Literature Festival

Derbyshire Literature Festival 2015

Derbyshire Literature Festival is coming soon.

This is our major event this year in Derbyshire Libraries - 10 action packed days of literary treats across the county from Friday 8 to Sunday 17 May. 

Featuring writers from around the UK as well as showcasing Derbyshire talent as part of the county's year-long Made in Derbyshire (opens in a new window) celebration.

Look out for copies of the festival brochure in Derbyshire Libraries or download the pdf version from this page.

Most of the Festival events require booking and payment in advance. You can book tickets online or in any Derbyshire Library.

Please check the festival brochure attached to this page as some events require booking directly with the venue or organiser …

Derbyshire Poem a Month Writing Competition

We're inviting anyone who lives, works or studies in Derbyshire to get creative and write a short poem to enter the competition. The closing date is Friday 29 May 2015.

We'll be choosing 6 poems which will feature on the Poem a Month blog (opens in a new window) later in the year.

Full details and an entry form are attached to this page.

If you would like to receive a fresh poem in your email inbox every month then visit Derbyshire Poem a Month and sign up.

Related documents

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Information on other websites

Courses or events

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Alfreton Library

Ashbourne Library

Bolsover Library

Brimington Library

Buxton Library

Buxton Museum and Art Gallery

Chapel-en-le-Frith Library

Chesterfield Library

Clay Cross Library

Clowne Library

Cromford Canal

Derbyshire Record Office

Dronfield Library

Duffield Library

Eckington Library

Elvaston Castle Country Park

Gamesley Library

Glossop Library

Ilkeston Library

Long Eaton Library

Melbourne Assembly Rooms

New Mills Library

Newbold Library

Oakland Community Care Centre and Extra Care Housing

Renishaw Hall and Gardens

Ripley Library

Shirebrook Library

South Normanton Library

Staveley Library

Swadlincote Library

Wirksworth Library

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