Dorset Library Service, in partnership with The Arts Development Company are delivering a new programme of arts development in two Dorset libraries. The programme is called Libraries as Cultural Hubs and has received funding from Arts Council England and The National Lottery. They are seeking experienced and socially engaged professional writers who can offer exciting and inclusive residencies. Applications are welcome from one or more areas of creative writing e.g. poetry, script writing, fiction etc and from writers at different stages of their careers.
The residencies are taking place in Gillingham and Weymouth libraries beginning in January 2019 and the closing date for submissions is 26th October 2018 at 5 pm. Applications should be emailed to 
Full description and details of how to apply are available here.