Lakeland Writing Retreat

Lakeland Writing Retreat event May 2024

Lakeland Writing Retreat

  • Friday 24th May 2024 - Monday 27th May 2024
  • £300 per person single room
  • £510 per person double/twin based on two people sharing
  • £10 supplement per superior/garden room
  • Dinner Bed & Breakfast Plus Angela course fee
  • Tutor: Angela Locke

Suitable for beginners as well as more experienced writers, the Lakeland Writing Retreat seeks to inspire writers in the beautiful Lake District landscape where the great Romantic poets and so many other writers were inspired in their turn. Angela Locke is a widely published novelist, travel writer, children’s writer and journalist, often using the Lake District, where she now lives, as the background for her books.

An experienced Creative Writing tutor running workshops across the UK, Angela was also a Writer-in-Residence on Hadrian’s Wall and wrote the script for the iconic film ‘In the Mind of Man’ for the Theatre by the Lake in Keswick.

Course fee £320 - £100 deposit. To be paid directly to Angela Locke.

Contact Angela Locke on to reserve a place.

For more details you can visit Angela’s website or contact her by email at

All accommodation and food fees to be paid directly to Rydal Hall.

To book your place on this retreat please call the bookings office on: 015394 32050