If you’ve always wanted to try your hand at creative writing, this is the class for you. We’ll look at techniques to get you started, how to generate inspiration and ideas, what to do when you’re stuck, how to approach different genres and styles, what to do with your work once you’ve written it, and much more. You’ll get advice and feedback, and lots of help and support in finding your way. This is a great class for beginners and returners of all ages (16+).

Monday 19:00 – 20:00 starting 21/06/21 for six weeks.

Fee: £55. Concessionary prices available on request.


A series of eight intensive classes for writers looking to refine their craft. We’ll look at specific elements of crafting stories, including (but not limited to): point of view and narrative structure, framing and storytelling devices, using tenses and time, building worlds and building people, telling the truth, using voice and crafting your style.

Thursday 19:00 – 20:00 starting 24/06/21 for eight weeks.

Fee: £99. Concessionary prices available on request.


A series of five workshop-style classes looking at genre writing. Whether it’s science fiction, fantasy, gothic horror or cosy crime, we’ll look at the nuts, bolts and quantum-powered engines of genre fiction and by the end of the course you’ll be overwhelmed with ideas and techniques to help you produce your genre blockbuster!

Monday 19:00 – 20:30 starting 06/09/21 for five weeks

Fee: £99. Concessionary prices available on request.

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There are no qualifications or entry requirements but you must be over 16 to attend. For now, all classes will take place online via Zoom. Zoom is free to use. When you sign up and pay for a class or workshop, you’ll be sent a zoom link. All you have to do is click the link to register and get into the class.

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