Young writers’ groups

If you’re a secret scribbler, vocal wordsmith, closet novelist or part-time poet, Hive runs a network of young writers groups in…


Writers’ Days

Hive writers’ days give you the opportunity to explore writing forms in more depth and work up-close with…


Writing Events

Hive delivers talks, workshops, writing surgeries and open mics aimed at giving you more insights into writing forms…



Hive publishes a yearly anthology of a selection of the best writing by young writers from across South Yorkshire…



Hive, and its pool of writers, have vast experience of supporting and delivering a wide range of writing-related projects…


Hive Young Writers’ Competition

Hive runs a biennial writing competition for young writers 14 to 25 from across the South Yorkshire region. Our aim is…


Young Writers’ Festivial

South Yorkshire young writers’ festivals attract young writers from across the North of England.  They are a one-stop-shop…


Arts Award

If you attend a Hive young writers’ group, or are regularly involved in Hive activities, we run a writing-focused Arts Award.