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

Thank you for an AMAZING National Storytelling Week 2018
with 12,000 visits to the site and hundreds of events
NEXT years date: 26th Jan ~ 2nd Feb 2019

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

Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.Confucius

Latest Website Updates

  • The Shadow and the Veil Paul Jackson

    A young boastful Hunter is goaded to steal an unseen magical veil which leads to murder and revenge as the hunter becomes the hunted …

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 20/03/2018
  • Fen Giants, Gobbits and Marsh Horrors

    Do you believe in fairies? At their latest offering, Mick and Dave call up some of those superstitions that haunt childhood and folklore

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 20/03/2018
  • STOWTELLERS Rachel Rose Reid presents her new work "Silence".

    "In the whole World, only one manuscript unfolds the Roman de Silence, inscribed in 13th century Cornwall & discovered at Wollaton Manor, Nottinghamshire in 1911 in a box marked 'Old Papers, No Value'.

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 19/03/2018

    Sit back and listen in or 'tell a story, sing a song or show your bum!'* Floor spots until 8.30pm, Stories from the Hags & Friends until 9.30pm. Pizza until 9pm and Pints all night.

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 19/03/2018
  • STORYPUB 2018

    The Greenbank Hags Proudly Present: A new vibrant Story club with guest Tellers

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 19/03/2018