The Wenlock Edge
Festival of the
Spoken Word

                     8th-10th July 2022                     

Much Wenlock, Shropshire

  • Storytelling
  • Poetry
  • Comedy
  • Music
  • Bar & food
  • Workshops
  • Displays
  • Demonstrations
  • Healing
  • Folklore
  • Bonfires
  • Monologues
  • Academics
  • Street entertainment
  • Giants' parade
  • Camping

A family-friendly festival of the spoken word bringing together the best poets and storytellers from all countries and cultures plus lots more; comedy, folklore, music, dancing, sacred fires and workshops in everything from learning to be a poet to how to tell a story.

We have everything here; now all we need is you! Come along and see if you can “Get a Word in Edgeways.”

  • No booking fee
  • Free camping
  • Dogs welcome

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