The Traherne Festival is held each summer in Credenhill (5 miles NW of Hereford), and in Hereford.

October 10

Thomas Traherne, Hereford’s poet priest, was buried on 10 October in 1674 and is celebrated both in the Church of England's calendar and by the annual Jeremy Maule lecture.

2018 Festival
2nd June 2018 to 4th June 2018

Details of next year’s speakers will be announced when confirmed.

2017 Jeremy Maule Lecture
10th October 2017

This year’s speaker will be Dr Johanna Harris, who will speak about Thomas Traherne and Herefordshire’s Religious and Literary Landscape.

One of Tom Denny's inspirational Traherne windows situated in the Audley Chapel in Hereford Cathedral

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