Clare Reddaway

A White Christmas

Robin Hood and The Rule Of Six

Clare Reddaway writes short stories and plays. Her stories have been widely published, regularly broadcast on BBC Radio Bristol and elsewhere, and have won and been shortlisted for national competitions, including being shortlisted for the Bridport prize this year. She loves performing her stories, and to this end, set up Story Fridays with collaborators Kilter Theatre in 2012. They have been going from strength to strength ever since. As for her plays, they have been performed across the UK, including a run at the Edinburgh Festival followed by a short tour, and productions in London as well in the south-west. Read more at


Clare regularly reads her stories at Story Fridays. If you’d like to get a flavour of her writing, here are a couple of examples from the Story Friday archives.

Touching the Sun from Story Friday 2018:


No Animals Were Hurt In The Writing Of This Story from Story Friday Brief Encounter: