WRITE ON THE GONDOLA, POETRY WORKSHOP ON THE NATIONAL TRUST’S STEAM YACHT GONDOLA, CONISTON WATER, CUMBRIA WITH GERALDINE GREEN
A wonderful experience, poetry on the National Trust's SY Gondola! First of the film clips here:
June 18th - Write on the Gondola" £35 incudes trip on Steam Boat Gondola, Coniston and afternoon of writing/sharing at Brantwood Coniston - 10 places max. fully booked - reserve list of 6 people welcome! please message or email me, thanks.
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June 18th 2016, 10am-4pm, with Geraldine Green
Brantwood, East of Lake, Coniston LA21 8AD. Directions and map to Brantwood below:
9.45am - 10am - Meet and park at Brantwood car park at 10am at the latest, car share to Coniston Pier Lake Road Coniston LA21 8AN to board the Gondola. Google map below for SY Gondola, Coniston Pier:
Coniston Pier, Lake 8A
11am-1pm – Board the Gondola from Coniston Pier, returning to the Gondola Launch Pier at Coniston Pier at 1pm
1pm – return drive to Brantwood for lunch followed by afternoon of quiet writing time. Note: you can if you like enjoy your lunch on the Gondola.
Please bring packed lunch and hot drink as these aren’t included in the £35 workshop fee.
1.15pm-2pm (approx.) – Lunch – either your own packed lunch, or at Brantwood Café
2pm-3pm – Quiet writing time in the Loft next to the Coachman’s Quarters above Brantwood Café.
3pm-3.15pm – Break (tea/coffee provided and included in workshop fee)
3.15-4pm readback/feedback; more writing prompts if time
Brantwood Café closes at 5pm. We might like to end the day with tea & scones on the terrace. This is optional and not included in the cost of the workshop.
Note: writing prompts and handouts provided by Geraldine for the Gondola Trip
Cost of workshop: £35 includes Gondola trip, workshop and tea/coffee in the Loft above the Coachman’s Quarters during the afternoon.
Lunch not included. Please bring own packed lunch, or you can buy lunch and/or afternoon tea at Brantwood café
The National Trust would like to use writing created on the day to promote the Gondola, crediting the work to the writers and with the writers’ permission
See you on the 18th!