Hay and District Writers’ Circle


Members’ Houses
Frequency of Meetings
Day/Time of Meetings
Second and fourth Tuesday in each month, 2.00 pm - 4.30 pm
Subscription Rates
£15 p.a.
Group Aims

To write; to exchange views and information about writing; to actively engage in writing workshops; to read our work, invite constructive criticism and provide mutual support; to be published.

About The Group: Hay and District Writer’s Circle is a highly active and forward thinking writing group. Three major in-house competitions are held annually (Fiction, Non Fiction and Poetry) with external guest judges; 2012 short story competition judge was novelist Andrew O’Hagan. In 2013/14 competition judges are as follows: Fiction - Fay Wentworth, Poetry – Lesley Saunders and Non-Fiction Rachel Cook (TBC).
Advance your talent with writing workshops, short writing exercises, constructive criticism, lively discussion and opportunities to perform your work.

Membership Criteria

A desire to write and listen.

First Contact

Juliet Foster
Role: Chairperson
Telephone – 01497 831575
Email –

Second Contact

Jo Jones
Role: Secretary
Telephone – 01544 327726
Email –