Tony Williams

Author:  Tony Williams
Tony Williams grew up in Matlock, Derbyshire, lived for a decade in Sheffield now lives in Alnwick. He teaches creative writing at Northumbria University, but previously worked as an environmental charity worker, dogsbody in a French restaurant, and custodian of a disused lead mine. He was also a failed child wrestler. He writes poetry and prose fiction. His first collection of poetry, <em>The Corner of Arundel Lane and Charles Street</em>, was published by Salt and shortlisted for the Aldeburgh First Collection Prize and the Portico Prize for Literature.