Have you ever listened to a comedian on a bus? Watched a live show, or taken part in an outdoor poetry contest? Words on Wheels is your chance! Four vintage buses – creating 7 stages – will be pulling up outside Westquay South, and an army of poets, comedians, and storytellers from across the city...
"Join us for a party inspired by Jane Austen and the Regency period.
There will be regency style food, dancing, games and activities for children. Test your knowledge with our quiz and find out which books inspired Jane, plus lots more!" 12pm
Calling all young authors, poets and playwrights! Looking for the chance to gain skills, confidence and experience in writing? Mayflower Young Writers want you! This workshop will be focusing on the festival theme of "changing times". 10:30am
The Docks is hosting this special SO: To Speak writers' get-together. Make it a date to come along and meet other writers, self-published authors and aspiring novelists. Who knows where it might lead? 7:30pm
Learn how to write fantasy fiction. Discover everything you need to make your words truly enchanting, with the help of Southampton Libraries Writer in Residence, Nazneen Ahmed. for 10-16 year olds. 10:30am