Stoke Young Writers’ Group

The groups are now closed to new starters for the current academic year. Booking for the new academic year will open in May 2019.
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Our Stoke-on-Trent Young Writers’ Group is for those in school years 6-9 and is led by actor and writer, Patrick McConnell, along with an Assistant Writer. The group meets at the Emma Bridgewater Factory from 11:00am – 1:00pm on one Saturday per month from September. 

The group will meet on the following Saturdays:

15 September 2018
6 October
17 November
15 December
19 January 2019
9 February
9 March
6 April
11 May
15 June 2019

The advertised dates are subject to change where unavoidable. All those who book places for this group will be kept informed of any changes.

If you have any questions, please contact Emma Boniwell at emma[at]

Please note that places are limited. If the group is fully booked, you will be informed as soon possible after we receive your booking form and you will be added to a waiting list.

The Stoke Young Writers’ Group is supported by Stoke-on-Trent Libraries and the Emma Bridgewater Factory.


Emma Bridgewater Factory