Events Sold Out

We’re sorry to have to tell you but two of our events have already sold out as follows: Friday 20 […]

YLF at Residents Festival Weekend

This weekend sees York’s 25th Residents Festival. And yes, we’ll be there, encouraging you to celebrate the written and spoken […]

Full 2020 Programme Now Available

York Literature Festival is back with its annual celebration of the written and spoken word. Starting on 19 March 2020, […]

YLF2020 Headliners Announced

Good news! Our programming is finally complete and we’re ready to announce our headliners for the 2020 festival. We get […]

Pre-festival Events

While we wait for the main annual festival (19-28 March), YLF is serving up some New Year treats. Firstly, on […]

Season’s Greetings!

Just to wish all our supporters and subscribers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year – and to […]

Melvyn Bragg coming to York

The word is out! In the first of a series of announcements regarding YLF2020, we’re delighted to tell you that […]

Save the Date – YLF2020

We’re pleased to announce that the next York Literature Festival will run from the 19th to the 28th of March […]

Coming Next – Dan Jones

Sadly, we’ll soon be reaching the end of our short Autumn Programme. But we do have one last treat left […]