If you're in London this weekend it would be lovely to see you at the Literary Cabaret at the Stoke Newington Literary Festival on Sunday 3rd. We're on at 8pm in the Library Gallery just behind the town hall.
The Jubilee flotilla will have long since reached its destination at Tower Bridge and a street party will be in progress along Stoke Newington Church Street so come and join us for an entertaining evening of stories from Leo Benedictus, Rebecca Chance, Nat Segnit and Craig Taylor, and songs from Kate Arneil.
There are lots of brilliant events at the festival. Check out some of these:
Gala Opening, Josie Long & Robin Ince, 9pm, Town Hall, Friday 1st, £10
Things We Like, Miriam Elia & Bruno Vincent, 10pm, Library Gallery, Friday 1st, £5
Literary Death Match, 8pm, Library Gallery, Saturday 2nd, £5
A London Obsession with Mark Mason & Craig Taylor, 1pm, Library Gallery, Sunday 3rd, £5
The New Libertines, 3pm, Baby Bathhouse, Sunday 3rd, £4
Aftertoon Tea with Jenny Colgan, 4pm, Homa, Sunday 3rd, £5
A Genteel Tipple, Sample specially-mixed Hendrick's cocktails, 4pm, Library Gallery
The Special Relationship, 6pm, Library Gallery, Sunday 3rd, £5
If you come to the Literary Cabaret on Sunday and you read this blog, please come and say hello. It will be great to see you there.