Terms & Conditions

All events take place at the venue printed on your ticket on our website and on our online Box Office. You will be contacted by email in advance of an event if the venue changes or the change will be posted at the Festival Marquee.

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  • Tickets are sold through an external box office both online and by telephone. Tickets are non-refundable and cannot be exchanged. All tickets include VAT. Tickets may be on sale at the Festival Marquee during the September Festival. The telephone booking number and online booking link can be found on each page of our programme and on our website.
  • All seats are normally unreserved.
  • Accessibility: all venues can accommodate wheelchairs and those with mobility issues, and there is an accessible toilet at all venues. All venues and the Marquee have step free access unless stated otherwise in the programme[1] Please contact us if you have particular needs or require a seat close to the stage due to hearing or sight challenges. in operation and all speakers use a microphone except in the Masonic Hall where it is not deemed necessary.
  • Children under 14 years must be accompanied by a responsible adult (over 18 years of age). We cannot accept responsibility for unaccompanied children. Children over 14 may attend alone but must be delivered and collected by a responsible adult, and are not the responsibility of the Festival. Adults attending children's events are expected to buy a ticket. Children under 2 and babes in arms who do not require a seat do not need a ticket.
  • We reserve the right to alter the programme or substitute performers if circumstances dictate. Please check our website or follow us on Twitter @Budleighlitfest for programme change alerts.
  • All events are an hour long unless otherwise stated. Books are available to buy after each event and authors will sign copies of their books after each event either in the venue or at the Festival Bookshop in the marquee. Books featured at the Festival and those signed at earlier events will be on sale at Waterstones pop-up bookshop in the marquee. We request that you do not bring copies of books not purchased at the Festival for signature.
  • Some events may be filmed or recorded. By buying a ticket you are giving your consent to be filmed or recorded as a member of the audience. Please let one of the Festival team know if you do not wish to be in a photograph.
  • All details and prices are correct at time of going to press.
  • Please check our website before you travel for any last minute changes.
  • Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival is a Registered Charity Number: 1127885 


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