Slatehead: The Ascent of Britain’s Slate-climbing Scene is the first book by UEA alumnus Peter Goulding and is published as an e-book by New Welsh Review this week. The winner of the 2019 New Welsh Writing Awards: Rheidol Prize for Writing with a Welsh Theme or Setting, it will be published in book form on 29 October. Peter graduated from the UEA MA in Biography and Creative Non-Fiction in 2018. He has previously worked in pubs, kitchens and on building sites, and currently works at Center Parcs as a climbing wall instructor. A long extract from Slatehead was published in the Times Literary Supplement in April.