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 and iis 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 SUCCESS

2018

 Pleased that one of my poems has been awarded a commendation in the 2018 Poets and Players Poetry Competition, judged by Pascale Petit. 

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55+ WRITING COURSES

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+. Info from theatre websites or from me via this website.

 

 FUN, FRIENDLY FRIDAY WRITING GROUP

 

Writing group at St Martin's Church, Bilborough on alternate Friday afternoons from 29 September to Friday 24 November 2017. All welcome. Just turn up or contact me for further info.

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