Start TimeSpeakerSubjectVenueTicket PriceAdditional Information
Saturday 11th May
19:30Linda VijehIlminster Literary Festival QuizIlminster Bowling Club£3.00Bar Open
Max. 6 People Per Team
Tuesday 28th May
10:00 to 12:30Alison BrackenburyPoetry CornerThe Warehouse Theatre FoyerFREE - Phone to reserve placeCoffee & Tea available
19:30Ian Gibson with Drew BelobabaWine Tasting EventSeavington Village Store & Café£10.00
Thursday 30th May
10:30Chris Orr MBE RAThe Miserable Lives of Fabulous ArtistsJordans Courtyard£8.00Café Open
14:00Abigail WillisThe Remarkable Case of Dr. Ward and other Amazing Garden Innovations Jordans Courtyard£8.00Café Open
19:30Alan JohnsonIn My Life – A Music MemoirThe Warehouse Theatre£12.00Café Open
Friday 31st May
14:00Andrew Powell-Thomas50 Gems of SomersetMonks Yard£7.00Café Open
Saturday 1st June
14:00Lynne TrussThe Man that Got AwayJordans Courtyard£8.00Café Open
19:30Mike BearcroftDangerous Score – The Less than Beautiful GameArchie Gooch Pavilion£7.00Bar Open
Sunday 2nd June
15:00David CromanPerception and Deception – Is Seeing Believing?Nyanza Lodge£8.00Bar Open
Monday 3rd June
10:30Nicola PryceLove and Loyalty in Eighteenth Century TruroThe Shrubbery Hotel£6.00Includes Tea or Coffee on arrival
14:00Stephen GlendenningThe Art of the Book – How Artists Have Challenged the Conventions of PublishingThe Shrubbery Hotel£6.00Bar Open
19:00Hannah Richards & Slummy Single MummyThe Best Possible You & “Playgroups & Prosecco” – From Hobby Blogger to Published NovelistGreenfylde School£8.00Two-part event. Coffee and Tea available during interval
Tuesday 4th June
10:30Jo WheelerThe Hurricane GirlsJordans Courtyard£7.00Café Open
14:00Adam Hart-DavisThe Weird and Wacky World of William Heath RobinsonJordans Courtyard£8.00Café Open
18:00Children's Poetry Recital FinalGreenfylde SchoolFREETickets Not Required
Wednesday 5th June
10:00Memory CaféFavourite Poems Read AloudThe Minster RoomsFREETickets Not Required
14:00Helen RappaportMagnificent Obsession – Victoria, Albert, and the Death That Changed the MonarchyJordans Courtyard£8.00Café Open
19:30Michael Jordan & Edward WellsThe Good, the Bad, and the Ugly & Of Bryony, Broomsticks, and other Simple MattersThe Shrubbery Hotel£10.00Two-part event. Bar Open. Includes Coffee & Tea on arrival
Thursday 6th June
10:30Caroline NewarkObsession, Betrayal and Revenge – A Medieval Murder MysteryMonks Yard£6.00Café Open
14:00Adrian Tinniswood OBEBehind the Throne – A Domestic History of the Royal HouseholdWhitelackington Village Hall£6.00Refreshments available afterwards
15:45Richard LappasTea with the RoyalsWhitelackington Village Hall£6.00Refreshments available from 15:15
19:30Kate Adie CBE DLFighting on the Home Front – The Legacy of Women in WW1The Warehouse Theatre£12.00Bar Open