Bleak House Study, Broadstairs

Literary Heroes

Write Around Thanet - Literary Heroes In Margate, Broadstairs And Ramsgate. Come and celebrate Thanet’s creative coast 

Jane Austen sensed a loosening of social proprieties; Charles Dickens enjoyed “the freshest, freest place”; TS Eliot overcame writer’s block; John Buchan found the title for his most famous thriller.

The Georgian and Victorian resorts of Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate, their chalk cliffs and smugglers’ bays have long inspired writers.