Writers Groups/ Poetry Evenings in Devon -   Autumn 2017

Group Date & Time Venue
East Town Writers  Wednesday 20 September from 1:00 to 3:00

East Town Cafe, East St, Crediton EX17 3AZ

East Town Writers  Wednesday 18 October from 7- 9 pm Crediton Library,  Crediton.
Exeter Authors Association  Friday 13 October from 10.00 am

Costa, Tiverton

North Devon Writers Tuesday 3 October from 10:30- 12.00

The Custom House, Bideford, Devon.

The Speakeasy Poetry Night Thursday 28 September from 7.30 pm

East Town Cafe, Crediton

 EX17 3AZ

The Tiverton Poetry Group Tuesday 3rd October from 8 - 10 pm

CreaTiv, Fore Street, Tiverton

Twyford Writers Thursday 5 October from 7- 9 pm

The Memorial Room and Bar, The Royal British Legion, Angel Hill, Tiverton

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East Town Writers (Monthly Meetings)

East Town Writers meet on the third Wednesday of the month. They meet alternatively in the evening at Crediton Library for a formal writers group meeting or in the East Town Cafe, East St, Crediton EX17 3AZ for social afternoon gatherings. 
Everyone is welcome to drop by, have a cup of delicious coffee and enjoy the warm, friendly atmosphere.

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Exeter Authors Association (Monthly Meetings)

The Exeter Authors Association is a friendly, supportive meeting of members of the Exeter Authors Association. This is an opportunity for our members to discuss their latest writing developments,  book events, festivals and other promotional activities.

The Exeter Authors Association meet monthly at Costa in Tiverton.

They meet on the second Friday morning every month from 10.00 am onwards.

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The Tiverton Poetry Group (Monthly Meetings)

The Tiverton Poetry Group meet on the first Tuesday of every month at CreaTiv, Fore Street, Tiverton, Devon.

The evening runs from 8-10pm.The first part of the evening consists of reading and discussing work from different poets according to the evening's theme. The second part of the evening is a chance for poets to read their own work.

New members are very welcome.


The Devon Book Club Mondays (Weekly Online)

The  Devon Book Club is a Twitter-based group open from 8pm- 9pm every morning on Twitter. The group is a meeting point for Devon authors to share their work, events, and projects with the readers of the Devon Book Club.

The Devon Book Club is found at

Tweets to Devon Book Club should start with @BookDevon

North Devon Writers (Monthly Meetings)

The North Devon Writers meet monthly at the Custom House cafe on Bideford Quay. This is an informal, friendly gathering of professional authors of mainly historical fiction. 

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Twyford Writers (Monthly Meetings)

Twyford Writers society is a Tiverton-based writers group. They meet on the first Thursday of every month from 7-9pm at The Royal British Legion, (Bar area!), Angel Hill, Tiverton.

Founded in May 2003, the group caters for all ages and abilities; those who have a desire to learn how to write as well as those having experience to share. 

It is important that individuals, who wish to write, can meet with others who will be sympathetic to, and understanding of the frustrations of the writer.

The emphasis of the group is on enjoyment and encouragement, with new initiatives to provide structured and positive constructive criticism.

Published authors, and other professionals, in various areas of the literary world, are invited to talk to us about the art of writing and getting published; we also have tutor led workshops on specific themes and genres. Everyone is welcome!

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