Edge Hill students celebrate Manchester Day

A group of current and former Dance students from Edge Hill University performed in the Manchester Day Parade alongside other local dance artists. The mile-long parade took place on Manchester Day, an annual event created in 2010 that celebrates the city of Manchester and its people. Each year Manchester Day has a theme, and this […]

Edge Hill media lecturer directs film finale of Liverpool Sgt Pepper celebrations

An Edge Hill lecturer has directed a film written by Liverpool’s Frank Cottrell-Boyce, which was shown as the finale of the city’s ‘Sgt Pepper at 50’ celebrations on Friday 16 June. The world premiere of A Day in the Life (24 Zero Hours) was screened to a sold out audience at Woolton Picture House, and media lecturer […]

Literary events to examine northern writing and identity in fiction

Edge Hill University will host two literary events this month exploring identity in fiction and the concept of “northern writing”. Publishing the North, on the 12th of June will explore concepts of Northern Writing, whether such a thing exists and what northern-based publishers have to offer in comparison to the multinational giants. During this event […]