Helen Watts Author

Events Diary

Events diary

 

 

 

 

Launch of the Ghost of the Trenches

 

 

  

 

 Helen Watts Author Talk

 

 

 

 

 Book signing, Waterstones

2018

March

W/C Monday 19th - Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival

May

Tuesday 22nd - Creative Writing Workshop, Wilmcote Primary School, Warwickshire 

October

22nd to 26th - Fantastic Fun With Words Festival, Warwickshire Libraries
Monday 22nd -  Southam Library
Tuesday 23rd - Nuneaton Library
Thursday 25th - Leamington Spa Library

2017

March 

Thursday 2nd - WORLD BOOK DAY event at Oxford Spires Academy, Oxford

W/C Monday 27th - Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival

Wednesday 29th - Creative writing workshop, Wilmcote Primary School, Warwickshire

May 

Monday 22nd, am - Nuneaton Library, Fantastic Fun With Words Festival 

Monday 22nd, pm - Warwick Library, Fantastic Fun With Words Festival 

Wednesday 24th, am Leamington Spa Library, Fantastic Fun With Words Festival 

Wednesday 24th, pm Rugby Library, Fantastic Fun With Words Festival 

Thursday 25th, am - Shipston on Stour Library, Fantastic Fun With Words Festival

2016

February

Wednesday 24th - Creative writing workshop, Welcombe Hills School, Stratford upon Avon

Monday 29th - Creative writing workshop, Snitterfield Primary School, Warwickshire 

March

Tuesday 8th - Creative writing workshop, Alveston Primary School, Warwickshire

Thursday 10th - Creative writing workshop, Temple Grafton Primary School, Warwickshire 

April

Thursday 28th - Story writing workshop, Wilmcote Primary School

May

Friday 6th - Career Hub talk, Stratford-upon-Avon School

Wednesday 25th - Warwick Library, Fantastic Fun With Words workshop, Warwickshire Libraries Children's Festival

Friday 27th (morning) - Wellesbourne Library, Fantastic Fun With Words workshop, Warwickshire Libraries Children's Festival

Friday 27th (afternoon) - Alcester Library, Fantastic Fun With Words workshop, Warwickshire Libraries Children's Festival

July

Monday 4th Speech Day talk, St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Henley in Arden

October

Monday 24th Ghost of the Trenches workshop, author reading and book signing, The National Memorial Aboretum, Staffordshire

December

Thursday 8th - Author talk & creative writing workshop with Year 6, St Joseph & St Theresa Catholic Primary School, Staffordshire. World War II theme.

2015

January

Friday 9th - Southern Schools Book Awards, Roedean School, Brighton

Thursday 22nd - Author talk, Chatterbox after-school group, Knowle Library, Solihull 

February

Tuesday 24th - Historical fiction reading group talk - Stratford-upon-Avon School 

March

Monday 2nd - Book discussion group, Knowle WI - One Day In Oradour

Tuesday 3rd - No Stone Unturned Author talk, Wilmcote Primary School, Warwickshire

Wednesday 4th - Creative writing workshop, Bishopton Primary School, Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival

Friday 6th - Creative writing workshop, Kineton Primary School, Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival

Monday 9th - Creative writing workshop, Welcombe Hills School, Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival

Tuesday 10th - Creative writing workshop, Shottery St Andrew's Primary School, Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival

Wednesday 25th (morning) - Author talk and creative writing workshop - Stratford Girls' Grammar School, Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival

Wednesday 25th (afternoon) - Author talk, Straford-upon-Avon Primary School, Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival

May

Sunday 3rd May - Children's Day, Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival

Wednesday 13th May - Talk and book signing, Alcester Grammar School (Alcester Schools Book Awards, 2015)

Wednesday 20th - Author talk, Knowle Women's Institute 

July

Monday 6th - Warwickshire Junior Book Awards, Leamington Spa

November

Tuesday 10th - Author talk, Bardstown Writers' Group, The Shakespeare Centre, Stratford-upon-Avon

 

2014

January

Tuesday 21st - Storytelling workshop with Taffy Thomas, Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival

Wednesday 22nd - Storytelling with Taffy Thomas at Cedar Lawns Care Home, Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival

February

Tuesday 11th - Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival Launch, Waterstones, Stratford=upon-Avon

March

Thursday 27th - One Day In Oradour workshops - St Albans High School for Girls (four workshops with Year 8 students)

Monday 31st - Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival Schools Week

April

Tuesday 1st to Friday 4thStratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival Schools Week

Thursday 10th - Publication day - The Ghost of the Trenches and other stories from the First World War

Saturday 12th - Book signing and launch, The Ghost of the Trenches and other stories from the First World War, Waterstones, Stratford-upon-Avon 

May

Sunday 4th - Children's Day, The Croft Preparatory School, Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival

Thursday 22nd - Author visit, with reading from The Ghost of the Trenches, Snitterfield Primary School

June

Saturday 22nd - Author appearance, Snitterfield Village Fete

August

Wednesday 6th - Publication day - First World War Folk Tales

September

Thursday 11th - Publication day - No Stone Unturned

Saturday 13th - No Stone Unturned Launch Party

Saturday 20th - Author workshop, Storytelling at Halsway Manor, Tales in Trust event

October

Tuesday 7th - Author reading, Wilmcote Scouts Group

Wednesday 22nd - One Day In Oradour workshop, Year 8 students, Loreto College, St Albans

November

Saturday 1st - Helen will be signing copies of No Stone Unturned at Waterstones, High Street, Stratford-upon-Avon from 2pm to 3pm

Wednesday 5th - World War stories author talk and workshop, Alveston Primary School, Warwickshire

Tuesday 11th - One Day In Oradour and The Ghost in the Trenches Author talok, Years 7, 8 and 9, Sibford School, Oxfordshire