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Winter Words Book Festival
14 February @ 8:00 am - 17 February @ 5:00 pmVarious
Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th February
14th Winter Words Book Festival
Pitlochry Festival Theatre, PH16 5DR
Four days book festival with authors, journalists, BBC presenters, with over thirty different speakers. Detailed listing for each speaker in an easy to read format is on The Pitlochry What’s On Guide .
From Val McDermid, Scotland’s Queen of crime fiction, to Cameron McNeish, on BBC Two’s The Adventure Show, Sally Magnusson, Graeme Obree, the Flying Scotsman, Paul Murton, one of Scotland’s best-known TV presenters, will whirl around the history, mythology and extraordinary beauty of the Hebrides. Michael Marra, a special celebration of his life performed by daughter Alice. Storytelling for 18 months to 5 years, and a creative writing workshop for 9-12 year olds. A short (500 word) story competition for 9 to 16 year olds. Workshops for adults – budding writers and performers. The inaugural Pitlochry Festival Theatre 10-minute Short Play Award for Scottish based playwrights, with the top three plays being performed during Winter Words Festival by professional actors. To book your tickets, call the Box Office on 01796 484626, or purchase Book Festival performance here