Award-winning writer

Jamie Delves has just won the 26 Emerging Writer Award. Sophie Gordon caught up with Jamie about the search for stimulating work post graduation and how block rocking rhythm unlocks imagination. Firstly, congratulations! How does it feel…

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Introducing The Other Box

On 1 November, 26 is teaming up with The Other Box and Wonderbly to put on an evening of inspiring talks delivered by people from minority backgrounds. We caught up with Roshni Goyate, co-founder of The Other…

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Deconstructing the logo

John Simmons caught up with designer David Carroll, who created an appropriately flexible logo for Wordstock Deconstructed. David shared the inspiration behind the logo, and his thoughts on working with writers. This year we have a new…

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Writing the revolution

Fashion Revolution is on the search for writers. Laura Hunter chats to Heather Knight, Fashion Revolution’s Head of Communications, about the campaign that’s reached an incredible 150 million people. And how language and creativity can change behaviours…

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Every Object Tells a Story

On Friday 16 June, we held our first-ever popup Wordstock Deconstructed event at The Storytellers. The event was based on an extraordinary exhibition displaying the collection of Oliver Hoare, one of London’s most distinguished dealers. We invited…

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Words from Preethi

Preethi Nair, author, publicist and publisher, not to mention this year’s Wordstock Speaker Extraordinaire answered most of Elena Bowes’s questions.     “Listen hard, dream big and take the first step” was my takeaway from your terrific…

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Latest 26 images

Disused pub in Hoxton by Andy York
Photo by Lucy Beevor
Image by Tony Linkson
Found on the island of Giglio, Italy by Chris Bird.
26 Screenshot by Lara Muth
I live at number 26, and this is my bin!  Rebecca Thomas
Captured in Venice by Elen Lewis
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Distance markers on a disused railway in East Sussex. The Cuckoo Line.  By Tony Linkson
Distance markers on a disused railway in East Sussex. The Cuckoo Line.  By Tony Linkson
Distance markers on a disused railway in East Sussex. The Cuckoo Line.  By Tony Linkson
Spotted by Marin Lee at the Serpentine in Hyde Park
Spotted in Copenhagen by Helen MacKinven.
Spotted on the airfield of Tivat airport in Montenegro by Martin Lee
I took this picture in a fabulous vegan and raw food restaurant in Turin - Ezri Carlebach
Spotted in Capri by Laura Hunter
Woods near Jouqueviel, Midi-Pyrenees, 10 minutes after I had told my walking group about 26. They gave me a funny look. By David Mathews
Image by Ed Pritchard
Image by Lydia Thornley in Krakow
Spotted in Belfast by Jonathan Holt
From Christmas travels in Krakow by Lydia Thornley
Night time lamp from Christmas travels in Krakow by  Lydia Thornley
Daytime lamp from Christmas travels in Krakow by  Lydia Thornley