Burnley Literary Festival

burnleyLiterary Festival

Autumn 2016 saw the first ever Burnley Literary Festival being held across Burnley town centre. The event was a huge success and featured an exciting programme of workshops, talks, readings, open-mic sessions and performances.

Burnley Literary Festival 2017 will take place 6 to 9 October 2017. Watch this space for confirmation of the full amazing programme events. Already confirmed are storytelling sessions, poetry writing workshops, children’s theatre performances, flash fiction workshops and award winning authors.

For more information about this fantastic event or to get involved, contact us.


books culture drama and film

  • burnley council
  • supported by the Arts Council
  • special thanks to McDonalds
  • Thanks to...
  • burnley college
  • burnley mechanics theatre
  • Charter Walk
  • Cildrens Trust
  • burnley youth theatre
  • burnley market
  • uclan burnley
  • lancashire Adult learning
  • lancashire county council