The Barnes Society Readings
A selection of William Barnes society members will be performing readings of passages from the works of William Barnes in
The Lost Book of Robert Young
David Fox, writer and local historian, will be talking about Robert Young and the ‘lost book’, an unpublished account of
Dorset Through the Seasons
Tim Laycock, acclaimed professional folk musician, actor, storyteller andauthor, has a special interest in the works of Thomas Hardy and
Victorian Fancy Dress: Judging & Awards
Our Victorian fancy dress competition will be judged at 11.00 am outside the PoetsCorner Café.
Mr Hardy & Mr Barnes: An Uneasy Friendship
Dr Alan Chedzoy, writer and lecturer, will explain the sometimes difficult relationship between William Barnes and Thomas Hardy.