CATHY GRINDROD

Cathy is an award-winning Derbyshire writer, formerly Derbyshire Poet Laureate, and author of five published poetry collections.
She also writes memoir and plays.

 

She works as a writing facilitator, currently leading three writing courses for the over 55s at Nottingham's Royal Centre and Nottingham Playhouse, as well as undertaking consultancy work for various literature and arts organisations.

 

Cathy is also an accredited Coach for Writers and an experienced mentor, providing tailored support for writers at all levels.

 

LATEST NEWS

COMPETITION SUCCESSES

2017-2018

One of my poems has recently been commended in the Poets and Players 2018 Poetry Competition, adjudicated by Pascale Petit.

 

55+  CREATIVE WRITING COURSES

THEATRE ROYAL AND ROYAL CONCERT HALL, NOTTINGHAM, AND NOTTINGHAM PLAYHOUSE

Wednesday afternoons, Thursday mornings and Friday mornings: 10-week terms commencing April 2018; September 2018. Open to all aged 55+. Booking via theatre websites. More info from me via this website.

 

FUN, FRIENDLY WRITING GROUP

St Martin's Church, St Martin's Road, Bilborough, NG8 3BH

Writing for Wellbeing group on alternate Friday afternoons from 2-4 pm - places available. Please contact me if you would like more information.

 

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