Visiting The Festival

We're looking forward to this years festival and we have put together this page to help provide some information on visiting this years Dorchester Literary Festival. Further updates will be posted to this page as and when talks and events are confirmed. This page will help provide information on parking, venues, the Dorchester area, accessibility and much more. As well as catering for people visiting Dorchester, Dorset and needing somewhere to stay and places to eat.

 

Latest News

Coronovirus update - DLF Hall & Woodhouse Writing Competition Award Ceremony postponed

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This Year's Events

Feedback

I had a lovely time...Prue (Leith)  is the type of person I want to be when I grow up!

Steve Harris
Feedback From 2019 Festival

Paul was an excellent interviewer, and I loved the format. Great audience, acoustics...

Tracy Chevalier
Feedback From 2015 Festival

I really enjoyed the interview with Sir Tim Waterstone and look forward to seeing who you invite to this year's festival.

Emma Howard
Feedback From 2019 Festival

Thanks for your warm  welcome at the festival!

A N Wilson
Feedback From 2017 Festival

The tenor of the festival was a delight and a credit to the small band of organisers. 

Professor Martin Kemp
Feedback From 2019 Festival

Congratulations to the whole Lit Fest team. I am glad it has been such a well-deserved success! The huge effort put into it is very clear to see, it is great when that is acknowledged and rewarded! We have been very happy to host the event -we are all very proud to be involved with the Lit Fest...

Garry Batt, Duke's
Feedback From 2016 Festival

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