January 2015

Post by Lamplight Team, January 2015.

Now in our second year, we hope to continue expanding our horizons and publish new, exciting publications. Lamplight Press have established new Managers and we have created our first ever newsletter this month! Our electronic newsletters will be published monthly and distributed via email. To make sure you don’t miss out, sign up to our newsletter.

Meet The 2014-15 Managers:

Samantha Warburton – Head of Design. Keeps our advertising campaigns, newsletters and our book covers looking fantastic, as well as taking charge of the day to day running of Lamplight Press.

Chloe Collins – Editorial Manager. Responsible for meeting with our authors, creating opportunities to meet new talented people and ensuring all our publications are perfect and ready to impress.

Alice Bilsborough – Multimedia Manager. Creates all our videos and multimedia campaigns, sources videos for our YouTube channel, expands our publications into ebooks and is currently devising a promo video for our Journeys anthology.

Charis Edworthy – Webmaster. Keeps our website looking great and up to date, and is currently working hard ready to reveal our revamped website.

Becky Davis – Rights and Contracts Manager. Deals with all the legal details to ensure the publications of Lamplight Press run smoothly.

Danielle Sullivan – Marketing Manager. In charge of ensuring our calls for submissions and advertising campaigns are effectively showcased to you all, and has recently planned a launch of Lamplight Press t-shirts.

Megan Cliffe – Social Media Manager. Lamplight’s communicator through the mediums of social media. Keeps you all informed on our latest updates as well as sharing fun, interesting posts for us all to read.

Rachael Milsom – Admin and Communications Manager. Ensures that your submissions are received and looked at by Lamplight Press and creates the monthly newsletter to keep you updated.

Printed Publication 2014-15:

We are currently publishing an anthology based upon the theme of journeys. We are looking for aspiring and budding creative writers and artists to be a part of this exciting project! This is a great opportunity to get your work published. If you have any questions or want to get involved, please contact us. We will be accepting submissions until the 27th February 2015 which will need to be sent to Submissions can be in the form of poetry, short stories and illustrations. For more information and guidelines for submissions check out our Lamplight Press Facebook page.

Look out for posters around campus and members of our team wearing Lamplight Press T-shirts. And if you’re visiting Loughborough University for one of our open days – make sure to pay us a visit in the Martin Hall building!

Don’t forget to like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter to keep up to date on all our projects and opportunities! We are always looking for submissions, writers, illustrators and also volunteers so if you want to work with, or for, Lamplight Press, get in touch! Looking forward to reading your submissions!