Isle of Wight Literary Festival 10-13 Oct

The Isle of Wight Literary festival next weekend (10-13 Oct) offers a diverse programme of speakers at Northwood House, Cowes. Over 60 writers and presenters will share their latest works on topics such as crime fiction, history, travel, maritime adventure, gardening, medicine, technology and current social and political issues.  Speakers this year include Dan Snow, Jo Brand, Rt Hon Jack Straw, Kate Adie and Tom Bradby.