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There are events for just about every age and interest at the Book Festival, bringing readers and writers together for inspiration, entertainment and discussion. Around 1000 authors appear in over 800 events, including novelists, poets, scientists, sportsmen, illustrators, comics creators, historians, musicians, biographers, Nobel and Booker prize-winners and many more besides.

Foraging Fun with Fiona Bird

All Ages

Thursday 24 August 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Get crafty and creative with foraging expert Fiona Bird, author of Let Your Kids Go Wild Outside. Make beautiful wild nettle bunting or some smelly seaweed bath bags.