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Cambridge Literary Festival   Spring 5-14 April 2016
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The next festival will take place 5-14 April 2016. You can sign up to our newsletter for updates.

Priority Booking for members opens Friday 12 February (online). Phone lines open Monday 15 February

Box Office opens Friday 19  February

To book tickets, click on the event title or image to see more details. ALL STUDENT TICKETS £6



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Thursday 25 February 2016

19:30 - 20:30

Tuesday 05 April 2016

18:00 - 19:00
Ben Judah & Yasmin Alibhai-Brown
£6.00 / £10.00
19:30 - 20:30

Wednesday 06 April 2016

18:00 - 19:00
19:30 - 20:30
Bee Wilson
£6.00 / £10.00

Thursday 07 April 2016

10:00 - 13:15
13:00 - 14:00
14:30 - 15:30
Julian Clary & David Roberts
£6.00 / £6.00
18:00 - 19:00
Edmund de Waal
£6.00 / £12.00
19:30 - 20:30
21:00 - 22:00

Friday 08 April 2016

10:15 - 11:00
11:30 - 12:30
Alastair Watson
£6.00 / £6.00
Pip Jones
£6.00 / £6.00
13:00 - 14:00
Nick Arnold
£6.00 / £6.00
15:00 - 16:00
Anna Pavord
£6.00 / £10.00
Robin Stevens
£6.00 / £6.00
15:00 - 16:30
16:30 - 17:30
Emma Bridgewater
£6.00 / £10.00
Simon Bradley
£6.00 / £10.00
18:00 - 19:00
Dermot Turing
£6.00 / £10.00
19:30 - 20:30
21:00 - 22:00
Raving Beauties
£6.00 / £12.00

Saturday 09 April 2016

10:00 - 11:00
Tim Spector
£6.00 / £10.00
Richard Hines
£6.00 / £10.00
Tracey Corderoy
£6.00 / £6.00
11:30 - 12:30
Jackie Kay and Ali Smith
£6.00 / £12.00
Professor Sean B Carroll
£6.00 / £10.00
David Aaronovitch
£6.00 / £10.00
Steve Cole
£6.00 / £6.00
13:00 - 14:00
Tracy Chevalier
£6.00 / £10.00
Knife & Packer
£6.00 / £6.00
14:30 - 15:30
Ruby Wax
£6.00 / £12.00
Robert Verkaik & Andrew Hosken
£6.00 / £10.00
Marcia Williams
£6.00 / £6.00
18:00 - 19:00
Matthew Carr
£6.00 / £10.00
19:30 - 20:30
Irvine Welsh
£6.00 / £12.00
Ronan Fanning & David Reynolds
£6.00 / £10.00
21:00 - 22:00
Isy Suttie
£6.00 / £10.00
21:00 - 22:15
Shon Dale-Jones
£6.00 / £10.00

Sunday 10 April 2016

10:00 - 11:00
- a 150th Anniversary Celebration
£6.00 / £6.00
Erwin James
£6.00 / £10.00
Richard Murphy
£6.00 / £10.00
11:30 - 12:30
Mylo Freeman
£6.00 / £6.00
Howard Jacobson
£6.00 / £10.00
John Kay & Joris Luyendijk
£6.00 / £10.00
Will Stone
£6.00 / £10.00
13:00 - 14:00
Nadine Kadaan
£6.00 / £6.00
Peter Frankopan
£6.00 / £10.00
Megan Bradbury, Lisa Owens & Harry Parker
£6.00 / £10.00
14:30 - 15:30
16:00 - 17:00
Monica Vaughan
£6.00 / £6.00
Owen Jones & Ken Livingstone
£6.00 / £12.00
Olivia Laing
£6.00 / £10.00
Faber New Poets
£6.00 / £8.00
17:30 - 18:30
Sebastian Barry
£6.00 / £12.00
PEN Hessell-Tiltman Prize
£6.00 / £10.00
Hollie McNish
£6.00 / £10.00
19:00 - 20:00
Simon Callow
£6.00 / £12.00
Don Paterson & Matthew Hollis
£6.00 / £12.00
20:30 - 21:30
Festival Quiz
£6.00 / £10.00

Thursday 14 April 2016

18:00 - 19:00
19:30 - 20:30
Creme de la Crime
£6.00 / £12.00

Festival Office

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Box Office

+44 (0)1223 300085

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