Time to Write: Saturday Series

Do you love writing? Looking for a creative way to spend your weekends? Aged 8-12 and living and/or studying in Norfolk? Join us for Time to Write: Saturday Series!

Over nine sessions, you’ll create characters, build worlds, and write stories. In celebration of the 10-year anniversary of Norwich as a UNESCO City of Literature, we’ll take inspiration from the heritage and history of Norwich and Norfolk, creating stories together from the historic Dragon Hall in the heart of medieval Norwich. You will have the opportunity to:

Time to Write: Saturday Series is a space where your story is important.

You’ll be in a group of 15 like-minded creatives and led by experienced workshop tutor and writer, James Smart. In your final session, you’ll be joined by a performance expert to teach you how to bring your stories to life when reading out loud.

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All workshops will take place at Dragon Hall in Norwich and begin on Saturday 23 January 2021.

To sign up for Time to Write, you must live or go to school in Norfolk.


You can take part in the Time to Write workshops free of charge. We also have bursaries available towards costs to enable participation in this project for those who would not otherwise be able to do so – whether this is toward technology or to support loss of earnings due to a Saturday job. To discuss further please contact Victoria Maitland, Programme Officer by email victoria@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk or call 01603 877177.

Supported by The D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust