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  • Young Writers Festival

    A Celebration of Young Writers Verse and Prose

    Sunday 10 March 2019 - Sunday 10 March 2019
    14:30 - 16:30

    The Exchange Arts Centre

    75 London Rd
    Twickenham
    TW1 1BE

    A celebration of great writing in the presence of His Worship The Mayor of Richmond Upon Thames Cllr Ben Khosa.

    As in previous years, our aim is to encourage young people to express themselves, to promote creativity, to nurture talent and celebrate excellence.

    All the finalists work will be presented by professional actors.

    Arts Richmond has worked closely with the boroughs schools and Art Service and The Exchange in Twickenham to involve young people in joys of writing.

    We have received  over 400 poems and short stories from enthusiastic young writers representing over 20 schools ,clubs and societies.

    Adult entrance on day £5.00 doors open at 2pm