Bath children’s festival announces line-up

Bath children’s festival announces line-up

Big-name authors including Julia Donaldson, Michael Rosen and Judith Kerr are taking part in this year’s Telegraph Bath Children’s Literature Festival.

The festival, which will take place in various venues in Bath 25th September – 4th October, features 120 events.

Also appearing are Cressida Cowell, Francesca Simon and Axel Scheffler, and celebrity children’s writers Helen Skelton and ‘Sam & Mark’ (Sam Nixon and Mark Rhodes).

The festival organisers are planning several events to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll, as well as masterclasses on writing film scripts and creating cartoons.

The fesival was established in 2007 by Gill and John McLay, who are the artistic directors of this years event.