The Further From Festival

  • Further From 2018: Programme launch

    The programme for the Further From Festival 2018 is as eclectic as ever, we hope everyone will find something to interest them!

    Friday 2nd February: world famous whisky writer and connoisseur Charlie Maclean will be running a whisky tasting session and talk about his latest book.

    Saturday 3rd February: Sir John Lister Kaye in conversation with Jim Crumley. Alan Taylor talking about his friendship with Muriel Spark. Kevin MacNeil on Borges and Robert Louis Stevenson. Gill Simms on Why Mummy Drinks. Ten Writers Telling Lies!

    Sunday 4th February: Harry Potter party time! Wand making, broomstick flying, quizzes and the Sorting Hat Ceremony. Plus a couple of real live owls!

    Weekend and day passes will be available, tickets on sale from November - watch this space for more info!