Festival of literature

THE second annual Malton Literature Festival runs from tomorrow until Sunday.

Ryedale writer Mike Pannett will be opening the festival at a gala held in York House in Malton.

Its headquarters will be The Milton Rooms, which will be the site of a book fair.

There will also be exhibitions by self-publishing companies and panel presentations.

Tickets are available from the Malton, Pickering and Helmsley Tourist Information Centres and from admin@vivalogue.com.