Stroud Book Festival relies on funding and donations.

If you can help us with a donation, however small, you will be doing your bit to keep the Festival going and we will be very grateful. We are committed to bringing you the best of local, national and international authors, illustrators and literary figures each year.

Because we are a small, dedicated, part-time team, mostly of volunteers, working on a very tight budget , we really do value every penny that comes our way.

If you could consider supporting the Festival through sponsorship or more regular funding, then please get in touch Thank you for your support.


Would you like to volunteer with Stroud Book Festival?


We are always looking for volunteers to join our team. Could you help with marketing, distributing publicity, admin/office assistance, proof reading, stewarding and generally helping out at the events? If you are interested we would love to hear from you!

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