CLAIRE WILCOX is Senior Curator of Fashion at the V & A. Her book Patch Work reveals how clothes tell stories and keep memories woven within. Claire’s event is Saturday 12 June 10am.
BELLA ELLIS is the Bronte inspired pen name for ROWAN COLEMAN. Rowan introduces her Bronte mysteries where the famous sisters turn super sleuths. Her event is Saturday 12 June 1pm.
POLLY TOYNBEE is Guardian columnist and DAVID WALKER is contributing editor. The last decade – what went wrong? What went right? Where do we go from here? Find out Saturday 12 June 3pm…
In 2004 BBC Correspondent FRANK GARDNER OBE survived an Islamist ambush and in 2006 published his memoir Blood and Sand. He writes bestselling thrillers and will discuss his book Outbreak Saturday 12 June 5pm.
Top UK Broadcaster JEREMY VINE presents a weekday programme on Radio 2 and a show on Channel 5. Jeremy introduces his debut novel The Diver and the Lover Saturday 12 June 7.30pm.
Travel writer HORATIO CLARE takes us on a different journey – a personal exploration of breakdown, recovery and healing. Horatio’s memoir Heavy Light is brave and topical – Sunday 13 June 10am.
CLARE CHAMBERS has written seven novels, including Small Pleasures – a BBC2 Between the Covers Pick and Radio 4 Book at Bedtime. Clare shares stage with Salley Vickers Sunday 13 June 1pm.
SALLEY VICKERS is the author of many bestselling novels, including Miss Garnet’s Angel, The Librarian and her latest – Grandmothers. Salley shares stage with Clare Chambers Sunday 13 June 1pm.
Bake Off winner DAVID ATHERTON has a talent for making recipes healthier and tastier. He promotes fitness and writes for the Guardian. A change of lifestyle event for all on Sunday 13 June 3pm.
JULIAN NORTON is star of the hit Channel 5 series The Yorkshire Vet. His new book All Creatures, tells heart-warming tales of the animals he cares for daily. Julian’s event is on Sunday 13 June 5pm.
Professor JOANN FLETCHER of York University is a TV Egyptologist, museum advisor and author. Joann shares ‘Secrets from the Coffin’ and the tale of a famous mummy – Sunday 13 June 7.30pm.