Members’ news March 2019

Place and Peace: Northern Ireland, Scotland, Europe 26 member David Manderson, of the Scottish Pen Writers for Peace committee, will be introducing this free ticketed event in Glasgow.  Peace is priceless. Peace is precarious. Sometimes peace comes…

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26 Recommends

I can’t understand how Rosamond Pike didn’t get an Oscar nomination for A Private War. Her portrayal of The Times’ war correspondent Marie Colvin was stunningly accurate and poignant, capturing her courage and determination, her trauma, her…

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26 Project Award

The 26 Project Award judging panel have, once again, been spoilt for choice. But after much deliberation, we have our winners. Read on to find out whose work has been recognised this year. At 26 we’re here…

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Meet the Freaks

Writing in response to the photography of Diane Arbus 4 May 2019 @ 2–5pm Join 26 board member and Dark Angels tutor Neil Baker for this experimental workshop at the Hayward Gallery, writing in response to the…

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Members’ News February 2019

Firstly, an exciting update from Elise Valmorbida. After a whirlwind trip to Melbourne, her book The Madonna of the Mountains has won the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for Fiction. Fantastic news – well done, Elise!   (Elise,…

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26 Recommends

I listened to Radio 4’s Money Box Live on 20 February – topic under discussion: the economics of being an author. Literary agent Karolina Sutton was on the programme, which covered finding an agent, traditional publishing, self…

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26 Recommends

Out of True by Susannah Hart: It’s a great pleasure to recommend a poetry collection from one of our very own. This is Susannah’s first collection, published by Live Canon. It’s a great collection, full of wit…

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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