The big day approaches!

There’s lots of work being done behind the scenes by our excellent volunteers to prepare for Tuesday November 1 when details of the eagerly-anticipated Kirkcudbright Book Week 2023 programme will be announced. The week, which will take place between Monday February 27 and Saturday March 4, 2023, is designed to celebrate the developing literary sceneContinue reading “The big day approaches!”

November 1 launch for programme

Details of the Kirkcudbright Book Week 2023 programme will be announced on November 1. The annual  event, which celebrates the developing literary scene in the town and surrounding area, will take place on Monday February 27 to Saturday March 4, and include World Book Day for young readers. Book Week will feature appearances by professionalContinue reading “November 1 launch for programme”

This is now closedCrowdfunding page is launched

As part of Kirkcudbright Book Week Society’s efforts to raise funds to underwrite some of the costs of the event in 2023, we have set up a Crowdfunding page for anyone who wishes to support us. Treasurer John Dean said: “We raise all our own funds and we know that many people are keen toContinue reading This is now closedCrowdfunding page is launched”

Your chance to help Book Week by volunteering

Kirkcudbright Book Week 2023 is making a welcome return after twice being cancelled due to the covid outbreak, and we’re on the lookout for volunteers to help run it. The week, which will take place between Monday February 27 and Saturday March 4, 2023, is designed to celebrate the developing literary scene in Kirkcudbright andContinue reading “Your chance to help Book Week by volunteering”

Sponsors sought for Book Week

The dates have been announced for Kirkcudbright Book Week 2023, which is making a welcome return after twice being cancelled due to the covid outbreak – and now the organisers are seeking sponsors. The week, which will take place between Monday February 27 and Saturday March 4, 2023, is designed to celebrate the developing literaryContinue reading “Sponsors sought for Book Week”

Book Week dates confirmed

The dates have been announced for Kirkcudbright Book Week 2023, which is making a welcome return after twice being cancelled due to the covid outbreak. The week, which will take place between Monday February 27 and Saturday March 4, 2023, is designed to celebrate the developing literary scene in Kirkcudbright and the wider Dumfries andContinue reading “Book Week dates confirmed”

Poetry collection is published

Kirkcudbright author Anne Micklethwaite, a member of the town’s Gallery Writers group,  has published a collection of poetry. A Cup of  Tea and a Poem reflects the way that Anne’s work often echoes the legendary Japanese female poets who identified with the cycles of nature in order to deal with loss. This is clearly shownContinue reading “Poetry collection is published”