Walled Garden Baumber

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Tel. 01507 578763

Email: walledgardenbaumber@yahoo.co.uk

Address.

The Walled Garden, Baumber, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Access from the A158 only between Baumber and Wragby

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Literary Festival

 

Saturday July 27th and Sunday July 28th 2019

10.30am to 3.30pm

FREE ENTRY

 

This July WGB will be hosting a literary festival sponsored by Hammond House Publishing Ltd.

 

Well known Author's and Poet's attending.

A weekend for readers, writers and poets in a beautiful setting.

Meet local authors, have your book signed. listen to poets or read your own work out on our open mic.

 

Margaret Dickinson - well known Lincolnshire author, book signing `The Brookland Girls` the sequel to her bestseller `The Poppy Girls` Margaret will also be available for one to ones with author's looking for advice.

 

  Avril Ford - our local retired Reverand turned author of crime novels and children's books.

 

    Julian Earl - local vet turned autor ‘Cows in Trees’ a warm and witty memoir of his experiences as a vet.  

 

   Rosita Bird - author of Children's stories , The Elf's Secret, My Great-Grandad Was a Soldier and many more...

 

  David Evardson - author of A Donkeyman's Journey - from Lativia to Grimsby  

 

  Paul Sutherland -  local award winning poet

 

  Jane Keightley - a local travel author, she has had her work published in Italia magazine, Country Walking, the Sunday

   Telegraph and the Daily Mail  

 

 Literary agents Darley Anderson will also be joining us for the weekend to talk about their work and meet authors and poets to give individual advice.

 

There will be creative writing, poetry workshops and talks. Our story tellers will bring words to life for all ages and there will be lots of books to buy, old and new.

If you are a published author or poet and would like a FREE table to promote your work please contact

Niki - walledgardenbaumber@yahoo.co.uk

 

A short story competition for children and adults will be held in advance with winners announced during the weekend.

he winning stories will be read out and prizes presented during the festival. Hammond House will publish the winning stories in their 2019 WGB anthology.

 

Literary Information Poster

 

Short Stories Competition Information

 

Children under 18 - £2.00 - Competition entry fee   

Adults - £5.00 - Competition entry fee 

 

For more information email: walledgardenbaumber@yahoo.co.uk