West Sussex Writers 80th Anniversary Event

Day-long writers’ event with 6 acclaimed speakers, Saturday July 29th, 2017

To celebrate its 80 year anniversary, West Sussex Writers is holding a day-long writers’ event in central Worthing, featuring talks and seminars from 6 fantastic writers

The event is open to all - but ticket numbers are limited.

Lunch and refreshments are included in the ticket price.

Alison Macleod will start the day with a Keynote presentation, this will be followed by a workshop format with 3 break-out sessions in the morning and 3 in the afternoon, with the following titles:

Alison Macleod – “Creating Characters in Fiction: Enigma & Revelation”
Melanie Whipman - “Characterisation for All Abilities”
Stephanie Norgate – “…whisperings around desolate shores…”
Clare Best – “Using photographs and mementoes to mine material for life writing”
Julie Everton – “How to develop ideas for film”
Umi Sinha – “Wordplay”

The full day of activities will take place on Saturday, July 29th, starting at 9:30am for a 4:30pm finish – with lunch, refreshments and end-of-day celebrations included in the ticket price. It will be held at Bohunt School, 65a Broadwater Rd, Worthing BN14 8AG. Parking is available on site.

Tickets are on sale now, for £22, available online now.
Members of West Sussex Writers will be allowed free tickets and should book their place here.


Discounted membership for the forthcoming year will be available on the day.