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Crime, Christie & Cream Tea

Sat 14 April @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Christie’s books have sold over a billion copies in the English language and a billion in translation. Her work has been adapted for stage, screen and radio all over the world, most recently for Kenneth Branagh’s all-star adaptation Murder on the Orient Express.

Evoking the nostalgia of times gone by, jump on board a classic Routemaster bus for cream team and a tour of London sites, taking in some of  the iconic locations associated with Christie’s work.

We will have our special guest, leading author TP Fielden, coming along for the ride.

Author Bio:

TP Fielden is a leading author, broadcaster and journalist. He lives in Devon, which is the setting for his English Riviera Mysteries series of crime novels. The series, set in the 1950s, follows ace newspaperwoman and former spy Judy Dimont as she solves a series of perplexing murders in the picturesque town of Temple Regis, a dagger’s throw from Agatha Christie’s beautful hilltop home at Dittisham.

The Miss Dimont mysteries are set immediately after the golden age of Poirot and Marple, and follow Agatha’s rules of teasing and entertaining her readers – and while never seeking to imitate or borrow from her classic tales, are TP Fielden’s devoted tribute to the Queen of Crime.

Useful information:

  • Passengers are to arrive no later than 4:45pm – the bus will depart at 5pm
  • Alcohol will not be sold on board the bus – prosecco can be ordered as an additional item when booking your ticket.
  • The tour will last approximately 2 hours.
  • Once the tour has finished you will be dropped off at Victoria Embankment
  • Please be aware that there is no toilet on the bus
  • The closest tube to the departure point is Victoria.

Tickets on sale now – https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/crime-christie-cream-tea-tickets-41459194567

Organiser

London Book & Screen Week
Phone:
+44 (0)20 8271 2124
Email:
lbf.helpline@reedexpo.co.uk
Website:
www.londonbookandscreenweek.co.uk

Other

Underground / National Rail Station
Victoria

Venue

20 Lower Grosvenor Gardens
London, SW1W 0GT + Google Map

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