Become a Friend of the Festival

Friend of DLF

We value our DLF Friends as part of our community, as well as supporting us financially, they contribute ideas and recommendations to the Festival itself.

Our festival is constantly evolving so that we can deliver a unique experience to our audiences – We are working on delivering extra benefits to our Friends in the future. 

DLF Friends membership lasts for 12 months from the date joined for singles, doubles or families. Membership, benefits include:

  • Priority booking before tickets go on general sale
    Friends can access ticket sales in early August.
  • Discounted tickets for selected events
  • Launch party invitation and other festival events
  • Last minute deals in the run up to and during the festival
  • Newsletter with updates on event programme
  • Reserved seating for events

To register as a Friend please choose the relevant option and complete the online  form that follows.

We will acknowledge receipt with a welcome letter and your membership number.

Many thanks,


Paul Gleeson and The DLF Team

  • Dukes Auctioneers

    Duke’s is recognised as one of the leading auction houses in the UK, with an enviable reputation for outstanding customer service and achieving record prices.

    They conduct specialist auctions across all categories, so whether you wish to sell a diamond necklace, a Picasso, a Chinese jade or a classic car, their dedicated team of specialists are on hand to help.

    Visit Dukes Website 
  • The Duchy of Cornwall

    The Duchy of Cornwall is a private estate established by Edward III in 1337 to provide independence to his son and heir, Prince Edward. A charter ruled that each future Duke of Cornwall would be the eldest surviving son of the Monarch and heir to the throne. The revenue from his estate is used to fund the public, private and charitable activities of The Duke and his children.

    Visit The Duchy Website 
  • Porter Dodson

    Porter Dodson is a Top 200 UK law firm based in Somerset and Dorset. Theydeliver great legal advice when and where it is convenient to their clients, whether they be a private individual or a company with an international dimension.

    They have a philosophy that trusted advice is key to those long term client relationships, along with meticulous planning and attention to detail.

    Visit Porter Dodson 
  • Piddle Valley Vets

    Established in July 2011 by David Holah, BVSc CertZooMed MRCVS, Piddle Valley Vets is a state-of-the-art veterinary surgery where we look after every aspect of your pet’s health and welfare needs. We are proud to be an independent practice. The practice, located alongside the beautiful river Piddle in the village of Puddletown, has been extensively refurbished and equipped with the latest technology

    Visit PVV 
  • Domus

    DOMVS [Domus] pools the skills of the highest performing estate agents with a mission to stand out in a crowded market – people who listen and deliver a service better than clients could imagine.

    As professionals they are proud to be associated with the Fine & Country network giving the Company a 275 strong branch presence nationwide.

    Visit Domus Website 
  • Hall & Woodhouse

    Hall and Woodhouse is a British regional brewery founded in 1777 by Charles Hall in Blandford Forum, Dorset, England. The company operates over 250 public houses in the south of England, and brews under the name Badger Brewery.

    Visit Hall & Woodhouse