It's a crime! (Or a mystery…)

Tag Archives: Theakstons Crime Writing Festival

Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival 2014 Tickets Now on Sale

Yes, from today, all individual tickets are now on sale.  Here’s the programme and you can book from there.  Some events are already sold out.  (Hardly surprising!)  But you can … Continue reading

April 7, 2014

Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival, Harrogate, 2012

From the Yorkshire Post.

July 31, 2012

Some last words on #tossergate …

… relating to all the online stuff.

July 26, 2012 · 3 Comments

Theakstons Crime Writing Festival 2012 – Wanted For Murder: The ebook #TOPcrime2012

Chair: Mark Lawson, BBC Radio 4 Front Row Panel members: writers Steve Mosby & Stephen Leather; literary agent Philip Patterson; bookseller Patrick Neale; President of The Publishers Association and CEO … Continue reading

July 23, 2012 · 32 Comments

The Aurelio Column: Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival 2012 Update #TOPcrime2012

Ciao, my bellas! Please accept my apologies for the lack of my esteemed column over the weekend.  (I have just heard that the great festival-going, author-in-shades Kevin Wignall is a … Continue reading

July 22, 2012 · 2 Comments

Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival: Colin Dexter to Receive Outstanding Contribution to Crime Fiction Award

**Strictly embargoed until 00.01 GMT Thursday 5th July, 2012** On Thursday 19th July, the opening night of the 10th Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival a special presentation will be … Continue reading

July 5, 2012

Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award shortlist 2012

**Strictly embargoed until 00.01 GMT Thursday 5th July, 2012** The shortlist in full: Now You See Me by SJ Bolton (Transworld) Where the Bodies are Buried by Chris Brookmyre (Little, … Continue reading

July 5, 2012 · 1 Comment

2012 Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of The Year Longlist

From the press release: FROM SECRET AGENTS AND SMASH HIT THRILLERS TO MAGIC IN THE MET: 2012 THEAKSTONS OLD PECULIER CRIME NOVEL OF THE YEAR LONGLIST REVEALED A mix of … Continue reading

May 18, 2012 · 2 Comments

Crime Writing Competition – British Thyroid Foundation – ‘Go For The Throat’

With thanks to Harrogate resident Graham Richards (@GrahamRichards) for drawing our attention to this one. GO FOR THE THROAT: BRITISH THYROID FOUNDATION CRIME WRITING COMPETITION The British Thyroid Foundation based … Continue reading

April 24, 2012