Festival Friends

Join our lively group of Friends to beat the queues and enjoy priority booking and other benefits. You’ll also be playing a key part in supporting the festival. Our Friends are vital to help us continue to deliver an exciting and diverse programme.

In return, we offer a wide range of benefits as our way of saying thank you.

Sign up online using the form below or download, print and return our Friend Form.

If you are an existing friend would like to renew your membership, simply select one of the options below and our system will register your renewal.

Membership Enquiries

Contact us on: friends@cambridgeliteraryfestival.com or 01223 515 335

7 Downing Place
Cambridge
CB2 3EL

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Friend
£25
  • Priority booking one week ahead of the general public
  • Advance mailing of the festival programme
  • First entry to festival venues
  • Regular e-newsletters

If you are already a Friend of the Festival, you can renew your membership by selecting this option.

Type
Gift Aid *
Best Friend
£45

All the Friends benefits, plus:

  • 10% discount on ticket prices during the priority booking period
  • 10% discount on books bought from Heffers
  • Offers at selected cafés and restaurants in Cambridge

If you are already a Best Friend of the Festival, you can renew your membership by selecting this option.

Young Person
£15

Studying or not, and under 25? This membership is for you:

  • Priority booking one week ahead of the general public
  • Advance mailing of the festival programme
  • First entry to festival venues
  • Regular e-newsletters
  • Two free tickets per membership

If you are already a Student Friend of the Festival, you can renew your membership by selecting this option.

Young Person
Gift Aid *
Benefactor
£250

All the Best Friends benefits, plus:

  • 4 complimentary tickets per festival
  • 10% discount on ticket prices during the priority booking period
  • 10% discount on books bought from Heffers
  • Offers at selected cafés and restaurants in Cambridge

If you are already a Benefactor of the Festival, you can renew your membership by selecting this option.

 

Patrons
£500+

If you would like to become a Patron of the festival, please contact Cathy Moore: cathymoore@cambridgeliteraryfestival.com 

Patrons

With thanks to our Patrons & Donors:

Daphne Astor
Gerald Avison
Andrew & Fiona Blake
Peter Coomber
Chadwyck-Healey Charitable Trust
Adam Glinsman
Louise Landman
Sian Reid
Sarah Street
Paul Taylor

 

 

Benefactors
With thanks to our current Benefactors

Denise Augar
Lily Bacon
Joanna Bowen
Alessandra Cirani Almgren
Ann Cotton
Jane Dix
Stephen Ferron
Andrew Freeman
Catherine Galloway
Rosy Gounaris Milner
Brian Human
Antoinette Jackson
Lise Lambton
Jackie Latham
Margaret & Robert Mair
Stella Manzie
Ann McAllister
Willa McDonald
Gillian McFarland
Jeremy Newsum
Andrea & David Reiner
Margaret Reynolds
Pippa Rogerson
Vera Schuster-Beesely
John Stanton

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