Forthcoming Literary Festival Events – Guided Walks

A Nature Writing Workshop at Bere Marsh Farm

A Nature Writing Workshop at Bere Marsh Farm

Wednesday 12th June 2024
10:00
Bere Marsh Farm, Shillingstone

A guided nature and writing walk around Bere Marsh Farm, Shillingstone, followed by light refreshments.

The Ghosts of Stur

The Ghosts of Stur

Wednesday 12th June 2024
18:00
The Swan Inn, Sturminster Newton

A ghost walk around Sturminster Newton

Tess' Marlott - A Walk in the Countryside that Inspired Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Tess' Marlott - A Walk in the Countryside that Inspired Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Thursday 13th June 2024
10:30
The Crown, Marnhull

Enjoy a meandering walk in and at the southern edges of Marnhull, the village that is Marlott in Thomas Hardy’s Tess of the d’Urbervilles. Marlott was where Tess grew up; the home that she left four times and to which she returned on three.

A Walk to Bagber with David Fox

A Walk to Bagber with David Fox

Sunday 16th June 2024
10:30
The Museum, Sturminster Newton

David Fox leads a circular walk to Bagber and includes places and sights that would have been familiar to William Barnes, Thomas Hardy and Robert Young.

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