Porlock Arts Festival 2009
|Published: 7th September 2009 09:14|
10th - 13th September 2009
Andrew Motion, celebrated author, biographer and outgoing Poet Laureate, headlines this year's Porlock Arts Festival.
Authors Michael Holroyd, Rachel Johnson and Jane Jordan are also taking part.
Other events include:
- a Poetry Picnic,
- Writers' Workshop,
- Art & Photographic Exhibitions,
- a Choral Concert
- and a ‘radio' play.
There will be two National Trust Walks through the beautiful Vale of Porlock and Sir Christopher Ondaatje will be opening up his library to a limited number of visitors. A Walking Treasure Hunt will run throughout the Festival plus short story and Limerick competitions.
There will even be an arts linked pub quiz in The Ship Inn at Porlock Weir.