Friends of the festival

2019 Friends Membership

Preparation for the 2019 Appledore Book Festival is well underway, Our Festival will kick off on Friday 20th September with an evening performance and finishes on Saturday 28th September so please save the dates. If you would like to receive updates on the authors as they are confirmed and notifications when tickets go on sale, simply subscribe to our newsletter service.

If you are a Friend of the Festival or have bought tickets in the past you will automatically receive our newsletters. The full programme will be revealed in July and Friends of the Festival will get a ten day priority booking period.

If you would like to support our charity, you can become a Friend of the Festival for an annual fee of £20. This not only supports the work that we do but also provides you with early access to ticket bookings, Friends exclusive events and a 10% discount at our Waterstones Festival bookshop.

2018 Friends Renewal

If you were a Friend of the Festival in 2018, your email address (username) and password have not changed, simply log on, check your details and pay for your membership renewal. You will be sent an email confirming your purchase and new for 2019, you will be allocated a membership number and an electronic membership card. If you have forgotten your password, simply follow the password reset button. If you need help, call our Box Office on 01237 424 949.

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If you would like to become a Friend of the Festival in 2019, we need to set up an account for you.  To do this, we need to check if your email address is already registered with us. Simply enter your email address below (and nothing else) and click submit.

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If your email address is already registered you will receive a verification email and a link to set up your account with a password which you need to do before you purchase your Friends Membership, simply follow the instructions in the verification email.  If you need help please call our Box Office on 01237 424 949 and they can set up the account on your behalf and take payment over the phone.  If your email address isn’t registered with us simply click on the ‘Become a 2019 Friend’ and complete the membership form. Thank you for your support.

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