Supporting & promoting Storytelling in the UK

Oral storytelling is one of the most ancient artforms, and continues to this day as a vibrant part of culture throughout the world.

We provide a central place to find out about storytelling events, to ask for advice on using storytelling, about Workshops to help you find your individual voice as a new storyteller and this is also the place to find the storytellers who already have

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Welcome to the community of storytelling in Britain. Make a difference - Get involved!

Attend Events

Almost every day there is a storyteling event happening somewhere and here is where you can find them.

Find Events

Join Clubs

One of the great features about storytelling in the UK is the variety of clubs. Find clubs near you right here.

Find Clubs

Hire a Storyteller

Looking to hire a storyteller? Our directory will help you find tellers in your area.

Find Tellers

Join the SfS

As a Member of the SfS you are part of a charity that is actively promoting and supporting all aspects of oral storytelling.

Join / Renew

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Latest Website Updates

  • Storytelling Course with Nell Phoenix

    This course is for participants with storytelling experience who are ready for a storyteller's workout : 'being engaged with something without restraint'

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 21/09/2017
  • The Snow Queen told by Pippa Reid

    HE SNOW QUEEN – A musical storytelling by PIPPA REID

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 21/09/2017
  • Pete Castle at ~25th Tenterden Folk Festival

    To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Tenterden Folk Festival we will be programming extra concerts and a lunchtime song and music session

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 21/09/2017
  • Beyond the Border 2018

    Make a BIG PENCILLED note in your diary 8th `10th June

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 21/09/2017

    Existing between worlds, between laws, the Scottish Borders are mysterious, a place of secrets.

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 20/09/2017