Pippa’d to the Post

James Walker, NWS Chair, announces the appointment of a new Development Director, 31 May 2013. This week we shortlisted six applicants for the post of Development Director and held interviews on Tuesday. On the panel was myself, Henderson Mullin (WEM), Niki Valentine (founder member and University of Nottingham) and Robin. Each candidate gave a 5–7…

Framed, New Novel by Christy Fearn

The girl with the Byron tattoo is back! We’ll be celebrating the publication by Open Books of Christy’s novel Framed: A Historical Novel about the Revolt of the Luddites. Known for giving Romantic figures a rock’n’roll makeover in her lively talks (e.g. Byron the First Rock Star, Shelley—Punk or What?), Christy takes on Lord Byron…