VIDEO: Wakefield Lit Fest preview - Friday, September 27

Documentary film maker Michael Wood will present his illustrated talk The Story of England as part of Wakefield Lit Fest celebrations.

The Express-backed festival continues today (Friday) with events across the city.

Illustrator John Welding will have his images on display at The Orangery during Wakefield Lit Fest to inspire writing. Pictured with Fran Smith. (W531A339)

Illustrator John Welding will have his images on display at The Orangery during Wakefield Lit Fest to inspire writing. Pictured with Fran Smith. (W531A339)

Tickets to see Mr Wood at Westgate Unitarian Chapel this evening have sold out, but there are plenty more ways to get involved.

For a two-page spread on the festival see today’s Wakefield Express.

And here, organiser Fran Smith talks about what is on offer.

For a full list of events visit the Wakefield Lit Fest website