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Generous grant from ArtsNSW for NWF

Just 10 days out from the third Newcastle Writers Festival, the event has received a significant state government grant.  Festival director and Herald journalist Rosemarie Milsom received news about the $50,000 grant on Monday at the festival venue, Newcastle City Hall. ‘‘The festival has very quickly become a popular feature in the city’s cultural calendar and this grant enables us to immediately develop ideas for the 2016 program,’’ said Ms Milsom.’

Read the full article from the Newcastle Herald from Tuesday 10 March: