Author: Claire Buskin

Gaia at Liverpool Cathedral Photo by Gareth Jones 3x2

Join the team of Volunteers for Gaia at Chelmsford Cathedral

Chelmsford Cathedral is delighted to be welcoming Gaia to Essex for the first time this October. Gaia is a touring artwork by UK artist Luke Jerram. ...

Homeland is Presence 3x2

Foraging Nature Folklore Recipes

Following the wonderful foraging walk with Lora Aziz as part of our Midsummer Madness day at Cressing Temple Barns, order your copy of Lora’s ...

HylandsPark-119 3x2 (c) Aaron Crowe Photography

Calling all budding writers…

Essex Gardens Trust Beth Chatto Writers Prize 2022 Essex Gardens Trust in association with Beth Chatto Education Trust and Essex Book Festival invite ...

Events still to come 14 June 2022

Still so much more to come…

After a fantastic first week of events, including our launch at Harwich Electric Palace Cinema with Blake Morrison and The Hosepipe Band – what a ...

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Free Family Days Out

One thing we are really proud about this year is the sheer volume of free activities for children taking place at this year’s Essex Book ...

Mark Billingham credit Steve Best

Mark Billingham Library Event Update

Unfortunately, we have had to move the date of Sunday Times number one bestseller and maverick Mark Billingham’s event, which was scheduled to ...

John Crace A Farewell to Calm

Less than 4 weeks to go…

With the starting line looming – it’s less than four weeks until this year’s first event featuring poet and writer Robert Hamberger ...

All stories authors 3x2

Free workshops and mentorships for aspiring children’s book writers

Are you an aspiring children’s book writer from an underrepresented group? Essex Book Festival are partnering with All Stories and Essex and ...

Culture Chelmsford Opportunities 3x2

Opportunity to shape chelmsford’s Cultural Future

Culture Chelmsford are looking for a new Trustee. They want to hear from you if you’re passionate about creativity in Chelmsford. Applications are ...

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The Box Office is… OPEN!!!!

Essex Book Festival 2022 has lift off… You can now book tickets for our Essex Book Festival 2022 events. Browse the digital edition of the ...