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...
Dame Eileen Atkins 2.30pm – 3.30pm

Dame Eileen Atkins 2.30pm – 3.30pm

Will She Do? with Richard Digby Day. This is the story of a girl from a council estate in Tottenham, born in 1934 to an electric-meter reader and a seamstress, who was determined to be an actress. Candid and witty, this memoir takes Atkins from her awkward...

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...
Alan Judd

Alan Judd

Saturday 14th November 9.30am – 10.30am Queen’s Hall £10 per ticket   Fiction and Reality in Spy Fiction Alan Judd is the multiple award-winning author of two biographies and fourteen novels, of which three have been filmed. Five of his novels are spy...
Iain Dale

Iain Dale

Saturday 14th November 1.30pm – 2.30pm Queen’s Hall   Iain Dalewith Peter Guttridge £10 per ticket   Iain Dale is one of Britain’s leading political commentators and broadcasters and founder of Biteback Publishing. He presents the Evening Show on...