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Bath Literature Festival

Bath Box Office
Bath Vistor Information Centre
Abbey Chambers
Abbey Churchyard
Jennifer-Saunders 2014


2015 is the Bath Literature Festival's 20th Anniversary!

The 2015 Independent Bath Literature Festival runs for 10 blissful days from Friday 27 February to Sunday 8 March, and showcases the best of fiction and non-fiction, plus names from comedy, sport, food, philosophy, nature and history: Prepare to be inspired, cheered, challenged, moved and uplifted!

Amongst the authors joining the 20th anniversary celebrations of this much loved festival are Kazuo Ishiguro, Antonia Fraser, Sadie Jones,  Linda Grant, Frieda Hughes, Lynne Truss, Victoria Hislop, Kate Mosse, Elif Shafak, Michelle Mone, Celia Imrie, Polly Toynbee and Richard & Judy. Plus the return of the fabulous Austentatious.

General booking opens early January 2015 (date to be confirmed) go to for information about festival membership and early booking priorities.


If you require somewhere to stay whilst visiting for this event, please go to the Accommodation section of our website. This will provide you with an online booking service for accommodation in Bath and the surrounding area. Alternatively, contact our personal accommodation booking service: + 44 (0) 844 847 5256.

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Opening Times

2015 (27/02/2015 - 08/03/2015)