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June Newsletter 2021

June Newsletter 2021

Book Festival plans forge ahead  It’s exciting that so many people are beginning to get out and about again and we have been really encouraged by the enthusiastic responses received from authors and...

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March Newsletter 2021

March Newsletter 2021

Cuckfield Bookfest 2021 October 8th, 9th and 10th. During the long dreary months of lockdown in January and February we dreamed of being able to put on a live festival in October. Boris Johnson’s...

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A WEEK TO GO TO OUR FIRST ONLINE CUCKFEST

A WEEK TO GO TO OUR FIRST ONLINE CUCKFEST

Perhaps you are reluctant to go out and about in these frustrating days when we have been asked to stay at home and avoid mixing with crowds. Despite enjoying Bookfest for the past three years, you...

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Festival Update

Festival Update

For so many people these past few months have been a time of huge anxiety and fear and we appreciate that to some, having a book festival is perhaps a low priority.  But for others, we hope that the...

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October Newsletter 2020

October Newsletter 2020

STOP PRESS! Here is an update on the programme and when tickets will be available. The programme will be on the website on Saturday 3rd October – www.cuckfieldbookfest.co.uk - where details of each...

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September Newsletter 2020

September Newsletter 2020

Writing in The Spectator in August, Andrew Marr said: ‘I’ve been regretting the absence of the physical book festival not least because my own book Elizabethans comes out in October … I want to talk...

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June Newsletter 2020

June Newsletter 2020

When the first Cuckfield Book Festival 2020 newsletter was produced in early March, none of us could possibly have dreamt that life was about to change beyond all recognition with the arrival of...

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March Newsletter 2020

March Newsletter 2020

We do hope everyone is aware that the book festival is a little later this year – November 12th – 15th . This is because the Queen’s Hall is not available for our usual weekend. But we’ll still have...

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