Gavin Mortimer  11.30 – 12.30pm

Gavin Mortimer 11.30 – 12.30pm

The Phoney Major The Life, Times and Truth about the Founder of the SAS with Alan Judd. Aristocrat, gambler, innovator and Special Forces legend, the life of David Stirling should need no retelling. His formation of the Special Air Service in the summer of 1941 led to...
Julia Boyd & Angela Findlay 4pm-5pm

Julia Boyd & Angela Findlay 4pm-5pm

A Village in the Third Reich; In My Grandfather’s Shadow with Nigel Jones. Drawing on archive material, letters, interviews and memoirs, A Village in the Third Reich is an extraordinarily intimate portrait of Germany under Hitler, of the descent into totalitarianism...

A.C. Grayling

2.30pm – 3.30pm The Frontiers of KnowledgeWhat We Now Know about Science, Historyand the Mind £12.00 per person What do we know, and how do we know it?What do we now know that we don’t know?And what have we learnt about the obstacles to knowing more? In a time...
August Newsletter 2021

August Newsletter 2021

Would you like to be our Friend? The first thing to ask is have you become a Friend of Cuckfield Book Festival yet? Please do consider it as you will be helping the festival enormously – we are non-profit making and rely on ticket sales and sponsorship to fund the...