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A series of educational and community based workshops took place along the route of the wall involving people of all ages and abilities. These workshops introduced new audiences to the work of quality writing and encouraged and supported new writing from the participants. New works were created which examined historical and contemporary aspects of the Hadrian's Wall World Heritage Site.


This began the process of making a new portfolio of creative writing about a World Heritage Site which is both ancient and modern - A.D. 122 to the 21st Century.

August 2004 Troubadours
23 Drama, Visual Art and Writing workshops took place along the length of Hadrian's Wall as part of Cloud Nine - The Troubadours Tour
     
March 2004 Angela Locke spent six weeks working with a group of residents in Maryport to lead them in Creative Writing and Poetry
She also worked with year 5 pupils at Ewanrigg School
   
March 2004 Ellen Phethean ran workshops in Byker and a writing group in the Cumberland Arms

March 2003 Penny Grennan worked with a Creative Writing Group in Hexham with participants from the local community
     
April 2003 Jacob Polley lead Creative Writing workshop at Tullie House, Carlisle with a community based group
     
May 2002 Kitty Fitzgerald ran workshops with Waberthwaite Primary School, Ravenglass
 
May 2002 Robert Forsythe ran workshops with St Andrews Primary School, Heddon on the Wall

   
May 2002 Bill Herbert ran workshops with Hadrian Primary School, South Shields and Carville First School, Wallsend
   
June 2002 Linda France ran workshops with a community based adult writing group at Corbridge Roman Site, Northumberland
 
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