2019 Dates Coming Soon.

After another successful Summer School last year, Ilkley Literature Festival will be running our next residential Summer School for young people (aged 12+) who love writing at the end of this year’s Summer Holiday and we hope very much that you would like to come!


August 2019

What we will be doing

Writing games, workshops with guest tutors, campfire activities, cabaret.



A full bursary to cover all costs is available for any young person who would not otherwise be able to attend.

Please contact the Festival for details of how to apply for a bursary.

How  to book

Bookings for the 2019 Summer School will open in the spring.

Please don’t hesitate to contact the Festival with any queries via info@ilkleyliteraturefestival.org.uk or 01943 601210.


Event Details

  • WhenWed 29 - Fri 31 Aug
  • Price£40
  • VenueLineham Farm, Swan Lane, Eccup, Leeds, LS16 8AZ
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