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Workshop for Writers at Exeter Custom House with Wyl Menmuir and The Writer’s Block

Quay Words has teamed up with Cornwall-based The Writers’ Block to explore ways that Exeter Custom House can be a catalyst for young people and schools. Initially with a series of training workshops for writers. Participants will be given training in The Writer’s Block method of immersive creative writing workshops, aimed at unlocking children’s creativity…

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Announcing the winners of the Quay Words Young Writers’ Flash Fiction competition: Trading Places

Announcing the winners of the inaugural Quay Words Trading Places Flash Fiction competitionAfter judging over 100 entries from across the South West, we’re pleased to announce the six winners of the Trading Places Flash Fiction competition. Young writers in two age categories were tasked with producing very short pieces of creative writing, 250 words for…

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Quay Words Young Writers at Exeter Custom House

We are experimenting and trying out all sorts of creative, word-based activity in the process of developing the historic Exeter Custom House on Exeter Quayside as a hub for literature. We have been working on this in partnership with Exeter Canal and Quay Trust for two years now and during that time several school groups…