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Time and Tide Writing Workshops

Next Writing Workshops at Morecambe Library: Saturday 21 March 1.30pm – 4pm | Open to all or Monday 13 April 6pm – 8.30pm | 16-25 year olds


Spotlight Literary Cabaret

3rd Friday of each month
Doors 8.00pm (Open Mic 8.15-8.45pm)
Music, poetry and comedy from diverse artists and writers


On the 3rd Friday of every month at The Storey 8.00pm

Square Cuts, Flax001

These are stories of people who want to live forever, unpack the contents of their lives, or simply rub along with one …

Lancaster Arts Partners

Litfest is one of the founding members of the Lancaster Arts Partnership. We are proud to be working together with partner companies The …

Beyond the Castle

Litfest’s Artistic Director Andy Darby was part of the Beyond the Castle co-design team and now sits as part of the steering …

sea swallows illustration

Wyre’s Mythic Coast

Litfest is a key partner in the Mythic Coast project, which is part of the regeneration of Wyre’s waterfronts. The project resulted …

photo of the project exhbition

Castle Park Stories

Litfest was one of the first groups in the UK to receive a Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) All Our Stories grant for …


Over the the past few years Litfest’s Flax imprint has published some fantastic writers from the North West. We will be putting …

Midland Hotel

Information about The Midland Hotel by Sarah Hall. Out of print.

A Discoverie of Witches

Blake Morrison’s A Discoverie of Witches is a limited edition clothbound hardcover book with just one hundred copies produced. Lancaster Assizes, 1612. Ten people …

Malkin Child

Information about Malkin Child by Livi Michael