Courses & Services

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Beccy has over fifteen-years of experience in teaching Creative Writing and in supporting writers in their professional development.

She’s worked with children from the age of four right through to adults the age of ninety-four. Beccy lectured in Creative Writing at Bretton Hall and the University of Leeds, where she also ran the Creative Writing Programme for over ten-years.

Equally at home in a community centre, classroom, lecture theatre, or online class – Beccy brings all of her experience, joy and genuine enthusiasm to every workshop.

Current Online Writing Courses

Let’s Get Writing

We’ll explore writing short stories, novels, and script writing for a complete overview of the three main areas of fiction writing. This course is suitable for complete beginners, and those wanting to take their writing further.

15 Sept – 20 Oct

Enrol by 03 Sept to secure your place.


Additional Services for Writers

One-to-One Support: Starter Package

A series of x3 one-hour-long one-to-one tutorials arranged at a time convenient for you, to help you develop a specific element in your writing or a specific project that you are working on such as a novel, podcast series, short story collection, picture-book, script or other.

This package includes feedback on up to 10,000 words or the equivalent in a script or other form (additional £5 per 1,000-words/equivalent thereafter).

Cost: £250

One-to-One Support: Intermediate Package

A series of x6 one-hour-long one-to-one tutorials arranged at a time convenient for you, to help you develop a specific element in your writing or a specific project that you are working on such as a novel, podcast series, short story collection, picture-book, script or other.

This package includes feedback on up to 30,000 words or the equivalent in a script or other form (additional £5 per 1,000-words/equivalent thereafter).

Cost: £500

One-to-One Support: Deluxe Package

A series of x12 one-hour-long one-to-one tutorials arranged at a time convenient for you, to help you develop a specific element in your writing or a specific project that you are working on such as a novel, podcast series, short story collection, picture-book, script or other.

This package includes feedback on up to 60,000 words or the equivalent in a script or other form (additional £5 per 1,000-words/equivalent thereafter), notes on your manuscript at three intervals, a comprehensive written report at the beginning and at the end of the consultation period.

Cost: £1,000

Long-Work Editorial Package

A full read-through with editorial notes on up to 60,000 words of your novel or script equivalent (£5 per 1,000-words thereafter); comprehensive written report and one-hour consultation.

Cost: £400