What’s happening at Lancaster Litfest 2013

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Lancaster will host its 35th literature festival next week.

Litfest 2013 brings a fabulous array of poets, novelists, short fiction writers and storytellers to the city from next Wednesday October 16 until Sunday October 20.

A couple of weeks ago, we ran a competition for a reader to win a ticket worth £66 to all Litfest events at The Storey.

Our winner is Stefanie Rigby who entered online.

Here’s the full festival schedule:

Tuesday October 15

8pm, Tomorrow’s Parties, Live at LICA

Wednesday October 16

5.30pm, Writer Portraits Exhibition launch, The Dukes

6pm, Northern Broadsides Panel Event, The Dukes

7.30pm, M John Harrison and Nicholas Royle, The Storey

8pm, Tomorrow’s Parties, Live at LICA

Thursday October 17

6.30pm, Moss Witch: Science and the Short Story, The Storey

7.30pm, Chetham’s Symphony Orchestra, Live at LICA

8pm, What Happens to The Hope at the End of

the Evening, Live at LICA

8pm, Short Stories: Wide Horizons, The Storey

Friday October 18

1pm/2pm/3pm, Afternoon Classics, The Storey

1.30pm, I, Malvolio, Live at LICA

7pm, Two Novels: Intimate Worlds, The Storey

7pm, Ghostly Tales, Lancaster Castle

8.45pm, Spotlight, The Storey

Saturday October 19

1pm, Peter Didsbury and WN Herbert, The Storey

2.30pm, Nancy Mattson and Hannah Lowe, The Storey

4pm, David Morley and Neil Curry, The Storey

4pm, I, Malvolio, Live at LICA

7pm, Ghostly Tales, Lancaster Castle

8pm, Simon Armitage, Lancaster Library

Sunday October 20

2pm, Joseph Delaney, Lancaster Castle

8pm, Bluebeard, The Storey

To book tickets or to download a full copy of the festival brochure, visit www.litfest.org.