Spread the Word

The people who look out for London writers
Spread the Word provides high quality, low cost opportunities for writers to improve their craft and develop their careers. They identify and support talented writers from all backgrounds and encourage as many people as possible to try creative writing as a means of self-expression.

The City Lit

The people who provide adult education in London
The City Lit has been providing adult education courses in London since 1919.  They have an extensive range of creative writing courses and other courses.


The champions of British art, culture and creativity
The Casket of Fictional Delights & the TubeFlash project are both BBC Get Creative champions, which means we are part of a year-long celebration of British arts, culture and creativity.  The TubeFlash project will be tapping into all that BBC Arts has to offer.  During September and October BBC Get Creative will be focusing on Creative Writing.

Transport for London

The people who run the Tube (London Underground)
The London Underground is the oldest underground network in the world and the first trains began running in 1863.  Today, London Underground  carries in excess of 1.2 billion passengers a year over 250 miles of track, using 11 lines criss-crossing inner and outer London calling at 270 stations.