Programme

  • Delegates should choose ONE option from each of the five break-out sessions. There will be 35 places available in each break-out.

  • Friday

  • 1.30 - 5.30 (Optional) Excursion to Culross

    3.00 - 6.00 Registration

    6.30 - 7.00 Meet in Carrick Suite - Bar open.

    7.00 - 8.30 Buffet dinner Carrick Suite

    8.30 - 9.15 Special Guest: Robin Ellis

    9.30 - 10.30 Late Night Question Time Special

    Panel - Robin Ellis, Jeremy Thompson, Ben Kane, Margaret Skea

    Chair - Catherine Hokin.

    (Slips will be available on the tables during dinner for questions.)

    9.30 - Late Bar / Lounges Open

  • Saturday

  • Breakfast Available from 7.00 am

    8.45 - 9.25 Registration for day delegates

    9.30 - 10.20 Keynote: Alison Weir on Jane Seymour: Carrick Suite

    10.20 - 10.50 Book sales / Signing / refreshments: Foyer

  • 11.00 - 11.50 - Break-out Session One:

    Option D/H is a step by-step demonstration of the software with Top Tips and Q+A.
  • 12.00 - 12.50 Break-out Session Two:

  • 12.50 - 1.10 Book Sales / Signing: Carrick Foyer

    1.10 - 2.10 Buffet Lunch: Flemings Restaurant

  • 2.10 - 3.00 Break-out Session Three:

  • 3.00 - 3.25 Refreshments / Book Sales / Signing: Carrrick Foyer

    3.30 - 4.10 Plenary Session - HNS Awards / Reading of Extracts

    4.15 - 5.00 Plenary Session - From Book to Radio / Screen

    6.30 Bar Open: Carrick Suite

    7.00 - Late Gala Dinner / Ceilidh: Carrick Suite

  • Sunday

  • Breakfast available from 7.00am

    9.00 - 9.50 Keynote: Sarah Dunant - The Borgias

    9.50 - 1.10 Book Sales / Signing / Refreshments: Foyer

  • 10.10 - 11.00 Break-out session Four:

  • 11.10 - 12.00 Break-out Session Five:

  • 12.00 - 12.15 Comfort Break

    12.15 - 1.00 Plenary Session: Historical Fiction Challenge

    1.00 - 1.15 Wrap-up / Thanks

    1.15 onwards Buffet Lunch: Flemings Restaurant

    2.00 - 6.00 (Optional) Excursion to Stirling Castle and The Kelpies

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