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Arvon runs an annual programme of creative writing courses and retreats for schools, groups and individuals. Our courses, tutored by leading authors, are held at three beautiful rural writers’ houses and include a powerful mix of workshops and individual tutorials, with time and space to write, free from distractions of everyday life. Arvon courses are in a wide range of genres and we have different styles of courses. Grants are available to help with course fees.

ARVON COURSES & RETREATS

One-to-one

Jan 24

Online 10:00

Fiction

Arvon 1-1 with Kerry Young

In-depth feedback on your fiction work-in-progress

Kerry Young
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5 Day Course

Jan 28-Feb 2

The Hurst

Poetry

Winter Warmer: Poetry

New year, new writing

Ann Sansom Poetry Writing Course Arvon Tutor
Ann Sansom
Roger Robinson Poet Poetry Writing Course Arvon
Roger Robinson
Guest: Jackie Hagan
One-to-one

Jan 29

Online 9:00am

Fiction

Arvon 1-1 with Chris Wakling

In-depth feedback on your fiction work-in-progress

Christopher Wakling Arvon tutor
Christopher Wakling
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Retreat

Feb 4-9

Lumb Bank

Fiction

Winter Warmer Fiction: Tutored Retreat

New horizons, fresh perspectives

Stephen May Arvon Creative Writing Course Tutor
Stephen May
Jane Harris
Linda Green Arvon tutor
Guest: Linda Green
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One-to-one

Feb 5

Online 9:00am

Fiction

Arvon 1-1 with Chris Wakling

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Christopher Wakling Arvon tutor
Christopher Wakling
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One-to-one

Feb 7

Online 10:00

Fiction

Arvon 1-1 with Kerry Young

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Kerry Young
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One-to-one

Feb 12

Online 9:00am

Fiction

Arvon 1-1 with Chris Wakling

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Christopher Wakling Arvon tutor
Christopher Wakling
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One-to-one

Feb 12

Online 10:00

Fiction

Arvon 1-1 with Kerry Young

In-depth feedback on your fiction work-in-progress

Kerry Young
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WRITERS HUB

ARVON BLOGS

Irene Hossack – The Literary Life

15 Jan 2019 / #Arvon50

The Literary Life
I have found my place at Lumb Bank,
a wooden bench outside the communal dining room,
away from…

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Ben Bransfield – #Arvon50

08 Jan 2019 / #Arvon50

It was an English teacher at school who first introduced me to the word ‘Arvon’, after having seen that creative writing…

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Arvon Writer

Carmina Masoliver – Shaneeka is not your friend anymore

03 Jan 2019 / #Arvon50

I was fortunate enough to be taken on a funded Arvon course by Apples & Snakes as part of The Writing…

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Wyl Menmuir – #Arvon50

26 Dec 2018 / #Arvon50

I wrote the first thousand words of what became my debut novel at a small desk overlooking the fields at the…

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Do you believe that everyone should have the opportunity to unlock their creative potential?

We believe that everyone deserves the freedom to imagine, write and explore ideas regardless of their age or financial background.

OUR SCHOOLS & GROUPS WORK

We offer residential weeks for schools, young people and adult groups.

Our weeks for schools and groups follow the same pattern as our adult course programme – led by two professional writers, with tutorials, group workshops, and time and space to write.

The 2019 Arvon brochure

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