Havering Literary Festival
The Havering Literary Festival 2019 runs between 4 and 23 November.
This year it features talks by internationally-acclaimed and award-winning authors, including the ‘Queen of Crime writing’ Martina Cole, anthropologist Professor Alice Roberts, Sky Sports presenter Simon Thomas, TV presenter and architectural historian Dan Cruickshank, travel writer Simon Calder and social media sensations Laura Belbin (aka Knee Deep in Life) and Al Ferguson, founder of Dadsnet.
The festival also features numerous Havering-based writers and a huge range of literary events for children and schools.
With a fantastic array of authors from every genre, the festival promises something for everybody. There will be a wide variety of activities from workshops and live readings to family events and poetry.
2019 festival line up
Knee Deep In Life
Simon Calder and Claire Corkhill
Kate Thompson and Mel McGrath