Saturdays 11am-1pm
Current term dates: 18, 25 September, 2, 9, 16 October, 6, 13, 20, 27 November and 4 Decmber 2021


The Word, Market Place, South Shields, NE33 1JF

Please meet Group Leader Rue Collinge on the Children’s Floor at The Word

Who is it for?

Young people aged 12-19. No writing experience necessary. Everyone is welcome.

The South Shields Young Writers’ Group meets at National Centre for the Written Word (The Word) on Saturdays during term-time.

The group has explored loads of different literary genres and writing styles including poetry, folklore, animation, songwriting and crime-writing. It’s a fun and welcoming group for anyone wanting to develop their writing talent, or simply looking to come along and give it a try.

Sign up here, or email youngwriters@newwritingnorth.com for more information.