Library events at the Yeovil Literary Festival

Yeovil Library will be welcoming a host of great authors as part of this year’s Yeovil Literary Festival.

The full programme takes place at venues across the town from 6-9 November and is packed with inspirational thinkers, celebrities, comedians and broadcasters. A number of the events will be held at Yeovil Library.

Councillor David Hall, Somerset County Council’s Cabinet Member with responsibility for Libraries said “This year’s Yeovil Literary Festival programme is incredibly diverse and we are very pleased to include a variety of author sessions at Yeovil Library.

“With events ranging from fascinating talks on local history to interactive workshops for children, there really is something for everyone.”

The events at Yeovil Library include:

Thursday 6 November

Elizabeth Buchan  4pm

Friday 7 November

Joni Powling             10am

Rachel Hore             12noon

Lilian Harry               2pm

Natasha Solomons  4pm

Saturday 8 November

James Crowden       10am

Kate Kelly and Carol Hunt (Children’s writing workshop for children aged 8+) 11am

Anna Birch                12noon

Jack Sweet                2pm

For further information on the full Yeovil Literary Festival 2014 programme and to book tickets, please visit: or telephone 01935 422884.

Yeovil Literary Festival is a partnership between The Octagon Theatre, Yeovil Community Arts Association, Yeovil Library and Waterstones Yeovil.