Rising Brook Writers partake in a number of events and activities organised by RBW and other groups throughout the Staffordshire area. From this page you'll be able to find information on forthcoming and previous events.

Events in 2013, and all further years, are all recorded in the RBW weekly online bulletin which reaches over 5000 readers every week on Facebook alone.


  • Two rounds of Touring Community Workshops - started Autumn 2011 - ended July 2012 (20 workshops)
  • Two presentations to Dementia Support Organisations - (tremendous events great fun had by all)
  • Poetry collection produced as an e-book and a paperback book - launched in August 2012 AD LIB
  • Farce produced as an e-book Are We There Yet? Spring 2012
  • Memories book Stafford Remembers Workers' Playtime produced as paperback book - e-book and MP3 tracks launched July 2012
  • Farce, Fare Deal, 75 MP3 tracks donated to Stafford & Cannock Hospital Radio
  • AGM August 2011 Royal Oak
  • OPEN DAY - 4th June 2011 Gatehouse Theatre - Plays/Launch Poetry Collection CLICK HERE for video and poetry book
  • Touring Workshops (nine) begin in March - end in June 2011
  • Market Drayton Open Mic Event Jan 2011 CLICK HERE
  • SDVS grant presentation to RBW March 2011 CLICK HERE
  • June 27th Poetry Workshop with Anna Evans & Peter Branson CLICK HERE


  • Shop Window Exhibition Guildhall Display March 2010
  • Launch "Oh! We DID like to be beside the seaside!"  May 17th Shire Hall Gallery
  • County Show Stand 2-3rd June
  • OPEN DAY CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO CLIPS Gatehouse Theatre 24th July 2010
  • Touring Workshops started in February and run until June
  • Library and Online workshops began again starting 11th January 2010
  • Inside Out - poetry collection - July launch - CLICK HERE
  • Fare Deal - a wild farce book/audio work in progress CLICK HERE for pdf download file
  • Celebrating National Poetry Day  4th October Rising Brook Fire Station
  • Stand at City Voices' Writers' Day Burslem CLICK HERE 11th Sept 2010
  • Spanning the Generations Event, Rising Brook Fire Station: National Poetry Day 2010 - RBW join together with students from Rising Brook Sports College
  • LAUNCH FARE DEAL and audio tracks - The Royal Oak 13th Dec 2010 CLICK HERE


  • 15th December 2009 : Littleworth Community Centre - Seasonal Entertainment Evening in conjunction with other groups - performance video clips coming shortly (hopefully)