Free word

Exciting news for members of 26. We have become an associate of the Free Word Centre in Farringdon. This entitles members to use the facilities in Farringdon Road for meetings and events, and it’s a great place…

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Free The Word 2011

To recognise and thank us for the work done by 26 to support PEN in recent years, we’ve been asked if our members would like free tickets for events at this year’s Free the Word festival, which…

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Something extraordinary

There’s PEN – the world’s oldest human rights organisation, the most prestigious group for writers worldwide, founded in 1921 by John Galsworthy and since then involving just about every great writer you can think of. And here’s…

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75th International PEN Congress

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“Is that the chocolate?” friends asked in casual conversation before I left London for Linz. “No, it was Hitler’s adoptive home and capital of choice. But this year it’s the European Capital of Culture.” How appropriate that…

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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