A word to the wise on who’s appearing where and when

Lucy Worsley
Lucy Worsley
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Thursday april 24

Joanne Harris, Nordic Myths, 10am
Howard Beaumont and Roger Maughan, music concert, 12.30pm
Irving Finkel, Ark Before Noah, 3pm
Peter Snow, Burning Down The (White) House, 5pm
Joanne Trollope, Balancing Acts, 7pm
Rock music critic Mark Ellen in conversation with Mark Billingham, 9pm

friday april 25

Jo Baker and Joanna Trollope, The World of Jane Austen, 10am
Allan Mallinson and Margaret Macmillan, The Coming of the Great War, 12.30pm
David Taylor, illustrated talk Stanley Spencer: Heaven in A Hell of War, Scarborough Art Gallery, 12.30pm
Margaret Drabble, Pure Gold, 3pm
Emily Mayhew, Roderick Bailey and Santanu Das, Aspects of the Great War, 5.30pmguest
Gothic Festival Dinner, guest Lynn Shepherd, Scarborough Town Hall, 7.30pm

Saturday april 26

Michael Jones and Philippa Langley, The King’s Grave - burial place of Richard III, 10am
Barry Forshaw, Literary Lunch: British Gothic Cinema, The Crescent Hotel, noon
Scarborough South Cliff Literary Society, High Society and Festival Walk, meet Scarborough Library at 1.45pm
Sally Magnusson, Where Memories Go, 3pm
Greta Scacchi, Bringing Writing To Life, 5.30pm
James Naughtie, Charles Cumming and Roger Pearce, The Spying Game, 8pm


Allan Mallinson, James Naughtie and Roger Pearce, Celebrity Sunday Papers, 10am
Lucy Worsley, A Very British Murder
Paul Pickering, Lucy Worsley and Barry Forshaw, Favourite Books By the Beach, 3pm
Kate Adie, Women in World War One, 5pm
David Stuart Davies and Greta Scacchi, Ghosts and Ghouls by Gaslight, Scarborough Prison, Dean Road, 7pm

monday april 28

Jo Nesbo, Norwegian Chills, The Spa, 7.30pm

All events are at Scarborough Library Concert Room, Vernon Road, unless otherwise stated

writing workshops
Saturday april 26

Every Picture Tells a Story with Lynn Shepherd, Scarborough Art Gallery, 10.30am-1.30pm
Crime workshop with Peter Guttridge, Scarborough Prison, 2pm-5pm

sunday april 27

Every Picture Tells a Story with Paul Pickering, Scarborough Art Gallery, 10.30am to 1.30pm
Ghost story writing with David Stuart Davis, Scarborough Prison, 2pm-5pm

tickets and brochures

Tickets are on sale at the Tourist Information Centre, Brunswick Shopping Centre.
Pick up a brochure there, at the library, and other outlets in and around town