The Huddersfield Literature Festival 2021

An exciting programme of online events.
Followed by indoor and outdoor events later in the spring/summer.


An annual celebration of books and authors, poetry and performance, with community, accessibility and inclusivity at its heart.

About the festival

Established in 2006, the Huddersfield Literature Festival (HLF) takes place annually in March in venues across the town.

In 2017, HLF won the Examiner Community Award for Arts; we have also been finalists in the prestigious Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards three times (2016, 2017 & 2020).


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