I enjoy rapport with audiences and welcome discussion.
Thursday 12 September 2019 18.30-19.00Sally Festing reading from My Darling Derry in the Library, Wells-next-the-sea, NR23 1EAWord with Wine, £5.00 entry to the Mental Health Foundation.Tuesday 8 October 2019 19.00 for 19.30Sally Festing shares readings with Tessa Foley and Rosie Johnston for Mental Health Awareness week. West Greenwich Louttit Library, SE10 8NN. Friday 8 November 2019 2.00 Poems from My Darling Derry. Sally Festing shares a reading with Peter Wallis and Jenny Whitworth in Peter Piers Room, Poetry Aldeburgh. Tickets from www. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday 12 November 20-22.00 Sally Festing shares the floor with readings from My Darling Derry at Norwich’s National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall, King Street, Norwich NR1 1QE. Also slots for open mic. Free Entry.Thursday 21 November 18-21.00 Sally Festing reads from My Darling Derry, during the Mental Health Foundation’s 70th Birthday Celebration with lectures and drinks reception at IET, 2 Savoy Place, WC2R 0BC. Tickets from EventBrite.EVENTS 2018Thursday 28, June, Head Linesfor Finding the Words: York Explore Library, 6.45-7.45 £3 entrySaturday 12th May, Sally’s poems and an Open Mic. on the theme of North Norfolk in the Maltings at Wells Literary Festival Friday, 16 February, 1-2.00 pm From Stone to StoryAn illustrated Talk with readings from FontIn the Green Room, The Archive Centre, Norfolk Record Office, NorwichFriday 3 November with ‘4x4’ at the Aldeburgh Poetry Festivala reading with music and images in the cinemaTuesday 24 October, 7.30 pm From Stone to StoryTalk with slides and readings from Fontfor Wells Men’s Discussion Group in Wells Quaker Meeting HouseThursday 12 October, 6.00 pm. Celebrating the BurnhamsTalk with slides and readings from Fontwith Carl Suter on his luteSt Mary’s Church, Burnham DeepdaleSaturday 15 July, 1-2 pm. Reading with ‘4x4’ with music and imagesat Petersfield Literary Festival.Tuesday 11 July, 7 for 7.30 pm. Reading with ‘4x4’Graham High, Wendy Klein and Peter Walliswith music and images, in Greenwich Llbrary.2016Monday, 5 September, Launch of Doors Openingwith Saltmarsh Poetry, 7.00-9.00 at 3 Glebe Lane, Burnham Overy Staithe, PE31 8JQSaturday 16 July, Reading at Ways with Words, 10.00 am at Dartington Hall, Totness, Devon.Friday 15 Juy. Reading for Magma 65 at the London Review Bookshopwhich I am dissapointed not to attent because I’ll be en route to Devon forthe above.Thursday 30th June, Reading for The Interpreter’s House, at the legendary Fenton pub in Leeds. Sunday 29 May, 6-c7.00 pm a short illustrated talk in Burnham Overy Staithe Village Hall, PE31 8JD “Norman Fonts in NW Norfolk” with readings from my new pamphlet, Font, inspired by the font in St Mary’s, Burnham Deepdale. £5.00 donation for Norfolk churches