Working mum attracts interest from publisher within hours of winning short story prize

Working mum Tamsin James has attracted interest from a publisher within hours of winning the MA Prize at this year’s Edge Hill Short Story Prize award ceremony.

Grenfell Tower inquiry: expert explains four main findings – and how emergency services must improve

Focus on the fire service. John Gomez/Shutterstock.   Paresh Wankhade, Edge Hill University The long-awaited phase one report of the public inquiry led by Sir Martin Moore-Bick into the fire at the Grenfell Tower has been published. This report examines the events of an extremely complicated situation on the night of June 14, 2017, which […]

Riddle helps solve victorious firsts’ penalty conundrum

Cup action for many of Edge Hill University’s sports teams meant a reduced BUCS fixture programme – but many of those sides who did participate enjoyed safe passage in pursuit of silverware in 2019/20.

Acclaimed author Tessa Hadley commends ‘gathering prestige’ of Edge Hill Short Story Prize

The winner of last year’s Edge Hill Short Story Prize, acclaimed author Tessa Hadley, has commended the award’s ‘gathering prestige’ ahead of this year’s ceremony.

Student with passion for railways stars in new TV train challenge

An Edge Hill University student with a love for steam locomotives and model railways has championed his passion on a new TV programme.

Edge Hill Professor contributes to international consensus statement on mental health in sport

An Edge Hill University professor is one of a team of experts to produce an international consensus statement on mental health awareness in sport.