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July 11, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Flash Fiction
  • Workshop

The Story Hunters – Jaywick Martello Tower

A.K Blakemore


Jaywick Martello Tower, The Promenade, Belsize Avenue
Jaywick Sands, CO15 2LF

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Essex Book Festival
[email protected]

In tandem with our Story Hunters Flash Fiction Competition we are hosting a series of four writing workshops in four of the designated Story Hunter sites: Jaywick Martello Tower, Cressing Temple Barns, Danbury Park, and Hadleigh County Park. Each writing workshop will include a guided tour followed by a 2 hour short fiction workshop

Join novelist AK Blakemore, author of The Manningtree Witches, on a tour of Jaywick Martello Tower, followed by a 2-hour Writing the Place Workshop.

Suitable 14+



Jaywick Martello Tower
The Promenade, Belsize Avenue
Jaywick Sands, CO15 2LF
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Visit accessable.co.uk for all disability and access information about Jaywick Martello Tower

Hearing Loop:¬†Essex Book Festival has a mobile Roger Pen hearing loop system, which needs to be booked by individuals in advance at least three days before the event. If you would like to use the Roger Pen email [email protected]