An Interview with Catherine Steadman

As a debut novelist, has this been a dream experience? The reviews and reception has

Raworths Recommends…Alan Johnson

A book by a politician about the development of pop music during his lifetime might

Global Villages Returns

Half Term Drums Up African Rhythms Harrogate International Festivals invites schoolchildren on a musical global

History has shaken off its anorak

Harrogate International Festivals has an enduring historical strand, and this Autumn's Festival doesn’t disappoint,  with

An Interview with Gemma Hogg

Saddle up! Gemma Hogg rides out to the Raworths Harrogate Literature Festival to talk about

Raworths Recommends…Oz Clarke

If Oz was a wine what wine would he be?  Red I think.  Certainly not

An Interview with Emma Bache

Are you oversensitive or easily distracted? Creative with a strong imagination? The UK’s leading handwriting

Raworths Recommends…The Falcon of Sparta

Conn Iggulden’s latest historical novel offers a gripping narrative set in the ancient world. Based

Behind The Scenes…

Ahead of his appearance at the Raworths Harrogate Literature Festival Philip Wilkinson - author and

Mini Libraries hit Harrogate

Read it? Love it? Swap It! Harrogate International Festivals has launched a mini-library scheme in

An Interview with Robin Ince

The connoisseur of comedy, Robin Ince, mines the decades he spent delving into our eccentricities

Raworths Recommends…Rise

Rise written by Liam Young, reads as part political essay part memoir, offering both

An Interview with Jonathan Cranston

Jonathan Cranston isn’t just your everyday vet, he’s an international veterinary practitioner, author and

Raworths Recommends…Why Mummy Swears

Many mums (and dads) are understandably beginning to look a little frazzled around the

An Interview with Henry Cole

Bonkers about bikes, friends with Liz Hurley, TV presenter, world land speed record holder,

An Interview with Gill Sims

Bridget Jones meets Peppa Pig! Gill Sims’ blog, Peter and Jane, became a cult

An Interview with Benet Brandreth

His father, Gyles Brandreth, may be an ex-MP, TV presenter and raconteur, but son

History Returns to Harrogate

Please Note: The Box Office is closed this week

The Box Office will be closed from Monday 13th to Sunday 19th August. We will resume normal

Raworths Harrogate Literature Festival line up announced…