2024 Special Events

An Evening with Rose Wilding

Berwick Library
Thursday 20 June at 7.00 pm

Rose will be in conversation with Jackie Kaines Lang, talking about her debut novel, Speak of the Devil.
Presented by Berwick Library in partnership with Berwick Literary Festival and New Writing North's Northern Bookshelf Live.

Authorised and Unauthorised Versions Bridges or Barriers?

Berwick Parish Church
Friday 7 June at 7.30 pm

The King James Bible and its modern successors by The Revd Professor John Barton

An evening and afternoon with Michael Palin

Friday 9 and Saturday 10 August at the Maltings (both sold out).

As part of the Bridge 400 celebrations Berwick Literary Festival with The Maltings present an evening with Michael Palin.

Remembering the victims of genocide

Wednesday 27 March at St Andrew’s Church of Scotland Church on Wallace Green.

At 3pm - Legacies of Genocides - Revisiting Rwanda’s Catastrophe Thirty Years. This is an Open Forum, led by a panel of guest speakers.

At 7.30pm - “In Memoriam” Remembering All Victims of Genocide - a performance of African music in memory of all victims of genocide, given by the world-famous Seckou Keita, a celebrated Kora virtuoso from Southern Senegal.