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New Writing Commissions

Hexham Book Festival




Showing at

Hexham Library

Join three authors and an illustrator who will present their work newly commissioned by Hexham Book Festival.

Saturday 11 June: 6.45pm
FREE - tickets needed

Bridget Hamilton is a writer, facilitator and creative producer who has worked with organisations such as New Writing North, Sage Gateshead and BBC Radio Three. She works predominantly with young people but has also recently been involved in writing projects with adults in recovery. 

Garry Lyons has written plays for the National Theatre and theatres throughout the UK. His television work includes the award-winning Leah's Trials for Channel 4 and ITV's The Worst Witch.  

Jacqueline Saville is a Yorkshire writer of stories of various lengths and genres. Her short fiction has been published in more than forty places in print and online. She tweets @JYSaville.

Deborah Snell is an artist and illustrator based in Newcastle working in illustration, printmaking, installations, model making and animation. 

Running time: 1hr


Please note: A handling charge of 50p per ticket applies to bookings made in person or over the phone. No handling charges apply to online bookings.

Concession prices: available to Friends of the Festival, those on benefits and students.

Carers qualify for free ‘essential companion’ tickets. Wheelchair spaces are limited, please book directly at Box Office (booking fees will not apply).

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Book a table and receive 10% discount at The Beaumont Hotel on presentation of your ticket.


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