The 2018 Festival will be held on 24th November at Bablake School Drama Studio.


We are happy to welcome Ann Newson as our adjudicator for 2018.
Ann Newson is an experienced performer, director, teacher, examiner and international adjudicator for the British and International Federation of Festivals.

Class News

As well as our normal class list, this year we are also offering a special class in Verse Reading to honour the 100th Anniversary of the end of the War to End All Wars.
To celebrate 100 years since the end of WWI and because Coventry is a City of Peace and Reconciliation, we are offering a special anniversary class for the 2018 Festival.  Certificates and medals will be awarded as normal as well as a prize for the overall winner.
Entrants should read aloud a prepared piece of published poetry of the entrant’s own choice on a theme of Peace or Conflict..
See Class List for full details.