James Rebanks 13th November 2021
The 17th Bridport Literary Festival culminates in a very special event. More Details An Audience with James Rebanks Electric Palace | 7.30 pm
Jasons Retreat A Guided Writing Week | 8-14th November 2021
in association with the Bridport Literary Festival 2021 Take Part Enjoy a week of creative writing in the Dorset countryside An informal mix of support, guidance and peaceful writing time in Dorset
Friends events Friends and Supporters Events
Bridport Literary Festival 2021 GET TICKETS MONDAY 20th SEPTEMBER
Become a Friend Receive Priority Booking, Advance Information and Friends Party Invite Become a Friend of the Festival 2021 Become a Friend Welcome to Bridlit Friends Priority Booking starts Monday 9 August - Friday 27 August. General booking is from Monday 30 August. Welcome to the
Bridport Literary Festival
BUY TICKETS Sunday 7th - Saturday 13th November 2021
Bridlit shots BridLit Shots Using local filmmakers and authors with some connection to the Southwest we have produced a series of short films. They are meant to be small pieces that reach into the imagination and give the viewer a ‘feel’ of the books and writers. WATCH THE FILM

BRIDLIT has expanded significantly over the years and we hope that our programme of events for 2021 is more intriguing, illuminating and entertaining than ever before.  An eclectic mix of writers on a variety of subjects promises to engage audiences of all tastes and interests.

Tickets are available from the Bridport TIC 01308 424901.

Our Special Day for Friends, Sponsors and Donors is confirmed for Monday 20 September and the box office at the Bridport TIC is now open for bookings.  Telephone: 01308 424901

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Bridport Literary Festival 2020 Highlights

Welcome to the Bridport Literary Festival A short glimpse into BridLit’s place as part of this wonderful town, with highlights from the 2020 festival. Credit Isaac Maccy

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