Welcome to the 2017 Festival which will take place from 20 – 25 February in Herne Bay Kent

We very much look forward to welcoming you to Herne Bay this year.

The final programme is now available here


All listening sessions take place in both Pettman House, Hanover Square Herne Bay and Beach Creative, Beach Road, Herne Bay. Beach Creative is fully accessible; Pettman House has some stairs

Morning sessions start at 10am, afternoon sessions start at 2pm. There is no afternoon session on Thursday.

Anyone is very welcome to any session without a ticket and to stay for as long or short a time as they wish. Entry is free. Audience members are welcomed to cast their vote for the audience award in person at a listening session or online. The online vote opens when the festival starts.


UK International Radio Drama Festival – Regulations 2017