Appledore Book Festival
Friday 18th September
9:00am - 5:00pm
Appledore Book Festival is a charity founded in 2006 by Nick Arnold, author of Horrible Science. Nick directed the first-ever book festival in a bid to raise money to save Appledore Library and his campaign brought our community together, saving the library which is still at the heart of our village today. Now in our 15th year, the Appledore Book Festival continued as an independent event and has become the biggest cultural festival in Devon attracting world-class authors, speakers and artistes for our community to enjoy. Run almost exclusively by a team of volunteers who do everything from stewarding the events to adorning the village with bunting, our Festival is run by the community...
Appledore Pirates Crabbing Competition (in conjunction with Appledore Book Festival)
Sunday 20th September
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Appledore Pirates will be hosting their annual crabbing competition in conjunction with Appledore Book Festival. Why not pop along and see who can catch the biggest crab! Please note there are T&C's to enter the competition.
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