This page lists the meetings for 2019. Please call back regularly for the latest information. Please Note: We ask those that attend meetings for £2.50 towards the cost of hiring the room. RIVERSIDE MEETINGS 2019 January 28th February 25th March 25th April 29th May 20th (bank holiday 27) June 24th July 29th August 19th (bank holiday 26) September 30th October 28th November 25th December 30th  Read More →

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Introducing some of the people at Riverside Writers Peter Caton: A retired family man from Wirral I’ve been a writer since about 2005.  It began when my kids asked me to write a children’s adventure, originally told as a bedtime story some thirty years earlier.  Once I’d started, I found the appetite to continue to write and develop my skill. Now it feels like I own a goldmine of experience, wisdom, and characters from which I can create and colour my material.  I enjoy writing in a variety of genres: humour, drama, fantasy, poetry, and inspirational pieces for special occasions.  I’ve got a lively andRead More →

A brief history of Riverside Writers Article by Tim Hulme Riverside Writers started back in 1998 meeting twice a month in West Kirby, Wirral – alternately in the Library in the evenings and in Westbourne Hall in the mornings. We abandoned Westbourne as it was not good for working people. We used to charge £1 a week or £10 a year which helped to pay for two or three speakers each year. For a couple of years we had a monthly slot on ‘7 Waves Radio’, reading out our stories & poems. We have once joined forces with the actors from the Little Theatre inRead More →

Riverside Writers of Wirral. Creative Writing in West Kirby, Wirral, England. Riverside Writers are an enthusiastic and informal group who live and work on the Wirral Peninsula in Cheshire, England. They meet each month in West Kirby Library at 7:30pm, where they hold workshops, set group writing projects and offer constructive guidance. See below for the latest meeting information. The group was formed in 1998, and its members include published authors plus absolute beginners, people who are developing writing careers and people who write purely for fun. Non-fiction writers, poets and fiction writers of all genres are equally welcomed. For a full list of meetingRead More →