Writing Courses 

Tutor: John Jenkins

6 Week Course – £72 per course.

7 Week Course – £84 per course.

Course 1 : Writing for Pleasure



Have you always wanted to write? Now is your chance!

Whether you want to write your life story, develop a useful second income or graduate to a full-time occupation as a feature writer and author of fiction, this course will encourage you to get started and answer the basics of the craft. The sessions will include everything you need to know about writing and help give it a professional polish. No previous experience required.

Course Dates:

Monday 12th September to 17th October &

Monday 31st October to 12th December, 10am to 12pm

(With  half term break on 24th October)

These courses are consecutive and can be paid for together if preferred.

5 & 7 Weeks.

Six week course £72 and Seven week course £84

John Jenkins


John has been teaching creative writing in its various forms here at Allendale House for more than 10 years. His vast experience and knowledge has helped many local people publish their own work.



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