Slatehead: The Ascent of Britain’s Slate-climbing Scene is the first book by UEA alumnus Peter Goulding and is published in paperback by New Welsh Review this week. It was released as an e-book earlier this year. 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. Slatehead was the winner of the 2019 New Welsh Writing Awards: Rheidol Prize for Writing with a Welsh Theme or Setting. A long extract was published in the Times Literary Supplement in April.