Get Closer Membership

Join our Get Closer Membership scheme!

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Be the first to hear the latest MLF news; receive tips on rising stars and new authors from the Festival team; be the first to purchase tickets with exclusive priority booking and join us for special members-only events.

MEMBER: £20 per year

- 5 days advance priority booking for the 2020 Festival

- 3-5 days priority booking for annual events

- Members only drink receptions during the 2020 Festival

- Subscription to members only monthly e-newsletter (featuring book reviews from the Festival team and further recommended reads)

- 10% off full price books purchased at MLF events with our partner Waterstones *

- Occasional ticket offers and discounts from MLF and our partners

PREMIUM MEMBER: £50 per year

Premium Membership is limited to 50 people. Go the extra mile and receive all Members' benefits, plus:

- Reserved seating (please ignore “Unreserved Seating” tag when booking your tickets – your ticket will indicate reserved seating)

- Invitation to annual VIP Festival Launch event with Drinks Reception

To join, simply add the preferred membership to your shopping basket when you book tickets* at

We look forward to welcoming you!

*Terms & conditions apply (Discount on Waterstones books only applies to full price books on sale at events.)

Click here to become a member or call Quaytickets box office on 0843 208 0500.