Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

    Runs until Sunday, September 19th, 2021 (See all dates)

    Time
    12:00pm - 7:00pm
    Venue
    The Green, Budleigh Salterton
    Price
    Various

    We're really excited to announce our 2021 programme and, fingers crossed, we'll be able to be live, with the Festival Marquee in pride of place on the Green

    The leading literary festival in the South West

    The Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival, set up in 2008, is now one of the leading cultural events in Devon and the South West. Set on the stunning Jurassic Coast, we run five days of events in September featuring some of the most exciting writers, thinkers, experts and opinion-formers, as well as lively panel events, workshops for writers and crafters, and lots of events for families to enjoy. 

    We also run a series of one-off events in spring, with a weekend of speakers in March 2021, and we've embraced the opportunities that online events bring featuring authors who wouldn't normally be able to be with us in person.

    Our activities also include taking authors and illustrators into schools throughout the area to inspire children to read and enjoy books.

    With its beautiful seaside setting, authors flock to the Festival and over the years we have welcomed some of the most admired writers in the UK. Our programme offers a wide range of topics and genres, and after each event audiences meet in our Festival marquee on the Green to talk about what they've heard and share ideas over a cup of coffee and a freshly prepared lunch, before browsing the Festival Bookshop.

    We look forward to welcoming you to East Devon and to sharing our very special festival with you.

    Venue

    The Green
    Station Road
    Budleigh Salterton

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    Dates

    The event runs from 12:00pm to 7:00pm on the following dates.
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    Schedule

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    • Exmouth

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    • Sidmouth

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    • Exeter

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    • Dawlish

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    What's On

    • Karaoke

      Karaoke at The Clinton Arms Every Saturday from 8pm with Dave Commer

      at The Cliton Arms
    • Exmouth Town v Brislington

      Gates open at 1330 for the 3 pm kick off . The clubhouse and kitchen open at 1330 . The supporters club shop will open at 2 pm . Admission . Adults £7 , Concessions ( O65 / U18 ) £5 U16 / Armed forces / Nhs all free with ID. Cash only at the turnstiles please

      at Exmouth Town Fc
    • Plastic Free Exmouth beach clean

      Plastic Free Exmouth hold a weekly beach clean on Sunday mornings. We meet at the marina or Orcombe point at 8.30am and clean along the beach towards Hangtime at the Sideshore development where you can enjoy a discounted drink as a thank you for helping us. One of the team will be able to give you the code. All you will need is a pair or gloves (gardening gloves work well), a picker if you have one & a reusable bag. We look forward to seeing you.

      at Exmouth Beach