Bond, we’ve been expecting you…

Mr Bond invites you on a night out like no other. You've seen the film...but never like this.

Longlist for Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Announced!


Brave and Brilliant Big Write Author Announced

The biggest children’s creative writing workshop of its kind in the North will welcome author Kate Pankhurst

Ben Palmer Q&A

The Hallé Orchestra is known as a northern powerhouse – and you’ll be playing a

Latest update from Harrogate Fest…

This year, we invite you to be bold, try new things and explore new programmes...

Harrogate Music Festival 2019!

Harrogate International Festivals has announced the programme of events for the 2019 Music Festival. Eric

Casino Royale in Concert!

Live with the Hallé Orchestra, Casino Royale in Concert comes to Harrogate for the first time...

New Mini Library Launched!

We've launched a new mini-library at New Park Primary, building on our legacy of promoting reading...

Exciting dates for your diary

Including the return of the Big Read with Mari Hannah and Berwins Salon North!

Meet the Artist…Martin Roscoe

Martin Roscoe is one of the UK’s best loved pianists. He’ll perform with acclaimed violinist,


Mari Hannah will be back on tour this summer to discuss The Black Echo in libraries across the North...

Epic Crime Wave Heads to Harrogate

The world’s biggest celebration of the crime genre, the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing

Big News For The Big Write!

Harrogate International Festivals has announced the return of The Big Write, the biggest children’s creative

Killer line up from HIF…

Find out about #TheakstonCrime's Killer Line up and more from Harrogate International Festivals...

Final Special Guest Announcement…

Dubbed the Queen of Crime, Val McDermid has sold over 15 million books worldwide

Exciting Announcements…

Your latest from Harrogate Festivals including an exciting #TheakstonsCrime announcement!

Meet the artist…The Ruisi Quartet

Winners of the Royal Philharmonic Society award for Young British String Players, the Ruisi Quartet

Jed Mercurio at #TheakstonsCrime

We are delighted to announce that Jed Mercurio - writer of the hugely popular Line

Berwins Continue Title Sponsorship

Leading Yorkshire law firm, Berwins, has announced the continuation of its title sponsorship of Berwins

Interview: Dr Merve Emre

February's Berwins Salon North speaker and author of What's Your Type talks to Ann Chadwick on the