Did you miss an event? All our online events are now available to watch on-demand here.

The Digital Programme – On Demand.

Due to current restrictions, Todmorden Book Festival will deliver a digital programme of free events this year. View the previously streamed events below.


You can use automatic captioning for all our on-demand events. Please note that these automatic captions are generated by machine learning algorithms, so the quality of the captions may vary. To enable the automatic captioning, click on subtitles/captions on the right of the screen below each video.

Andrew McMillan: Pandemonium

First streamed on: Friday 6 November, 7.30pm

Jonathon Porritt: Hope in Hell: A decade to confront the climate emergency

First streamed on: Saturday 7 November, 2pm

Walking the Watershed Landscape: In partnership with the Kramblers

First streamed on: Sunday 8 November, 2pm

Farming in Changing Times: With Todmorden Farmers SJ Clegg and Sandra Sutcliffe

First streamed on: Saturday 14 November, 7.30pm

Amanda Owen: Adventures of the Yorkshire Shepherdess

First streamed on: Saturday 14 November, 8pm | Please note that this event is only available to view until 5pm on Monday 30 November.

We may have to make small changes to the programme or cancel events due to unforeseen circumstances. Online events will become available on this page soon after their first broadcast.