The LONDON WRITING EQUIPMENT SHOW (LWES) is the longest established show in the UK and perhaps the largest writing equipment show in Europe.

The show has been owned and organised by the Writing Equipment Society since 2007. The Society has now passed on the safekeeping of the show to UK Pen Shows.  

This year the shows remain in last year’s venue the Holiday Inn; for anyone who has not previously attended the shows the venue is just two minutes’ walk from the tube at Russell Square station, ten minutes by bus from Eurostar connections at St. Pancras station and a 45 minute taxi ride from London Heathrow Airport.

For visitors arriving by car there is under-ground parking at the venue. There is NO CONGESTION CHARGE ON SATURDAY or SUNDAY.

The show opens at 10:30am and closes at 4:00pm, admission at the door is £5.00 children under 13 are free entry when accompanied by an adult.


DATE: 4th OCTOBER 2020

London Holiday inn (Bloomsbury),

Coram Street, London WC1N 1HT