Hello All Writers

The Hampshire Writers’ Society welcomes all aspiring and published writers wherever they live.

The Society is now celebrating its eighth season of talks, readings, panels and performances by well known novelists, authors, playwrights, scriptwriters, literary agents, editors and industry specialists.

Annual Membership £30, free to students, visitors £5 per event

The subscription includes:

  • Membership for the season September 2018 until August 2019
  • Free entry to the monthly HWS writing competitions (10 competitions)
  • Free membership of the HWS critique group (meets 3rd Tuesday of the month in the Stripe building, University of Winchester)
  • A stall at the Book Fair (December and June) for published members, includes self published
  • Entry to our events on Tuesday evenings.

Existing HWS Members wishing to renew their membership for the next season:  September 2018 – August 2019 can do so from now with the EARLY BIRD OFFER of £25 available until 7th September.

To help you get started, here are some quick links:

View the programme

Apply for membership

Meet the committee

Contact us