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Most of the acts originally booked for the March Festival will be appearing, plus plenty of new names. We are in the midst of reconfirming. Check back here - and look at the Facebook page - for updates. Confirmed names for October include
Caitlin Moran, Peter Paphides, Jeremy Deller, Henry Normal, Brian Bilston, Salena Godden, Nikita Lalwani and Nathan Filer.
Tracey Thorn talks about teenage suburbia with Robin Ince
A very welcome return to Laugharne for the man who gives conceptual art a good name. More info: https://www.jeremydeller.org/
Comedian, poet, script-writer and TV producer -this is Henry Normal's long overdue return to stand-up.
Luke Wright presents his latest remarkable one-man show, The Remains of Logan Dankworth
Laugharne's beloved comedy fixture Robin Ince will be doing live versions of his podcast ‘Bookshambles’ using books as a springboard to go into almost anything. More info: https://robinince.com/
The mysterious Brian Bilston came to notice a comic poet and has since published his first novel Diary Of A Somebody. 'Achingly funny. Without doubt it should win next year's Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse prize for the best comic novel, even if my own novel is in contention as well' - Jonathan Coe More info: https://twitter.com/brian_bilston
Elizabeth Macneal’s debut novel ‘The Doll Factory’ was a top five Sunday Times bestseller, a Radio 4 Book of The Week and a Radio 2 Book Club Choice In 2919. More info: http://elizabethmacneal.com/
It's hard to satirise these times we live in but Twitter star Cold War Steve gives it a darn good go with his photomontages that are still just ever so slightly weirder than actual Boris Jonson photo-ops. More info: https://twitter.com/Coldwar_Steve
Nathan Filer’s debut ‘The Shock of The Fall’ has sold over half a million copies in the U.K. and won The Costa Book of The Year Award. He will be talking about his new book on mental health, This Book Will Change Your Mind. More info: https://www.nathanfiler.co.uk/
After being voted best act at the 2019 Laugharne Weekend comedian Nick Revell returns with more surreal tales from his Radio 4 series ‘Broken Dream Catcher’ More info: http://www.nickrevell.com/
Laugharne's resident cartoonist returns to do battle with the festival's recalcitrant technology. More info: https://twitter.com/MartinRowson