Writing course

A new course for budding writers will run between June 21 and 27 based on the Armona island in the Ria Formosa, near Faro.

Novelist Tiffany Murray will be joined by Richard and Judy book finalist Patrick Gale, Paul Magrs and Owen Sheers to teach students how to discover the novel within you and the techniques needed to write a first novel.

The course costs from 599 pounds per person for one week and includes accommodation, food, transfers and the writing course.

For further information, please visit www.writebythesea.com