WRITE Festival 2017

From 21 – 25 June 2017, the first WRITE Festival was held here at The Word, National Centre for the Written Word.

The 5 day festival was full of of unmissable events including writing workshops, performances, storytelling, songwriting, poetry slams and more as we celebrated writing in all its forms with a host of award-winning writers.

The festival proved a huge success, with visitors being able to attend over 20 events.

We were there every step of the way to keep a record of all the great things that were happening. Below, you can read all about the festival and find out everything you want to know about each event which took place, including photographs and interviews with the award-winning writers.