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Many of our general events and activities are open to non-members, so do get in touch if you would like to attend. If no other contact details are given, please get in touch.

 


Council Meeting

Date: 11th September 2017

Members: please send questions and comments you feel should be addressed to one of the Council members listed on the home page of the website.


 

Autumn Lunch

A delicious three-course hot lunch with waiter service. Vegetarian options and pay bar available. See Summer WW for details

Date: 21st September 2017

Location: National Liberal Club, One Whitehall, London, SW1A 2HE

Speaker: Nicola Beauman of Persephone Books

Download booking form

Non-members and guests welcome.


 

Drama Workshop

Members' plays, sketches, monologues etc read by guest actors and critiqued by the audience.

Venue: Leicester Square Reference Library, St Martin's Street, London, WC2H 7HP

Held 3 or 4 times per year, on Saturdays.

Date: 23rd September 2017

Time: 11am-4pm.

Cost: £14 per person. Tea and coffee provided, but bring a packed lunch.

Plays to be included must be submitted in advance. Details from  Martin Cort


 

Dorset/Wiltshire and Hampshire Group

Location: The Old Tea House, 44 High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1UT

Date: 28th September 2017

Time: 12:30 for 13:00h

Cost: £12 (inc. buffet lunch)

Speaker: Cassandra Clark, author and medievalist

The regional group meeting will be held in the atmospheric sixteenth century OLd Tea House in the centre of Dorchester where Thomas Hardy took tea. Our speaker, Cassandra Clark, is author of the acclaimed “Abbess of Meaux” medieval mystery series based in the fourteenth century and featuring the nun sleuth Hildegard of Meaux. Described by “Choice” Magazine as ‘Cleverly plotted, [with] twists and turns […] that bring a turbulent period of history to life’, Cassandra’s novels have a worldwide following.

Booking required

Contact:  esterdavies@yahoo.com or  enquiries@swwj.co.uk


 

Fiction Writing Workshop

Venue: ALCS,1st Floor, 86, Fetter Lane, London, EC4A 1AD

Date: 19th October 2017

Time: 11am-4pm.

Cost: £35 members. £40 non-members

Led by novelist Sue Moorcroft.

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Council Meeting

Date: 27th November 2017

Members: please send questions and comments you feel should be addressed to one of the Council members listed on the home page of the website.


 

Christmas Tea

Afternoon tea, including a selection of sandwiches, cakes and scones, will be served. Book table, where members can sell their own work. Bring & Buy and raffle. Plenty of time to mingle and chat to friends, old and new.

Date: 7th December, 2017

Location: National Liberal Club, One Whitehall, London, SW1A 2HE

Non-members and guests welcome. Full details, prices and booking forms will be published in The Woman Writer magazine and on our facebook and twitter pages, approximately eight weeks before the event.


Council Meeting

Date: 15th January 2018

Members: please send questions and comments you feel should be addressed to one of the Council members listed on the home page of the website.


Council Meeting

Date: 5th March 2018

Members: please send questions and comments you feel should be addressed to one of the Council members listed on the home page of the website.


 

Spring Tea and Prize-giving

A chance to celebrate our competition winners. Presentation of trophies and certificates. Readings from some of our winners and runners up.

Date: 14th March 2018

Location: National Liberal Club, One Whitehall, London, SW1A 2HE

Guest Speaker: Award-winning novelist Janet Gover

Non-members and guests welcome. Full details, prices and booking forms will be published in The Woman Writer magazine and on our facebook and twitter pages, approximately eight weeks before the event.


Council Meeting

Date: 18th June 2018

Members: please send questions and comments you feel should be addressed to one of the Council members listed on the home page of the website.


 

AGM and Summer Gathering/Tea

Date: 28th June 2018

Location: National Liberal Club, One Whitehall, London, SW1A 2HE

Non-members and guests welcome to attend summer gathering. Full details, prices and booking forms will be published in The Woman Writer magazine and on our facebook and twitter pages, approximately eight weeks before the event.


Council Meeting

Date: 10th September 2018

Members: please send questions and comments you feel should be addressed to one of the Council members listed on the home page of the website.


 

Autumn Lunch

A delicious three-course hot lunch with waiter service. Vegetarian options and pay bar available.

Date: 20th September 2018

Location: National Liberal Club, One Whitehall, London, SW1A 2HE

Non-members and guests welcome. Full details, prices and booking forms will be published in The Woman Writer magazine and on our facebook and twitter pages, approximately eight weeks before the event.


Council Meeting

Date: 26th November 2018

Members: please send questions and comments you feel should be addressed to one of the Council members listed on the home page of the website.


 

Christmas Tea

Date: 5th December 2018

Location: National Liberal Club, One Whitehall, London, SW1A 2HE

Non-members and guests welcome. Full details, prices and booking forms will be published in The Woman Writer magazine and on our facebook and twitter pages, approximately eight weeks before the event.

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