Events 2019
MAY  May 10, 2019, 5pm.  Launch: My Darling Derry at Sea Fever Literary Festival: Wells-next-the-Seawith Peter Wallis in HEAD LINESMay 14, 2019, 2.30pm My Darling Derry for Women’s ProbusThe Sports Centre, FakenhamMay 21, 2019, 8-10pm My Darling Derry and Open Mic at Jurnets Bar, Wensum Lodge, King St, Norwich, with Peter Wallis in HEAD LINES.
I enjoy rapport with audiences and welcome discussion.
Thursday 12 September 2019   18.30-19.00 Sally Festing reading from My Darling Derry in the Library, Wells-next-the-sea, NR23 1EA Word with Wine,  £5.00 entry to the Mental Health Foundation. Tuesday 8 October 2019   19.00 for 19.30 Sally 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. poetryalde@gmail.com.
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 2018 Thursday 28, June, Head Lines for Finding the Words: York Explore Library, 6.45-7.45  £3 entry Saturday 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 Story An illustrated Talk with readings from Font In the Green Room, The Archive Centre, Norfolk Record Office, Norwich Friday 3 November with ‘4x4’ at the Aldeburgh Poetry Festival a reading with music and images in the cinema Tuesday 24 October, 7.30 pm From Stone to Story Talk with slides and readings from Font for Wells Men’s Discussion Group in Wells Quaker Meeting House Thursday 12 October, 6.00 pm. Celebrating the Burnhams Talk with slides and readings from Font with Carl Suter on his lute St Mary’s Church, Burnham Deepdale Saturday 15 July, 1-2 pm.  Reading with ‘4x4’ with music and images at Petersfield Literary Festival. Tuesday 11 July, 7 for 7.30 pm. Reading with ‘4x4’ Graham High, Wendy Klein and Peter Wallis with music and images, in Greenwich Llbrary.              2016 Monday, 5 September, Launch of Doors Opening with Saltmarsh Poetry, 7.00-9.00 at 3 Glebe Lane, Burnham Overy Staithe, PE31 8JQ Saturday 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 Bookshop which I am dissapointed not to attent because I’ll be en route to Devon for the 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