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Free Creative Writing workshops at East Village, Stratford
Report from the London Book Fair
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A Spread the Word commissioned report reveals the UK publishing industry is not reflecting the UK's cultural diversity
Grab your diaries...
'What makes a good story?'
Win tickets for opening night!
'Curious Hands - 24 Hours in Soho'
Coming soon - Cityread London Young Writer in Residence Sarah Perry's poetry collection and accompanying podcasts.
After three and a half years of amazing work, Sue Lawther will step down as Director of Spread the Word on 30th June 2015. She is leaving to pursue other creative interests.
Supporting diverse writers to get work in the publishing industry
Connecting Stories: Entrepreneurial Partnerships between New and Traditional Forms of Writing by Luke Kelly
Three London writers to take part in community writing workshops
Continuing our work with the pediatric units
From crime fiction to poetry to writing from real life, we have something to help you improve your writing. Katy Massey, Katy Darby and Claire McGowan are just some of the inspirational writers waiting to work with you...
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Winner of London Short Story Prize 2014
Lemn Sissay introduces the New Young Poet Laureate for London on National Poetry Day
Grants for the Arts advice from Gemma Seltzer of Arts Council England
Downloadable docs on a variety of topics useful to writers. These ones are all about your writing career.