbie James.