Start date: 12 Oct 2023
End date: 15 Oct 2023
Location: Winter Gardens
family | literature

The second edition of Blackpool’s literary festival includes audience with events with Val McDermid on 12th October, Dr. Sheila Kanani on 14th October, John Whaite on 14th October, Sophie Hannah on 15th October and local author Michael Davies on 15th October. There are also various events for children including a creative writing workshop.

Reclaim Blackpool - Mapping Sexual Harrasment
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    Antonia Charlesworth Stack is a journalist and editor from Blackpool. She was deputy editor of Big Issue North magazine and is editor of Blackpool Social Club. Antonia is also the founder of Reclaim Blackpool, a women's safety campaign that began life as an article she wrote for Blackpool Social Club. She's a contributing author to the Lancashire Stories anthology with her story about a Blackpool performer, The Call of The Sea. The book is available for free in libraries across the county.