Red Lighthouse Writing Projects

Red Lighthouse is Mantle’s programme of writing projects which include community events, workshops, festivals and writer training and development.

MAKING IT HAPPEN: Developing ideas for children’s fiction, March 17

Whether you are starting out, already have an idea or even a work in progress, you could benefit from time spent with two experienced children’s writers, Linda Newbery and Celia Rees. On offer is practical advice on planning and starting your story to make the best of your ideas and maintain motivation. The focus will be on fiction, from the youngest stories to young adult novels.A Wolves & Apples Masterclass. More information and booking

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Self-publishing your Children’s/Young Adult Book – Wolves & Apples
Find out about the practical aspects of self-publishing and marketing children’s/young adult books from Karen Inglis, a successful self-published children’s author with close to 10,000 sales across five titles. More info


Previous Red Lighthouse events.
    ‘Wordsworth in Leicestershire’ community audio drama.
    ‘Wolves & Apples’ writers conference 2015
    ‘Wolves & Apples’ writing conference 2016
    ‘Points of Contact’ artist and writer training day.
    ‘Act Out… Write Up…’ Schools Playwriting Project.