Welcome to the Chalfont St. Giles Literary Festival web site

Chalfont Village

The 2016 Festival finished on Sunday 22nd May, 2016. To everyone who came to our events (nearly 1200 of you, more than any previous festival) thank you for your support.

(If you want to find out what you missed, go to PAST EVENTS-2016 (link at the left), or HERE).

The next festival will be held between 8th and 20th May, 2018. Details of the speakers, topics and venues will be appearing here as and when confirmed.

Our festival also featured in the Chalfont St Giles Parish Magazine discussing the popularity of literary festivals. You can find the text of the article in the sidebar to the left, or click  HERE

Previous festivals: for details of the 2016, 2014, 2012, 2010, 2008, 2007 and 2006 Festivals, including programmes and writing competition winners,  click the 'Past Events' link on the left, or [here]


Entry Forms and Rules for Senior Schools and Young Adult categories can be viewed and downloaded at the links below (or see the sidebar to the left of this page):

Senior Schools Entry Form

Young Adults Entry Form

Senior Schools Rules

Young Adults Rules