This year’s Bath Children’s Literature Festival runs from Friday 30th September through to Sunday 9th October and the line up is better than ever!

Now in its 10th year, the event was established in 2007 by Bath-based children’s publishing professionals. It has gone on to become the largest dedicated children’s book festival in Europe; with over 80 public events, as well as events taking place in schools.

The 2016 festival will be opened by one of the biggest names in children’s books, David Walliams, and includes a host of exciting events that will appeal to all ages – take a look at the programme and buy tickets at

Looking for accommodation for your visit? We have compiled a guide to the best bed and breakfasts and hotels in Bath – you can check availability in real time at Places to stay in Bath

Whilst visiting, be sure to sample the excellent restaurants that truly cater for all tastes and budgets; you will not be disappointed! Take a look at our guide to Eating out in Bath

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