Welcome to the home of The Next Page. We are an arts organisation, based in the North East of England, running workshops and events, including Pure Fiction. Feel free to explore our website and get in touch.

Best wishes,

Elaine, Jen and Sandy

Forthcoming events


  • Thurs 21st Pot Luck Club, The Old George, Newcastle. 7.30pm. Free.
  • Thurs 28th Two National Poetry Day events run by Elaine. Morning 10am Northumberland Park’s community room. Afternoon 2pm Shipley Art Gallery. Free.


  • Thurs 12th Afternoon 1pm They Walk that Should Not: talk by Sandy, Northumberland Park’s community room. Free.  Evening Tales from the Dead House, The Exchange, North Shields. 7.30pm.  Join storyteller Sandy Chadwin & friends for an evening of tales & music embracing the ghostly, the uncanny & the macabre, if you dare that is… £3
  • Thurs 19th The Ghost Stories of MR James: Games of an Antiquary The Old George, Newcastle, 7.30pm. Talk by Sandy £2.50.
  • Sat 21st Two events in North Shields Library Morning North Tyneside Writers’ Circle, 11am. Free. Afternoon Creativity Countdown Workshop run by Jennifer & Elaine £10.