We are proud to announce the winners of the Audience award – go to the audience award page to find out more….

The 2018 Festival took place 19 – 23 March in Herne Bay in Kent.

The schedule and detailed programme are here

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Here is an audio explanation of the festival by our project manager, Nicholas Mcinerney

And a review of the event by Kate Chisholm in The Spectator


We are delighted that The Writers Guild of Great Britain and The Authors Licensing and Collecting Society are sponsoring the festival this year.. We are also grateful to the Arts Council England and Awards for All for their support.