Welcome to the Chalfont St. Giles Literary Festival web site

Chalfont Village


Our next festival will be held between 12th and 24th May 2020. To view the whole programme, click HERE. Details of the speakers, the topics and the venues will be uploaded as and when they are finalised in the New Year, so please watch this space!

UPDATE, February 17th 2020: we are adding details of the speakers (including photos) and events over the next few days. Pages and links may be missing or incomplete while this process continues, so please bear with us - thank you!


Entry Forms and Rules for Senior Schools and Young Adult categories will be available in the New Year.

Previous festivals: for details of the 2018, 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]