Events 2018

30 June
Chalke Valley History Festival
Victoria & Abdul
4.30 pm

6 July
Uxbridge Library
Talk on Indian Soldiers in WWI
7.30 pm

14 July
Festival of Thetford & the Punjab
Talk on Victoria & Abdul
Thetford Library
2.00 pm

8-9 September
World War I event at Highclere Castle, Berkshire
Focus on Indian soldiers in the war
Timing tbc

17 September
Ashridge Circle Lecture Society
Talk on Victoria & Abdul
2.00 pm and 7.00 pm

 27 September
Culturebite Festival
Talk on Victoria & Abdul
Compass Theatre
7.30 pm

10 October
Meet the Author
(venue and time tbc)

22 October
Wells Literature Festival
Victoria & Abdul
12.30 pm

24-28 October
Ubud Writers Festival

Leicester Literary Festival


Finished events this year

24-28 January

Galle Literary Festival
Sri Lanka

26 Jan: IN CONVERSATION: For King and Another Country with Sebastian Faulks
10.00 a.m. (Hall de Galle)

26 Jan: The Story of Victoria and Abdul,
2:00 pm (Hall de Galle)


7:30 pm - 9:30 pm (Walahanduwa Tea Factory)

27 Jan: IN CONVERSATION: Uneasy Lies The Head That Wears The Crown, with Gananath Obeyesekera and Ameena Hussain

10.00 a.m.(Fairway Pavilion)

27 Jan: Fairway Galle Literary Festival Panel: Translating Print into Film,

with Maylis de Kerangal + Sebastian Faulks + Alexander McCall Smith and moderated by Ashok Ferrey

2.30 p.m. (Hall de Galle)

4 February

India on the Bay
Hong Kong
7.00 p.m. Victoria & Abdul

25 February

Winchester Speakers Festival
Victoria & Abdul
1.30 p.m.

16 March

Tongues on Fire Film Festival
British Library
Screening of Victoria & Abdul followed by Q&A

17-25 March

Oxford Literature Festival
session date (tbc)

8 April

Isle of Wight
Victoria & Abdul

17-23 May

Highclere Castle
Script to Screen Week
Victoria & Abdul
(session time tbc)

4 June

Toronto International Film Festival
Page to screen
Screening of Victoria & Abdul followed by Q&A