Diary category: Author events

Winchester Writers’ Festival on June 16, 2018

To celebrate thirty years as a writer and Tinder Press’ handsome reissue of his backlist, Patrick will be in conversation with festival founder and director, Judith Heneghan by way of this year’s keynote address. John Stripe Theatre, Sparkford Road, Wi …

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Crediton Community Bookshop event on April 5, 2018

To celebrate Tinder Press’s handsome reissue of his backlist titles, Patrick will be in conversation about his thirty year career to date and answering questions from readers. More details to follow…

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Causley Readings on April 13, 2018

Patrick will be one of several writer-enthusiasts reading their favourite Causley poems at the Royal Cornwall Museum, River Street, Truro at 6.30pm. Full details available in time from the museum.

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Radio 4 Book Club on March 4, 2018

Patrick will be appearing before an invited audience of questioners on Radio 4’s Book Club to discuss A Place Called Winter with them and Jim Naughtie. You can catch the show twice on BBC Radio 4 on March 4 and 8 at 4pm and then on BBC iPlayer.

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Word on Tour with Matt Harvey on January 25, 2018

As part of Word on Tour, Literature Works’ celebration of writing in the South West, Patrick will be reading from A Place Called Winter alongside performance poet, Matt Harvey, whose latest books of poems are a hymn to the joy of dogs. Tiverton Library …

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Chagword on March 18, 2017

Patrick’s A Place Called Winter is the featured Big Read at the bijou festival at pretty Chagford on Dartmoor. He’ll be talking about the book and answering questions from book groups at the Jubilee Hall at 3.30. Tickets are £7 and go on sale from Febr …

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Oxfam Bookshop Truro on July 23, 2016

Patrick will be doing a reading and signing in Truro’s Oxfam Bookshop at 2pm. Second hand copies welcome! 8 New Bridge St, Truro, Cornwall  TR1 2AA

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Emirates Airline Festival of Festival 2017 on February 3, 2017

Patrick will be joining a host of authors from around the world in Dubai for the 2017 festival. On Friday 3rd at 6pm he’ll be conversation with Annabel Kantaria about the interplay between memory and fiction and on Saturday 4th at 1.30 he’ll be talking …

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K’antu Shakespeare Celebration – St Endellion Church on June 3, 2016

Patrick will join forces with his friend, actor and poet Anna Maria Murphy, to read extracts from Shakespeare in the course of a concert of music by Shakespeare’s contemporaries by the deeply wonderful early music consort, K’Antu in beautiful St Endell …

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Charles Causley Festival, Launceston on June 3, 2016

Patrick joins his poet and actor friend, Anna Maria Murphy and others to celebrate A Place To Write and to talk about the importance of their writing spots. Full details to be published shortly on the festival’s website but it will be late afternoon…

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