Our Writing Workout attendees are busy with intense writing exercises today. Here is poet Isabel Rogers in action!

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The Writing Workout this Saturday, 4 November, is fully booked! If you'd like to add your name to the waiting list, please email You never know. A spot may open up!


The Writing Workout on November 4th has been so popular that we've added an additional classroom that will run the same workshops concurrently. Same speakers, same workshops, small class sizes. Get your spot before they're all gone!

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Places are filling quickly for the Winchester Writers' Festival Writing Workout - 4 November, 10 - 4 pm. Five sessions of 50 minutes each with five experienced and supportive tutors. Only £55 for the day, including tea and cake! For more info and to book:

Lots of bookings coming in for the Writing Workout. Don't miss your opportunity to take part in this excellent day at a great price!

Booking is now open for the popular Winchester Writers' Festival Writing Workout, Saturday 4 November, 10 - 4, at the University of Winchester. Flex your creative writing muscles with a series of guided exercises led by experienced writing tutors in a friendly, supportive environment.

The day consists of five sessions, each 50 minutes long, with short breaks in between. Work through character ideas, conflict and emotion, narrative voice, setting and shape in your work. Suita...ble for new writers as well as the more experienced, working in any genre. Tutors include Adrienne Dines, Isabel Rogers, Stephen Thompson, Lorna Fergusson and Judith Heneghan. Tea, coffee and cake provided.

Bring your own lunch or eat in one of the campus cafes and don't forget to bring writing materials.

Cost is only £55 for the day! Book early as the workshop fills quickly.…/winchester-writers-festival…

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Winchester Writers' Festival Writing Workout Saturday 4th November 2017, 10-4pm St Alphege Building, The University of Winchester, Winchester, Hampshire&nb

Missed the Writers' Festival this year? We've posted a little recap of highlights from the weekend on our website: Enjoy!

I am having so much fun sending prizes and certificates to the winners of our ten writing competitions and imagining their excitement as they open the envelope!

Winchester Writers Festival added 2 new photos from June — at University of Winchester.

Lemn Sissay - Keynote Speaker

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In the office today, sorting through papers and coming down from the high of the Writers' Festival! What a great weekend we had! Thanks to all that came and if you're not on our newsletter mailing list, please do join to be the first to hear about next year's Festival and any other events/workshops that we may run throughout the year. Sign up at Photos and a Festival recap will be posted on our website in a week or so.

The final hour of Sunday Workshops, which wraps up an action-packed weekend of workshops, talks, one-to-one appointments, open mics, readings, dinners, and writing, writing, writing at the Writers' Festival! Exhausted but happy! Were you there? What was your favourite bit?