As a registered charity Harrogate International Festivals relies heavily on sponsorship, donations and ticket sales to help bring you our annual programme of cutting edge performances and leading artists. Thank you for everyone who helped support the Festivals by purchasing a Raffle Ticket.

Raffle Winners

1st Prize Winner: Ann Bloxwich

Our first prize winner receives a Weekend Break Package for two at the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival 2018 worth over £1000.  You’ll live like the queen of crime Agatha Christie, staying three nights B&B in her  eponymous suite at the Old Swan Hotel, with access to Festival events*, delicious lunches and a goody bag.

*Some exclusions apply.

2nd Prize Winner: Keith Langham

Our second prize winner will get a prize that’s Dead Tasty. It’s afternoon tea for two at the fabulous West Park Hotel with the Award-Winning Author Mari Hannah. Mari is our Reader In Residence and Winner of the CWA Dagger In the Library 2017.

3rd Prize Winners: Tim Rideout, Siobhan Lomasney and Rita Spencer

Our Three Third prize winners can swop chills for thrills this winter, and snuggle up with a bundle of top titles from crime writing’s best.

Thank you to all our supporters and literature fans who purchased a ticket.

*Terms and Conditions:

  • Prizes only valid for dates and venue specified on raffle tickets, namely, 19th – 22nd July 2018 at the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival.
  • Prizes are non–transferable and there is no cash alternative.
  • Prize winners will be chosen at random, from all tickets purchased, on the day stated. In all matters, the decision of the judge(s) shall be final and no correspondence or discussion shall be entered into.