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The Poetry Machine at Exeter Custom House

 Saturday 21st, Wednesday 26th May 2- 5 pm and 28th May*, 11 am-3 pm  The Poetry Machine: Heart-fizzing poetry inventions made especially for you!  Poet, Beth Calverley, will be joining us at Quay Words with her word-whirring Poetry Machine. This is your chance to experience poetry, created in response to your thoughts, feelings, ideas, and…

Thursday 26 May 11:00 am - Saturday 28 May 3:00 pm

Bookable Writers’ Room

Thank you for your interest in our writers’ room at Exeter Custom House. This is a free, bookable dedicated room for anyone who needs an inspirational environment to work on their creative writing, whether alone or in a small group. The space is equipped with a large writer’s desk with a view over the Quayside….


Quay Words Community Writing

At Quay Words we’ve been developing a model with self-expression through creative writing at its heart, for use as a tool in community building and supporting marginalised groups. We’ve been reaching out to groups that work with all kinds of communities in the Exeter area, to join us for free creative writing courses. The communities…