Ampthill LitFest Provisional Schedule

Saturday 28th April 2018

MORNING

Session 1

  • 9:00 – 10:00
    • Heather Trefusis – Children’s event for under 8s at Ampthill Library

Session 2

  • 10:00 – 11:30
    • Children’s fiction workshop Polly Ho Yen
  • 11:30 – 12:00
    • Writing Competition Awards Ceremony
      Prize giving ceremony with winners presented by Polly Ho Yen and Ruth Hogan
  • 12:00 – 12:30
    • Live music from Redborne musicians

AFTERNOON

Session 3

  • 12:30 – 13:30
    • A panel discussion with Classic FM DJs Tim Lihoreau and  John Suchet  chaired by local musicologist Rob Baker.

Session 4

  • 14:00 – 14:45
    • Peter Law discusses ‘Matt Hunter’ (trilogy) and the public’s obsession with the macabre as featured in his latest release – the non-fiction book The Frighteners.

Session 5

  • 15:15 – 16:00
    • Sarfraz Manzoor  – A Career in Journalism

Session 6

  • 16:30 – 17:30
    • Rowan Coleman and Ruth Hogan – interviewed by – Nancy (Secklow FM)

EVENING

Session 7

  • 19:30 – 21:30
    • An audience with Joanne Harris with a #Storytime performance (band).