Be inspired by History, and the History Magpie, at the Rochester Litfest on October 10 2015

On Saturday 10 October, the third Rochester Literary festival – ‘Live’n’Local’ – will be kicking off a fantastic line up of literary events inspired by local people and places. The Saturday programme is full of workshops and talks perfect for history fans and I’m absolutely thrilled to be running a creative writing workshop in the […]


The History Magpie’s flying to Medway and Swale for new ‘Wandering Words’ project

Hello again, I thought this news deserved something a little more than a blog post so, for the first time ever, I’ve produced a video  – fingers crossed it works! To find out far more about the ‘Wandering Words’ project and all the other writers involved, please visit the Rochester Litfest website. None of it […]