Forthcoming Events, Live & Online

CWWL Creative Writing Workshops

THURS 25 NOV 2021



6pm - 9pm


CWWL are teaming up with HIGH ROAD STUDIO CHISWICK to run a LIVE workshop in their amazing studio!


High Road Studio is a fantastic space and the work home of Chiswick estate agent Horton and Garton.

Small group of 10, (3 spaces still available as at 28 Oct 2021)

Join us for an exhilarating, whistle-stop tour through the basics of Creative Writing:

* begin to create characters with real depth

* turn your hand to dialogue that sings on the page

* have a go at plotting the makings of an intriguing story

* tune in to your senses to bring your writing to life!

Our workshop trademarks are:

Interactive - a mixture of mini-lectures and simple, fun writing exercises. Join in or sit and listen. You never have to read out, if you don't want to.

Inspirational - suitable for beginners and for any writer who would like a creative boost.

Stand-alone - try a class and, if you enjoy it, you may want to come back for more.


£40.00 includes refreshments, wine, cake.


More information and book here


CWWL Creative Writing Workshops, Online

Unlock your creativity with CWWL, Creative Writing Workshops London, 1-hour Zoom creative writing workshops with novelist Diane Chandler & Blackbird's Stephanie Zia:


* SMALL groups - Max 6 students, always 2 tutors.

* INTERACTIVE - These are 'live' Zoom classes: a mix of lectures, discussion & writing exercises. 

* NO PRESSURE - Join in or sit & listen. Only speak or read out your exercise if you want to.

* FEEDBACK -  Homework will be set, complete if you wish and get feedback on your writing.

* FUN! - A shared experience, unlocking creativity brings people together.

* STAND-ALONE. Try it! If you enjoy, sign up for another... 


All 1hr workshops, £20.00 Autumn season September - December 2021 now booking: 


Words with Wine in W4 BookClub Online

September 2021


Adam Andrusier, author of the wonderful Two Hitlers and a Marilyn, a childhood in pursuit of autographs. Special Diane Chandler Chiswick Buzz TV Words With Wine on Wednesdays in W4 Book Club event as part of The Chiswick Book Festival 2021.

This session is now on YouTube:

 About Words With Wine on Wednesday in W4 Book Club:


Author Diane Chandler hosts Chiswick Buzz TV online ZOOM Book Club. Words with Wine on Wednesday in W4 on the first Wednesday of every month. 


Wherever you are in the world, join us for a free vibrant book discussion.


Enjoy (or not?) the book, grab a glass of your favourite tipple and a bowl of nibbles and see you there. No need to contribute, sit and listen or join in. It's completely free.


Sometimes we've been lucky enough to be joined by the authors themselves. So far we've had fantastic chats about writing and reading with Louise Doughty, David Nicholls, Amanda Craig, Trent Dalton, Abi Dare and Pete Paphides.


 ZOOM link to join:



The Chiswick Book Festival

Watch on YouTube Below

Rosamund Lupton, Diane Chandler interviewed by Rachel Schofield 


The craft of settings in novels

Sunday, 13th September 2020, watch on YouTube Below

Amanda Craig, Diane Chandler & the Chiswickbuzz Words With Wine in W4 Book Club