Our first meeting of 2022 sees us welcome former chair and award winning biographer Phyllida Scrivens, to talk about her latest book: The Great Thorpe Railway Disaster 1874: Heroes, Victims, Survivors (Pen and Sword Books, September 2021). However, due to increasing Covid cases in the area, we have opted to hold this meeting online via… Continue reading IMPORTANT: Meeting change – The Great Thorpe Railway Disaster
Starting Your Family History
Gill Blanchard leads the first workshop of the season.
Getting to Know Our Villains
On Saturday we ran the last workshop of the summer.
17/18 Programme now up!
The wait is over. Our new programme for the new season is now up on the website and details all the fun we have planned from September! Our first meeting is at 7:30pm on Tuesday 19th of September where we welcome Elly Griffiths, popular crime writer, alongside Alison Bruce a fellow crime writer who will… Continue reading 17/18 Programme now up!
A Flying Start
On Tuesday 20th September, Norwich Writers' Circle came together for their first meeting of the season. We were joined by Benjamin Johncock, author of The Last Pilot. His inspiring talk delved into his inspiration for The Last Pilot as well as offering some sound advice to the group. The NWC would like to extend a… Continue reading A Flying Start
After breaking up for the summer, Norwich Writer's Circle are back. Benjamin Johncock, author of The Last Pilot and winner of the Author's Best First Novel Award 2016 , will start us off with a bang with his talk entitled: 'Leaving Things Unsaid: the process of writing The Last Pilot and why less is always more'.… Continue reading We’re Back!
As per usual throughout the summer members will be able to meet at the Greenhouse Cafe. 42-46 Bethel Street, Norwich NR2 1NR from around 1pm. These are simply informal get togethers over a light lunch or simply a coffee, for as little or as long as you like. We try and be sure that at… Continue reading Summer Times
End Of Season Part II
Thanks to those who attended the AGM last week. It was an excellent night, enhanced by a raffle and post business dinner downstairs in the café. This year sees a couple of big changes to the Committee: Séan Hindle is after more than ten years in various roles, stepping back as Vice Chairman & Webmaster… Continue reading End Of Season Part II
End Of Season
5th July: Yes it's that time again, your Annual General Meeting. As is policy on these occasions there will be no door fee to pay. Nevertheless you may still like to bring some spending money along for additional raffle prizes. Just as we did for the Summer Social, tickets we be available at £1 a… Continue reading End Of Season
A Busy Week
21st June kicked the week off with a well attended and varied, entertaining Club Night. Notices came first , particularly St. Peter Mancroft Church requesting contributions from Circle members to its glossy magazine. But it wasn’t long we were listening to a fair old mix of pieces from the members. Anne Funnel explained her contribution… Continue reading A Busy Week