Poets sing song for Santa

Children from Writers Room performed an original song ‘Dear Santa’ at the Winstanley Extravaganza in Saffron Walden Town square on Friday 1st Dec 2023. Dear Santa Please let me see a Puffin dance And teach my Dog to chat Teach my teddy to do my chores Turn my pig into an acro-bat Santa I have…

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Lily made the Mountain

We had been suffering with colds for a few days and feeling generally a bit rubbish but it was half term and we were in the Lake District to complete our sponsored climb of Scafell Pike, to raise money for the amazing Writer’s Room. We were there for three days so we could pick the…

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Young writer with mountains to climb

Lily Worboyes, a 12-year-old year old girl who attends Creative Walden’s writing group at Fairycroft House, is climbing mountains. After completing Mount Snowdon in 2022, she has set her sights on England’s tallest peak, Scafell Pike.   A challenging neurological condition (Sensory Processing Disorder) means Lily experiences the world differently. She is under a constant…

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