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You can find details about the various Farley Literature Festival on the Events pages of this website.

Here is a programme of events for the wonderful Farley Literary Festival which is happening in Farley on September 4-10th.

It features something for everybody with talks by writers, experts and a Sunday Times journalist, a quiz night in The Hook and Glove, and a writing competition. There is a fabulous Feast on Saturday night and it ends with a special church service featuring work by Gerard Manley Hopkins.


Tickets for individual talks can be booked via Salisbury Playhouse and the website www.farleyliteraryfestival.co.uk.

Or you can show your support by becoming a Friend of Flitfest (£25) which entitles you to free entry to all the talks. Email flitfest2017@gmail.com or ring Rosie 712318

Tickets for the Saturday Night Feast on the 9th September must be booked as numbers are limited. Contact flitfest2017@gmail.com or Diane 712400


The writing competition is in two age groups: school age and adults. The children’s competition will be judged by award winning author, Angela Mcallister and the adults’ entries will be judged during the quiz night on Thursday. All you have to do is write your masterpiece story in 150 words. This can be in any genre: thriller, romance, history etc, or even a childhood memory.

E mail your stories to flitfest2017@gmail.comYou will find more information on the website: www.farleyliteraryfestival.co.uk (please note, this is much more user friendly if you look at it on a tablet or better still on a laptop or pc rather than an iphone).

As ever, your support is hugely welcomed!

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