Hungerford literary festival 2013 - Archive events listing

Below is the full listing of events during the Hungerford literary festival - if you would like further information or to book tickets on-line please visit www.hungerfordlitfest.org or call the Hungerford Bookshop on 01488 683480, further information can be found here.

Thursday

 

Robert Harris

An Officer and a Spy

Venue

The Corn Exchange (Town Hall)

Tickets

£7.00

Date

Thursday 17 October

Time

7:30pm

 

Friday

 

Susan

Jo Jingles

Venue

John O'Gaunt Community Centre

Tickets

£3 per child (accompanying adults and under 2s free)

Date

Friday 18 October

Time

3:30pm

 

Anne De Courcy

The Fishing Fleet: Husband Hunting in the Raj

Venue

Croft Hall

Tickets

£7

Date

Friday 18 October

Time

3:30pm

 

Saturday

 

Book Brunch

Andrew Taylor, Lynn Shepherd and Charlotte Betts

Venue

The Three Swans

Tickets

£7

Date

Saturday 19 October

Time

10.30pm

 

Katie Cleminson and Sam Usher

Picture Book Fun

Venue

Hungerford Library

Tickets

Free

Date

Saturday 19 October

Time

11 am

 

Martin Gurdon

Doing Bird

Venue

Cobbs Farm

Tickets

Free

Date

Saturday 19 October

Time

11 am

 

Iris Lloyd

Bron: Pearl and Amber

Venue

Hungerford Bookshop

Tickets

Free

Date

Saturday 19 October

Time

12.45pm

 

Perform Your Poetry!

Open Mic

Venue

Hungerford Bookshop

Tickets

£5.00 audience £3.50 performers

Date

Saturday 19 October

Time

2.00 pm

 

Professor Elaine Fox

Rainy Brain, Sunny Brain

Venue

Croft Hall

Tickets

£6.00

Date

Saturday 19 October

Time

2.30 pm

 

John Ashdown-Hill

The Last Days of Richard III and The Fate of his DNA: The Book that Inspired the Dig

Venue

Croft Hall

Tickets

£6.00

Date

Saturday 19 October

Time

4.30 pm

 

Marc Allum

Antiques Magpie

Venue

Antiques Arade

Tickets

£6.00

Date

Saturday 19 October

Time

5.30 pm

 

Sir Max Hastings

Catastrophe: Europe Goes to War 1914

Venue

John O'Gaunt School

Tickets

£7.00

Date

Saturday 19 October

Time

7.30 pm

 

Sunday

 

Sharky and George Entertain the Kids!

Don’t You Dare

Venue

John O'Gaunt Community Centre

Tickets

£4.00 per child (under 4s free)

Date

Sunday 20 October

Time

11.00 am

 

Deborah Alun-Jones

The Wry Romance of the Literary Rectory

Venue

Magistrates Room (Town Hall)

Tickets

£6.00

Date

Sunday 20 October

Time

12.00 pm

 

Roger Day

The defence of Marlborough during World War II

Venue

Croft Hall

Tickets

£6.00

Date

Sunday 20 October

Time

1.00 pm

 

Lindsey Davis

The Ides of April

Venue

Croft Hall

Tickets

£7.00

Date

Sunday 20 October

Time

3.00 pm

 

Julie Mullen and The Antipoet

Performance Poetry

Venue

Croft Hall

Tickets

£6.00

Date

Sunday 20 October

Time

5.00 pm

 

Conn Iggulden

War Of The Roses: Stormbird

Venue

Croft Hall

Tickets

£7.00

Date

Sunday 20 October

Time

7.30 pm

 

Monday

 

Salley Vickers

The Cleaner of Chartres

Venue

The Corn Exchange (Town Hall)

Tickets

£7.00

Date

Monday 21 October

Time

7.00 pm

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