Sponsors and Supporters

Thank you to all our sponsors and supporters

Headline Sponsor

Baillie Gifford the Festival's headline sponsor is an independent investment partnership based in Edinburgh who manages funds for clients in the UK and throughout the world. The firm is a major supporter of literary events taking place across the UK, including the Stratford Literary Festival and the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction. More details of their sponsorship programme, including authors interviews, articles and competitions can be found here.

Lead Sponsors

Founded over 225 years ago, Lodders Solicitors has offices in Stratford, Henley in Arden and Cheltenham, offering expert legal advice and a comprehensive range of legal services encompassing agricultural law, private client work, dispute resolution, business and commercial law, landed estates, real estates and commercial property.

Located in Warwickshire and Cheshire, each Inspired Retirement Village offers a collection of luxurious apartments, surrounded by five-star facilities within a safe and secure village environment. Find out more here.

Founded in 1896, Knight Frank is one of the world's leading independent real estate consultancies. Knight Frank has been in Stratford-upon-Avon for nearly 40 years, providing personalised, clear and considered advice across all areas of property. Buying or selling with Knight Frank ensures you have the very best a local agent can offer combined with the vast marketing reach provided by the biggest privately owned property consultancy in the world.

The Rathbones Folio Prize rewards the best work of literature written in English, regardless of form. Entries are nominated by over the 270 distinguished writers and critics of the Folio Academy. This year’s judges Tessa Hadley, William Atkins and Rachel Long will award the £30,000 prize on the 23 March at the British Library in London.

Established over 50 years ago, A-Plan Insurance has grown to have over 100 high street branches offering over 50 insurance products. With over 600,000 clients protected by us, it has some of the highest customer satisfaction scores in the industry.

Family Events Sponsor

Specsavers has been a family-run business for nearly 40 years, working to make a positive difference to people's lives through better sight and hearing.

Partner Sponsors

The Healthy Back Bag Company - it's all about the shape. Healthy Back Bags perfectly combine fashion and function, comfort and style, keep you organised and make your load feel lighter.

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Media Partner

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Sponsors In Kind

Prontaprint is the UK's leading business-to-business solution provider for print and a whole host of other business requirements, supported through our network of Business Centres in the UK and Ireland.

To find out about sponsoring the Festival or advertising with us, please email us here

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