Writers’ Groups and Support Organisations
In this section, we list free and accessibly priced writers’ groups which meet in different parts of London. If your group is not listed, please contact us with details and we will add a link. You can also find a comprehensive list of groups on the Poetry London website.

National and London-wide
The National Association of Writers’ Groups

Central/North London
The Camden Town Writers Circle
London Writers’ Cafe – meet monthly, Liverpool Street
Maida Vale Writers’ Junction
New Rivers Writers Group – Islington, N1
Paddington Writers’ Group
West London Writers’ Guild – meet in Maida Vale
Westminster Writers’ Group [Marylebone]
Writeopia – meet in Central London

East/North East London
Arcola Writers Group – Arcola Theatre, E8
Hainault Writers Group – meets in Hainault Forest Community Centre
Rich Mix – Bethnal Green
South Woodford Writer in Residency Programme – 8 April – 17 May 2010
Writer’s Critique Group, Eastside Books, Brick Lane, London E1
The Writers Group – Forest Gate, E7
The Women’s Library Reading Group – London Metropolitan University, E1

South/South East London
Croydon and District Writers’ Circle – meet in Addiscombe Grove, East Croydon
The Coach and Horses Writers Group, Clapham – last Thursday of every month

West/North West London
Harrow Writers’ Circle – meets in Harrow Arts Centre
Herga Poets – meet in the library of Orley Farm School, Harrow
Justwrite – writers’ group for women, meets in the Masbro Centre, W14
Shepherds Bush Writers’ Junction – Shepherds Bush Library, W12
Uxbridge Writers’ Group – Uxbridge Library
West London Writers Workshop Group W4 – meets on Monday evenings
Willesden Green Writers’ Group – Willesden Library Centre, NW10
The Writing Zone – meets upstairs in The Haven, Ealing

West/South West London
Hollyfield Writers Club – Surbiton
Kingston Poets
The Putney Writers Group
Sutton Writers’ Circle