Introducing the Hatch programme

From September 2018, we are so pleased to have been granted funding from Arts Council England to pilot a new programme – Hatch – offering a number of next step opportunities for young and emerging writers from 18 to 30, including training and development opportunities and an enabling fund allowing emerging younger writers to progress their…

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 Sheffield, Barnsley, Doncaster and Rotherham. News Flash: Hive groups accept new members all year round but we are…

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…

Publications

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

Projects

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.