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Quay Words Schools and Young Writer activities

Did you know Exeter Custom House is also a hub for young writers? There are lots of ways you can get involved. Our Trading Places Flash Fiction Competition for ages 10-18 is open now, and we’ve recently extended the deadline to Sunday 27th March.  Winning entries will be published in a book celebrating new writing…

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Announcing the winners of the Quay Words Young Writers’ Flash Fiction competition: Trading Places

Announcing the winners of the inaugural Quay Words Trading Places Flash Fiction competitionAfter judging over 100 entries from across the South West, we’re pleased to announce the six winners of the Trading Places Flash Fiction competition. Young writers in two age categories were tasked with producing very short pieces of creative writing, 250 words for…

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Quay Words for schools at Exeter Custom House

Quay Words offers inspirational, place-based creative writing workshops for Key Stage 2 groups at Exeter Custom House.We specially train local writers and practitioners to run immersive and interactive half day workshops inspired by this unique, historic building and its Exeter Quayside setting. The children are supported to explore, create, and believe in themselves as writers….