Competitions & Events


Sutton Writers, in collaboration with Sutton Archives, Amber’s Ark and the Sutton Women’s Centre is offering two FREE creative writing workshops using the Knights-Whittome photographic collection as inspiration.

Come and join us for a fun, informal writing session; by women, about women, for women.

Friday 27th and/or Monday 30th October 1-3pm.
Amber’s Ark, Women’s Hub, Sutton Family Centre
Robin Hood Lane, Sutton, SM1 2SD

Contact to book a place.

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Summer Competition

Please write a story, poem or contribution for the Past on Glass Anthology. Contributions should be inspired by one of these photos or by any of the many photographs on the Past on Glass Flickr site.  FLICKR Past on Glass


Entries will be published in a Past on Glass Anthology. All paid-up members are eligible to enter.

Deadline May 31st 2017.

Entries will be judged by the Anthology Selection Panel.


Please note: If you are following us on Twitter or reading our website and would like to enter one of our competitions, you can join us as a Country Member.  This grade, designed for those who are not able to attend our regular monhtly meetings due to distance or personal circumstances, costs £13 per year and entitles you to attend two meetings a year without paying the £4 visitor’s fee.

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