Participate… Enjoy… Inspire…

The Fifth Annual

Thame Arts & Literature Festival

Wednesday 15th to Sunday 19th October 2014

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Read the 2013 short story competition winner

Thame Players

The Fifth Annual TAL Festival starts on the evening of Wednesday 15th October this year with a very special lecture in the Players Theatre

Thursday 16th is a night of folk and acoustic music in the Stables at the James Figg on the High Street.

The Festival proper kicks off as usual on the afternoon of Friday 17th with some 30 events packed into the weekend.

We look forward to seeing you all in October.

Enjoy some of the highlights from

Festival 4, 2013

Box Office opens on Tues 2nd September

Festival Partners

Notley Tythe Barn

The Book House is a unique experience. If you haven’t been in lately then take the chance the next time you are in Thame

Brian, Luise and the team work hard with all the publishers to ensure a great selection of adult and children’s books. If it is available, they will get it for you.

93 High St


Tel 01844 213032

Festival at a glance

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Wednesday 15th October

Thursday 16th October

Friday 17th October

Saturday 18th October

Sunday 19th October


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Workshops & Walks 1 Photography

TAL at Towersey

Join us for a preview of TAL at Towersey Festival

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Songs of

the Urban Past

A folk narrative

Enter the 2014 Short Story Competition