Writing Workshops 2021


What does it mean to be culturally capable?

Cultural Capacity Training with Cherie Johnson from Speaking In Colour

Creative Writing – start the year with this general writing course

From Character Development to Plot with Pamela Freeman

Scriptwriting with Hilary Bell

Writing for Children with Lesley Gibbes

Self Publishing with Graham Davidson

Writing History with Christine Bramble

Memoir writing

Poetry Masterclass with Toby Fitch

Speculative Fiction


HWC Members, Check out 'Writing News' in the main menu for the current writing contest


2020 program

February: Creative Writing

March: Travel Writing with Walter Mason

May: Editing with Claire Bradshaw

June: Memoir Writing with Susan Francis

July: Poetry Workshop with Ross Gillett

September: Writing for Children with Tim Harris

November: Writing Masterclass with Jaye Ford and Fiona McArthur


Postponed until further notice:

First Wednesday each month, 3-5pm

Live Readings at Newcastle Art Gallery – all welcome – free event

Spectate or participate – share a poem, story, opinion piece, script or song. Cash prizes awarded.