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Creative Writing Workshop

Be inspired to have a go at writing your own poetry inside the stunning setting of Gawthorpe Hall.

  • Booking essential

Join us on a special guided tour of Gawthorpe Hall, collecting words and ideas along the way before heading to the Nursery to put them together in a poem. Whether you already write poetry or want to get started, there will be hints, tips and ideas to inspire you. Plus tea, coffee and biscuits included for some extra inspiration.

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Prices

Event prices

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Event ticket price£10.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 01282771004 Book your tickets by clicking on the green 'Check Availability' button at the top of this page.

Suitability

18+ event

Meeting point

Front door of Gawthorpe Hall

Accessibility

Please note: This event is held in the Nursery on second floor of Gawthorpe Hall accessed by the main staircase. Unfortunately, due to the historic nature of the building, there is no lift.

Contact info

Lancashire County Council

Upcoming events

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Literary Trail 

Explore the famous writers and poets with connections to the Kay-Shuttleworth family in this bookish trail round the Hall.

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on
20 Jun to 30 Jun 2024
at
12:00 to 17:00
+ 8 other dates or times
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Gawthorpe Hall and the Story of a Friendship 

An illuminating talk on the friendship between Elizabeth Gaskell and Charlotte Bronte and how the Kay-Shuttleworths of Gawthorpe Hall played a major part in it, by Dr Diane Duffy.

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on
21 Jun 2024
at
13:00 to 14:00
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Explore Embroidery with Pendle Threads 

Meet our friendly sewing experts and discover some fascinating embroidery and sewing to inspire you.

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on
28 Jun 2024
at
12:00 to 16:00
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Ranger Walk and Talk 

Join us on a walk with a National Trust Ranger and learn about the challenges to conservation and what work is being carried out to improve biodiversity.

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on
29 Jun 2024
at
11:00 to 12:00
+ 1 other date or time