The Trustees and the Festival Director of the Bridport Literary Festival would like to thank all the Sponsors, Donors and Advertisers, including those who have given anonymously, for their generosity and enthusiasm in supporting this year’s Festival. We would also like to thank all our Stewards for their commitment and good humour.


Deirdre & Howard Coates

George and Carol Eyre

Nicholas Amor

Jean Edwards

Sczerina and Antony Hichens


Venetia Ross Skinner

Kitson & Trotman, solicitors


Buffy Sacher

Rachel and Allan James

Tim Clarke

Johnnie Boden

John and Felicity Fairbairn

Maggie and John Mills

Derek Parkes

Antony and Val Pitt-Rivers

Sarah and Jim Wild

Richard and Liz Strang

Rosa Bartlett

Hugh and Sue Robinson

Sally Inchbald and Peter Lee


Carol Hammick and Adam Tindall

Lindsay and Martin Bowdery


Nicky and Adam Fenwick

Jim Bartos

Ruth and Robert Cary Elwes

Francesca Radcliffe

Diana and Robert Clarke

Annabelle and David Nabarro

Barry and Islay Mawhinney

David and Sue Orr

Nick Pearson

Ian and Mary Scott

Georgia Langton

Rosi and Clive de Ruig

Trish Reed

Georgia Langton

Anthony and Vallie Barker

Ros and John Senior

Tess Silkstone and Harold Carter


Lucinda and Patrick Airy

Catherine and Stewart Boyd

John Caines

Maggi and Charles Ouin

June Milne and John Parker

Robin Edleston

Michael and Angela Rose

Angela and David Neuberger

Patrick and Jenifer Corbett

Anne and Alan Peck

Johnny and Anne Roberts

Clare Glazebrook

Emma Poe

Peter Bicknell

Main Sponsors

Associate Sponsors