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Simon Callow at Festival’s Guardian Live event Posted on 29th March 2016

We are very excited to announce that tickets are now on sale for the first of two Guardian Live events at Derby Book Festival.   One of the UK’s finest and best-loved actors, Simon Callow will appear at Derby Theatre on Sunday 5 June at 4pm to talk about One Man…

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Guardian Live events at Derby Book Festival Posted on 25th March 2016

Two Guardian Live events to be announced We are very excited to announce that, in association with The Guardian, we will have two Guardian Live events in our Festival programme this year.  Tickets for one of these events go on sale on Tuesday 29 March.  Can’t give too much away,…

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Don’t miss out – even more Festival tickets on sale Posted on 15th March 2016

Tickets now on sale for Derby Reads, Simon Bradley and Celebration in the Cathedral Join us at our FREE Derby Reads event on 5 April at QUAD, sponsored by East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire).  Derby Reads will celebrate the launch of the Festival programme.  Be the first to hear…

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More Festival tickets on sale Posted on 9th March 2016

Tickets on sale for two more events Two more Festival events go on sale on 15 March and can be bought online from the Festival website or from the Festival Box Office at QUAD.  The two events are: The Celebration in the Cathedral event, sponsored by Flint Bishop, which will…

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Our Festival programme is nearly complete! Posted on 1st March 2016

The final adjustments are currently being made to the Festival programme, which must be delivered to our designers at WDA Branding this week. It will be launched at Derby Reads, sponsored by the East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire), on 5 April in QUAD. We are really excited about this year’s programme, which has…

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