WRITE Festival 2019
Our 3rd WRITE Festival featured two jam-packed weeks of events and workshops for everyone to enjoy with some top names including authors Michael Rosen and Ann Cleeves, journalist Kevin Maguire and Geordie-favourite John Grundy.
WRITE Festival 2018
We were thrilled to welcome WRITE Festival back for its second year between 12-25 May 2018!After a fantastic first year, WRITE Festival evolved and grew for it's second year into a 2 week festival which boasted an even bigger programme of events for people of all ages to enjoy!
WRITE Festival 2017
From 21 - 25 June 2017, the first ever WRITE Festival was held here at The Word, National Centre for the Written Word. The 5 day festival was full of of unmissable events as we celebrated writing in all its forms with a host of award-winning writers.