Lowdham Book Festival launches 2013 programme

THE 14th annual Lowdham Book Festival will see the return of the popular ‘Final Saturday’ feature as the culmination of nearly two weeks of book- and literature-related events.

Fun for all the family on the Final Saturday of Lowdham Book Festival

Fun for all the family on the Final Saturday of Lowdham Book Festival

The festival kicks off on Tuesday 18 June with a lunch at Thrumpton Hall with novellist Deborah Moggach. The following 11 days sees dozens of events, most staged in and around Lowdham, from authors’ talks about their work to musical performances by well-known stars such as Hazel O’Connor.

The Final Saturday has been a feature of Lowdham Book Festivals from the beginning, but was dropped in 2012 due to scheduling difficulties. Its return this year will undoubtedly be popular with festival-goers and authors alike. Focused on Lowdham Village Hall, it includes a marquee city staging talks and theatrical performances along with book sales and refreshments.

Final Saturday is on Saturday 29 June 2013.

The full Lowdham Book Festival programme can be downloaded as a PDF from http://www.lowdhambookfestival.co.uk/lowdham2013-programme.pdf and the general Lowdham Book Festival wesbite is http://www.lowdhambookfestival.co.uk/ (Note this is the correct address, not as given in the LBF newsletter – Ed.)


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