Lauren Vevers is an award-winning writer and essayist from Newcastle upon Tyne.
In 2014, she was awarded the Best Young Writer Award and nominated for the Best Writer category at the Blog North Awards. She’s since been selected for the Channel 4 Random Acts Development programme and the Latimer x BBC Three Talent Scheme. In 2016, she was the recipient of New Writing North’s Young Writers’ Talent Fund. Her play, Trashed, was recently included on the Pint-Sized Playwriting Longlist for 2018. She's working with BFI as a participant on their Northern Exposure Script Lab.
She is also an arts educator and runs creative workshops with youth and community groups.