Huddersfield Literature Festival HLF2016

Date: 03rd March 2016

Huddersfield Literature Festival 2016

PLEASE NOTE: There will be no Coffee & Cake meeting in March 2016 as we will be busy with Huddersfield Literature Festival events.

The festival launches on Wednesday 2 March at the University of Huddersfield (6-8pm) and runs from 3-13 March. Performers include authors Irvine Welsh, Joanne Harris, Rupert Thomson, Ian McGuire, Milly Johnson, Christopher Fowler and Frances Brody, along with poet Lemn Sissay, actor and comedian Ben Miller, Egyptologist Prof Joann Fletcher, Alan Johnson MP and others.

There are also pre-festival events in February, including library events around National Libraries Day in early February, An Evening With Explorer Levison Wood on 9 February at the Town Hall (book your ticket here) and the HLF2016/Stafflex Big Screen Family Day on Saturday 26 February – a free day with films, storytelling and children’s activities.

For more information, check out our Diary of Events – hope to see you there.

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