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Submitted by Liz Berg on Thursday, 19 March, 2015 - 18:06

Storytellers at Buckingham Palace by Royal command. Janet Dowling and Terrie Howey met the Queen and Prince Philip on March 18th as part of the commemoration of 50 years since the death of Winston Churchill.

Submitted by Liz Berg on Monday, 5 January, 2015 - 19:11

Our website is fast becoming the engine driving the Society forward but it is due for a facelift.

The Society for Storytelling is looking for a web designer/ developer who can transform the website (using Drupal) with added sparkles. Funds are available for this adventurous project.

 Are you the person to do it?

Can you make it more user friendly?

Can you take the story on to its next level?


Submitted by Liz Berg on Saturday, 3 January, 2015 - 19:05

The Society for Storytelling sends its warmest congratulations to its patron Professor Marina Warner on being made a Dame in the New Year Honours List for services to higher education and literary scholarship.

An award well merited.

Submitted by Amy Bell on Monday, 18 August, 2014 - 13:03
Ana Maria Lines

From October 10 to 12, the bustling North Yorkshire market town of Settle will play host to a veritable smorgasbord of storytelling events – we’ll let you in on some of the most intriguing-looking...

Submitted by Amy Bell on Wednesday, 6 August, 2014 - 15:11
Tim Ralphs

Here we showcase some of the delights in store for the month of August, and hope that you’ll find at least one storytelling event that tickles your fancy, even if the weather turns...

Submitted by Amy Bell on Tuesday, 15 July, 2014 - 15:03
Charlie Kane

Storywalks are a great way to hear exciting tales in beautiful surroundings. They're also the focus of Charlie Kane and Rachel Rose Reid's new venture StoryWalks International - we find out more...

Submitted by Amy Bell on Sunday, 6 July, 2014 - 17:35
International School of Storytelling logo

Among the myriad of storytelling festivals taking place over the summer and autumn, there’s another rather great addition to the calendar that we think that you should know about...

Submitted by Amy Bell on Monday, 30 June, 2014 - 12:02
Hugh Lupton

Even without festivals, there's still a veritable cornucopia of storytelling events going on this month that ought to enthral and enchant, whether the sun is shining or it's umbrella time...

Submitted by Amy Bell on Monday, 16 June, 2014 - 18:02
Blueblock Studio

The 2014 Commonwealth Games begins in Glasgow next month, but there’s something for even those who aren’t on the sporty side, including several storytelling events. We find out more.

Submitted by Amy Bell on Monday, 9 June, 2014 - 19:11
Tim Laycock

As there are so many fantastic festivals around this year, we think it's only right to let you know about a few more of them, both in the UK and just a bit further away...