Barnes Children’s Literature Festival Schools Programme

From Barnes Children's Literature Festival

Resource type: Literature Festival

Price band: Free

Key stage: KS1, KS2

Region(s): England - Greater London

Barnes Children’s Literature Festival is London’s largest dedicated children’s literature event. Alongside the ticketed Family Festival, it offers a free Schools Programme for state-funded primary schools. Barnes Children’s Literature Festival 2022 will run from 9th – 26th June. 

Events for schools will take place in venues in Tower Hamlets, Wandsworth and Barnes and bookings open in February 2022. See the website for the full author line-up.

Cost: Free

About Barnes Children’s Literature Festival: Barnes Children’s Literature Festival was launched in 2015 by a group of parents with a love of books and a desire to inspire the next generation of readers. The BCLF Schools Programme was launched in 2018 and is now the largest free schools programme of its kind in England.

Further resources:

  • The BCLF Youtube channel has videos of previous online author events from 2020 and 2021.
  • Find more literature festivals with dedicated schools programmes here.

Visit the resource

Rate this resource

Click on the star to rate it!

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

Logo for Barnes Children's Literature Festival