Lavenham Literary Festival

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Kate Mosse on our Festival 2013: “a wonderful atmosphere, with the village hall packed to the rafters” 



“Many thanks for a wonderful weekend” – EH, France

“I thoroughly enjoyed all the sessions and meeting the authors. I do hope to return to the Festival in 2015, hopefully with my husband and some friends whom I know would thoroughly enjoy the experience” – SN, Bermuda

“Brilliant organisation and fabulous speakers – KB, Bures

These are only a few of the many responses we had from attendees to our wonderful festival last November. We thank all those who filled in a Questionnaire, from which we extracted one, and the lucky winner of the East Anglian goodie bag (presented by sponsors Atkinson Bolton) was Mrs C of Essex.  We will make use of all your suggestions to make the 2015 Festival as enjoyable and rich an experience as the one we’ve just had. The Festival was a huge success, enjoyed by us the organizers, the visitors, and certainly not least, the speakers.  Here are some of their comments:



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Sir Andrew Motion: “It was a great pleasure to be with you and I deeply appreciated all the trouble you’d taken on my behalf.”


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                     Dame Stella Rimington: “It was a true pleasure. I enjoyed myself immensely in the village. And I can’t wait to be invited back.”



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Tracy Chevalier – “Thanks so much for having me to Lavenham – I really enjoyed it. Lovely festival.”

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Tracy Borman – “If ever you would like me to make a return visit, I would be back like a shot! You have been fantastic to deal with throughout, and this stands out as one of the most enjoyable events I’ve ever taken part in.”

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