Welcome to the NAWGFest page. Here you'll find information about this open festival of writing and details of how to book. Full details can be found in our brochure.
So what are you waiting for? Put the dates 2nd—4th September 2016 in your diary now.
↑ What is the Festival?
On the weekend after the August Bank Holiday, both NAWG members and like-minded writers with a broad spectrum of abilities, get together for an exceptional weekend, focussed on improving their writing.
It will be a memorable weekend, which includes the use of: a fitness suite, a heated swimming pool, and workshops in state of the art classrooms. Meals created by a top chef and excellent en-suite facilities with showers.
Click here for Pam's report on the 2015 festival.
It's an open festival, so all are welcome to join us. Don't be shy we are a friendly group.
↑ Festival Dates
The full schedule is given in the brochure, but here are the dates:
Friday 2nd September 2016,
Saturday 3rd September 2016,
Sunday 4th September 2016.
You can also view the festival timetable here on the website.
↑ Festival Venue
Following the success of previous years, this year's festival will once again be held at the University of Warwick.
↑ Workshops and Talks
↑ Tutors and Speakers
Here's a quick list of our tutors and speakers for 2016.
- Gervase Phinn
- Della Galton
- Stephen Booth
- Steve Bowkett
- Adam Strickson
- Marvin Close
- Stuart Gibbon
- Joyce Worsfold
↑ Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony
One of the highlights of the festival, is the Gala Dinner on Saturday evening. You can see some photographs from last year's dinner in Pam's write-up. This is followed by the Awards Ceremony, where the winners of the 2016 NAWG members' competitions will be announced.
This year, Professor Gervase Phinn will be entertaining us with an after-dinner talk.
↑ Booking for the Festival
To book your place for NAWGFest 2016, please click here for full instructions and a downloadable form.
↑ Paying for the Festival
For full details on festival prices and accepted payment methods, please click here.
↑ Further Information & Brochure
Please note that the full brochure contains a single booking form inside.
If you've lost any of your NAWGFest 2016 documents, then don't worry, help is at hand. You can download them again from here, ready to print out or use on your mobile devices.
|Delegate instructions||Conference delegate joining instructions from UoW.||View • Download|
|FAQ||Frequently asked questions from UoW.||View • Download|
|Festival timetable||Workshops, talks, activities, meal times.||View • Download|
|Campus map||Map of the University of Warwick campus.||View • Download|
|Mini-tale form||Entry form for the 100 words mini-tales competition.||View • Download|
|Author:||Pam Fish||Date:||September 3, 2014 7:03 pm|
|Responses:||0 – open||Article:||436 – published, sticky|