Residential Writing Courses and Professional Development

  • The Arvon Foundation  
    An Arvon course offers the opportunity to work hard at writing and enjoy a creative break from routine life in the company of other writers. The courses bring together people of all ages and backgrounds, unified by a common desire to write.
  • Ty Newydd Creative Writing Centre  
    Ty Newydd is the National Writers' Centre for Wales which runs creative writing courses in English and Welsh for people at all levels of experience.
    literaturetraining (formerly the New Writing & Literature Consortium), a group of seven literature organisations which includes NAWE, Survivors' Poetry and NALD, provides comprehensive information, advice and guidance on professional development for the literature sector. 

    Help with your poetry with Poetry Prescription - the Poetry Society's appraisal service.