Ilkley Literature Festival

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Country and Region United KingdomEngland
Type of Festival Literary
Location of Festival Ilkley, West Yorkshire, England, UK
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Ilkley Literature Festival
The Manor House
2 Castle Hill
West Yorkshire
LS29 9DT
United Kingdom
Phone: +44 01943 601210
Fax: +44 01943 817079

Festival Description

The lkley Literature Festival celebrated its inaugural edition in 1973. The annual event takes place over two weeks in the lovely West Yorkshire village of Ilkley. The festival gathers top names in the literary field that encompasses authors, scriptwriters and poets. The programming includes discussions, readings, performances, workshops, literary walks, poetry readings, fringe events, and children’s and youth events.

Festival Dates October 4 - 20, 2013
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  • Top names announced in line-up for festival, by Amanda Greaves (The Wharfdale Observer, July 25, 2011)
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