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Stratford in Top 5 Festivals

Wednesday 3rd December 2014

The comedian and writer Viv Groskop has put the Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival in the top 5 festivals for New Writers, in a piece for the writers' magazine Mslexia . Viv, who programmes the Bath Festival, looks at the benefits (and not) of literary festivals. her recommendation of Stratford is great news as it's a strong part of our aims to be what a literary festival should be - about words! - and we've loads of events for writers of all kinds in 2015.

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