Think about the last good story you read. Did you feel that you knew the characters and that you could picture where the story was set? Great writing can make you feel like you are actually there in the story with the action going on around you. What the Dickens? will give you the tools to create your own stories, following the example of the master storyteller, Charles Dickens, himself.You might not know that Charles Dickens was not only a distinguished author but was also a campaigner for copyright laws. Through this programme, you will find out why it’s important to protect the work of writers and other creators and how copyright can help you on your own creative journey.


Below are videos from professional writers who have some top tips on creative writing to get you started!