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Everybody's Reading Festival

Everybody’s Reading is a nine day festival of all things reading related. We are thrilled to be a major partner in this fabulous community reading festival.

Further information

The festival takes place from 29 September to 7 October and is dedicated to encouraging every person in Leicester to hear spoken word artists, poets, authors and community writers in their local community venues. With a large variety of genres catered to, it is guaranteed there is something for everyone to enjoy from anywhere in the city! You can find out what's happening in Leicester on the following link:

Where will the events take place?

Events happen in schools, arts and community centres, shops and cafes, libraries, parks and open spaces. You can take advantage of these events on your doorstep; meet authors and attend workshops.

We hope that you will be inspired to borrow new and exciting  reading material. We love reading and we love supporting the people of  Leicester to explore the many worlds that can open up through books. So go on, have a look now and...

Festival partners

Leicester Libraries, School Development Support Agency, WORD!, Leicestershire Partnership NHS Service Trust, Leicester Adult Skills and Learning Service, National Union of Teachers, BBC Radio Leicester and SLB Distribution and Promotion Services Ltd.

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