Writing Courses 

Tutor: John Jenkins

6 Week Course – £72 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 25th April to 30th May (With Bank Holiday on 2nd May) &

Monday 6th June to 18th July, 10am to 12pm

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

5 & 7 Weeks.

Five week course £60 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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