Essex Book Festival

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Opening dates

Friday, February 28, 2020 to Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Scottish Crime Writer Val McDermid in front of Edinburgh's Parliament Square
Turn over a new leaf at more than 100 talks, readings, workshops, discussions, exhibitions and literary tours for all the family, spread across the county's theatres, libraries, schools, universities, cafes and galleries. Featuring appearances from crime writer extraordinaire Val McDermid, Labour MP Jess Phillips and Kate Thompson.


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Feb 28, Mar 5, 9, 23-25, 7pm-8.30pm, Feb 29, Mar 3, 11, 16, 18, 7pm-9pm, Mar 1, 6am-8.45pm, Mar 2, 6pm-9pm, Mar 4, 2pm-8.30pm, Mar 6, 12noon-4pm, Mar 7, 10am-4pm, Mar 8, 21, 10am-8.30pm, Mar 10, 6.30pm-9.30pm, Mar 12, 7pm-9.30pm, Mar 14, 8am-9.30pm, Mar 15, 10am-9.30pm, Mar 17, 8pm-9.30pm, Mar 19, 5pm-9pm, Mar 26, 7.30pm-9.15pm, Mar 28, 11am-9.30pm, Mar 29, 10.30am-4pm, ends Mar 31

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Postal code: CO1 1PT
Phone number: 01206 573948

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