Poetry, Literature & Book Festivals, Midlands, 2012

Sat 24th Mar Oxford Literary Festival, till 1st April, a superstar laden event:
http://oxfordliteraryfestival.org/

Fri 13th-15th April Much Wenlock Poetry Festival
http://www.wenlockpoetryfestival.org/programme/poetry-competition/index.shtml

Wed 18th -24th Apr The Cheltenham Poetry Festival;
http://www.cheltenhampoetryfest.co.uk/

Sun 22nd Apr Stratford upon Avon Literary Festival -until 28/4:
http://www.shakespeare-country.co.uk/what-to-see-do/thedms_nearby.aspx?dms=13&nearby=1&feature=1&GroupId=2&venue=2752156

Fri 4th-7th May Shrewsbury Bookfest
http://www.shrewsburybookfest.co.uk/#/whats-on/4559069123

Mon 7th-19th May Swindon Festival of Literature including youth and adult poetry slams
http://www.swindonfestivalofliterature.co.uk/

Sat 19th May-27th Nailsworth Festival inc 26th Poetry Slam
http://www.nailsworthfestival.org.uk/

Thur 31st May -10th June Hay Festival
http://www.hayfestival.com/wales/index.aspx?skinid=2&currencysetting=GBP&localesetting=en-GB&resetfilters=true

Fri 15th -24th June Worcester Literary Festival
http://www.worcslitfest.com/

Sat 16th/17th June Leamington Spa, Peace Festival
http://www.peacefestival.org.uk/

Fri 22nd June -8th July Ashbourne Festival
http://www.ashbournefestival.org/

Fri 29thJune- 8th July Ledbury Poetry Festival
http://www.poetry-festival.com/

Thur 5th -15th July Lichfield Festival
http://www.lichfieldfestival.org/

Sat 7th -25th July Buxton Festival
http://www.buxtonfestival.co.uk/

Sat25th Aug – 1st Sept Alrewas Festival
http://www.alrewas-artsfest.co.uk/

Fri 28th Sept- 7th Oct Warwick Words
http://www.warwickwords.co.uk/

Sat 8th/9th Sept Birmingham Artsfest
http://www.artsfest.org.uk/

Thurs 4th -13th Oct Birmingham Book Festival
http://www.birminghambookfestival.org/

Tues 18th-29th Sept Shifnal, Shrops Festival
http://www.¬shifnalfestival.¬com
Nov Derwent Poetry Festival,
http://www.artsderbyshire.org.uk/whats_on/details.asp?EventID=1522102
http://www.templarpoetry.co.uk/about.html#news-social-networking
All info:
http://www.literaryfestivals.co.uk/stratfordliterary.html

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