My Benches

Books about Town

2 July - 15 September 2014

Our 50 unique BookBench sculptures, designed by local artists and famous names, will be sold at public auction on Tuesday 7 October at the Southbank Centre. Tickets are available from the box office or you can register to bid online to own an iconic piece of literary history.  

News & Events

Books about Town souvenir available to purchase
In answer to popular demand, we are pleased to announce we can now offer the last few remaining catalogues from the auction to fans of ...

Chorleywood enjoys the BookBenches this summer!
We had a fantastic summer of Books about Town, and we love to hear your stories about how you have enjoyed the BookBenches this summer....

BookBench-themed book giveaway
To celebrate the success of the Books about Town auction, we are giving awa...

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Alex Rider

Dr Seuss

Fever Pitch

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Mary Poppins

Peter Pan

War Horse

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