The festival takes place at two venues this year:

It opens on Saturday September 30 with the event at the Discover Downham heritage centre, The Old Fire Station, Priory Road, PE38 9JS



The festival then continues on Sunday October 1 at Downham Market Town Hall, Market Place, Bridge Street, Downham Market. Norfolk PE38 9DE.

Please note that all dates and times are currently provisional and can change at short notice.

Downham Market Town Hall is in the centre of town,  just a 

10 minute walk from the train station.
The Discover Downham centre is even closer


We're very pleased to announce that Cream Me Up Scotty will once again be providing hot drinks and food throughout the event!

Coming by car?
Downham Market is at the junction of the A10, and the A1122. 
It's a simple 45-minute drive from Cambridge, Norwich or Peterborough.

There is substantial free car parking in the town, including Paradise Road Car Park, and the Discover Downham Centre in Priory Road

Coming from London/Cambridge by train?
Downham Market is on the main train line from London 
King’s Cross to 
King’s Lynn. It takes only 80 minutes (approximately), or only 35 minutes from Cambridge.

Don’t worry –  the last train back to London leaves at 22.41 and the last train to King's Lynn leaves at 23.38.
Fear in the Fens will end by 22.00!

Contact the organisers: info@wordand.co.uk

Where and when