Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival 2017 video Performance poet Tony Walsh read some of his best known work as well as a co-operative themed poem he’d written especially for the festival to bring 2017 to a close. The hugely popular artist got a standing ovation at the sold-out show on Monday evening. Over the seven-day […]
Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival 2016 video Last year was the best yet with record ticket sales and more than 4,000 people attending. The programme included Jenny Eclair, Owen Jones, Simon Callow, Mark Billingham, Nikesh Shukla, Ian McMillan, Alastair Campbell, Mark Steel, Joanne Harris and more.
A festival in 60 seconds – a quick look back at Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival. Watch video on Facebook Post by Rochdale Borough Council.
If you missed the fascinating discussion hosted by Manchester Salon on Saturday 25 October as part of our festival weekend, “Writers & War: reflecting or shaping our perceptions?” you can view it in full on YouTube. [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ITMIjfaxVos]
This is the first of a series of videos to be released over the coming weeks. Watch this space to see highlights from all the acts that took part in this year’s festival.
The Rochdale Literature Festival 2013 – Official video