Richmond Literature Festival
-Literature Along the Thames - OLD EVENT

In the lead up to our month long November Literature Festival we are celebrating the opening of the new Twickenham Diamond Jubilee Gardens with an afternoon of writing, reading and poetry. This picturesque location along the Thames provides the perfect backdrop to work on your writing, enjoy guest readings from a number of London's finest writers or simply bring a book and pull up a deck chair over looking the river.


1.00-3.15pmCreative Writing workshop and drop-in centre (1-2-1 sessions available)
3.15-4.00pmPoetry and novel readings
4.00-5.00pmYoung Adult's Poetry

For more information or to register your interest for a 1-2-1 slot in the workshop please contact the Diamond Jubilee Gardens Event Coordinator Jade Cosstick on

Venue information

  • Unless otherwise stated in the programme all events can be booked as follows
  • Book your tickets online here
  • Book by phone, call 020 8831 6000 with your credit/debit card ready.
  • Our telephone lines are open 10.30am—4.30pm Tuesday - Sunday


Diamond Jubliee Gardens, The Embankment Twickenham, TW1 (off Wharf Lane)

Event Sponsor

Richmond Literature Festival

Kids OK