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June 2018: The Resorts of North Devon

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Ways with Words Literature Festival

An event in July in Devon
Dartington Hall
Dartington
Devon
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Event timing: Early - Mid July
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The ten-day festival has become established as a major literary fixture drawing thousands of festival-goers to its stunning setting within the medieval estate and gardens of Dartington Hall in South Devon.

Celebrating over 20 years of debate, exploration, laughter and literary highs, the festival, which started in 1991, attracts world-class authors, media figures and thinkers. Highlights from the summerís 160-event programme will include:

Literary Greats
Major Comics
Global Themes
Big Ideas

These events jostle with many more on food, gardens, relationships, poetry, science, history, biography and philosophy.

For further information contact: Chloe Dunbar, 07976735337, chloe@wayswithwords.co.uk or visit the website.

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