Dorchester Literary Festival 2018Welcome to the Dorchester Literary Festival 17th-21st October 2018

 TICKETS FOR THE 2018 FESTIVAL ARE NOW  ON SALE...

Here are the events we've confirmed: for more details see What's On. We hope that there will be plenty to tempt you to come along. Events last one hour and you can buy tickets now online and at the Dorchester Tourist Information Centre. Tickets for most events cost £10.00 with £5 discount for every 3 tickets you buy.

Paul Atterbury and Janet Gleeson
Festival Directors

 

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Orla Kiely Cancelled

Orla Kiely Cancelled...

This Year's Events

Feedback

I sip my Dorset tea and just wanted to say thanks so much for the invitation to the lit fest - I thoroughly enjoyed it...

Rob Ryan
Feedback From 2015 Festival

It is really great to have a Literary Festival in Dorchester and I really appreciate all the hard work that goes into making it happen.

Janet Evans
Feedback From 2016 Festival

I very much enjoyed giving my talk and meeting you and all your colleagues. I can think of no way you could have been more accommodating. 

John Wright
Feedback From 2016 Festival

Thanks for your warm  welcome at the festival!

A N Wilson
Feedback From 2017 Festival

We really enjoyed the talks we attended... and look forward to next year's event... Kate Adie was brilliant

Audience Feedback
Feedback From 2015 Festival

I SO enjoyed yesterday. It was a real pleasure to meet you all and what a lovely festival, lovely venue and lovely audience. And Jason was just brilliant. Thank you very, very much for inviting me.

Penny Junor
Feedback From 2017 Festival