The joy of 26

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On Saturday I went off to Wordstock, 26’s annual festival of words at the Free Word Centre. This year we had a particular cause for celebration – 26’s tenth anniversary. Extraordinary how much 26 has achieved in…

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26 noticeboard

News and announcements for 26ers including the Wordstock line-up, an early shout-out for writers with a Christmas spirit and 26 in Norwich.   26 for Norwwwwich! Take a virtual trip to Norwich on a dedicated website You’ve…

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The 26 noticeboard

News and announcements about all things 26 including Wordstock, 26 Words, Pecha Kucha and celebrating Norwich’s literary past. Norwich rocks! My daughter had gone to see Bruce Springsteen at Wembley and she suggested I should start my…

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26 noticeboard

This is the place where all things 26 hail. From Tessa Ross to Wordstock to Norwich to Pecha Kucha, and a homemade meat pie on a sofa… Read on. Universettee There was homemade meat pie, cider and…

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News from 26

There’s no hibernating for 26’s members; the month is brimming with creative projects, conferences and book launches. And after work, comes play with news of sunny Spain.   Mudlarking on the Thames foreshore The other day, Andy…

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26 noticeboard

News and announcements from this parish, including revisiting our first project: 26 letters, Throwaway Lines the Second, 26 Miles putting on its slippers and Norwich editors chomping at the bit (cf Black Beauty) 26 presents Tessa Ross…

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When Jane met Mary

For our latest project, 26 of our members were paired with historic writers from Norwich, England’s only City of Literature, and asked to write something. Jane Chittenden was paired with Mary Mann. Unfamiliar with Mary’s work, Jane…

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Project Updates

Well done, Norwich. The football team did well but our congratulations go to Norwich as a city where words mean a lot. Two recent announcements have lifted Norwich’s status. First, Arts Council backing for the development of…

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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