Hear from the man who uncovered the phone hacking scandal. Saturday 18 October, 2pm, Kings Hall > more.
Don’t miss the acclaimed author of Skellig talking about his latest YA book. Wednesday 16 October, 6pm, Ilkley Playhouse > more.
Listen to an interview by Ilkley Young Writers with the Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, followed by a reading of ‘A Skirtful of Stones’. – the Festival’s 40th anniversary poem… > more
The Poetry Postbox on Ilkley Moor is now complete! Visit a stone, write a poem post it. Download your free Trail Guide now and visit the specially engraved ‘Stanza Stones’ with poems written by Simon Armitage for yourself… > more
Download our free publications created for the Festival’s 40th anniversary including Mushaira Memories, A Decade of Poets in Residence and 40 Years of Reading. Download your copy now… > more
You can now listen again to our online radio station featuring news and interviews with writers, audience and volunteers recorded at the Festival. Head to the elfm website now… > more