19th – 23rd September 2018

The Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival 2018

For those unaware of what the Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival is about, check out the video of their 2017 event on the Festival website.

Highlights from the Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival 2017, features Bridget Kendall MBE, Jon Sopel, Nicholas Crane, Sarah Perry, Dame Hilary Mantel and many more.

Details for the 2018 event have been released - visit the event's website regularly for details and updates.

Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival is a growing event that always attracts famous and popular authors from all types of literature.

The event, held 19th – 23rd September in 2018, features inspiring talks, readings and conversations with talented authors, scientists, playwrights, historians, broadcasters, economists, comedians and rising literary stars.

Every year there's a diverse selection of critically acclaimed, award-winning authors. This year is the events 10th anniversary and people will get the privilege of welcoming famous names such as Lucy Worsley OBE (bestselling author and historian), John McCarthy MBE, and Michael Rosen (acclaimed writer, performer, broadcaster and academic).

All the writing talent is combined with a warm and welcoming atmosphere from the organisers and the locals, making it one of the most exciting literary festivals in the UK.

Another reason to take note of this particular festival is the focus it puts on young and developing talent. Alongside youth events, there's a grand poetry writing competition for those under 12. 

Visit their website for all the details and to catch the lineup.

You'll need accommodation for the event, and The Victoria is only 20 minutes down the road along the beautiful South Devon coast. Use our 'Book Now' feature to check availability and book your room.