Thursday, April 21st, 2016
Back by popular demand, Marlborough LitFest in partnership with The Reading Agency and World Book Night (23 April) have unveiled their ‘Big Town Read’ author for 2016’s line-up – Elizabeth Buchan – for the 30 September-2 October festival. Following in the successful footsteps of previous LitFest Big Town Read authors Sathnam Sanghera, Jackie Kay and […]
Monday, April 4th, 2016
After record attendance figures in 2015, the first confirmed authors for Marlborough LitFest 2016 have been announced, including one of Britain’s bestloved authors, Michael Morpurgo, author and historian Tom Holland and bestselling international crime writer, Peter James. Other authors include Sally Nicholls, Jessie Burton, Ben Rawlence, Harry Parker and Guy Burgess biographer, Andrew Lownie.
Monday, February 1st, 2016
We are proud of the feedback we get from visitors to Marlborough LitFest. Year after year the audiences and the authors tell us that they love the festival. Of course we also want to know if we’ve got it wrong so that we can improve next time round. Feedback from 2015 Authors It is a very good festival and I […]
Monday, September 28th, 2015
We are very pleased to announce Page Turners – an event organised by students at St John’s Marlborough which will take place in St Mary’s Church Hall at 1.30pm on Saturday 3rd October. Tickets are free to this event.
Thursday, September 24th, 2015
We think we’ve outdone ourselves this year, we’re incredibly proud of the programme we’ve put together. So now it’s just a question of which event to book tickets to.
Just to help you out, here’s a pick of what’s on offer for LitFest 2015.
Wednesday, September 16th, 2015
Together with digital content director Terence O’Connor we are promoting ‘great stories.’ These are natural conversation captured between the students of St John’s School Marlborough. The students present ten diaries where they discuss the stories they have read, are reading, or would like to read. Recorded on phones, edited on phones and Apple computers. We hope you enjoy […]