Chester Literature Festival

Chester Literature Festival - Storyhouse 

Speakers including best-selling authors, broadcasters, poets, performers and more, alongside workshops, performances lectures, storytelling and pub crawls, throughout Storyhouse this November.

Highlight speakers include poets Lemn Sissay, Luke Wright and Hollie McNish, celebrity chef Nigella Lawson and broadcasters Jenni Murray, Dolly Alderton, John Simpson and Pam Ayres, who top the bill alongside a raft of novelists, musicians and performers fresh from Edinburgh Fringe.


Sat 10 Nov 2018 to Sat 1 Dec 2018



Hunter Street, Chester, CH1 2AR



Some other events

Suspect Rumour Bolton

Lunchtime talk with crime writers Fiona Barton and Lesley Kara

Tue 22 Jan 2019 1pm - 2.30pm Bolton Library

Sharon Bolton

Sharon Bolton in conversation with Cath Staincliffe

Tomorrow 7pm - 8pm Warrington Central Library

Stephen Booth

Stephen Booth Author Talk

Tue 27 Nov 2018 1.30pm - 3pm Droylsden Library

Dolly Alderton

Dolly Alderton: Everything I Know About Love

Fri 23 Nov 2018 7.30pm Storyhouse

Ben Thornley and Gray Neville Tackled

Ben Thornley and Gary Neville signing Tackled

Thu 6 Dec 2018 4pm - 5pm Manchester Central Library

North West Libraries

Librarians in the North West have pioneered partnership working to encourage new readers into libraries. Time To Read is a partnership of librarians engaged in reader development activity in public library authorities in the North West Region. 22 public library authorities in the region currently support Time To Read.

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