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Ilkley Literature Festival

Duncan Bannatyne

Duncan goes on journey of his life at Ilkley Literature Festival

Entrepreneur Duncan Bannatyne

Dragons' Den star Duncan Bannatyne to talk at Ilkley Literature Festival

Burley and Woodhead CE Primary School praised by inspectors

Otley manager cheated store of £19,000 with refunds ploy

The Ilkley contingent on the Nepal Trust trek – Gary Williams, Owen Higgs, Liz Williams, Andrew Broughton and Tim Moon

Ilkley Rotarians put skills to good use on Nepal trek

Michael Morpurgo with Emma Hope, from The Grammar School at Leeds

Best-selling author bring history alive for children in Ilkley

Second bid to help protect Horsforth's Hunger Hill Woods

Funding blow for fell rescue group as Broughton Game Show is to end

Protest goes on despite Menston village green rejection


Work aims to reduce power cuts in Otley homes

Gordon Sugden in conversation with one of his fellow Steeton Male Voice Choir members during the special concert at the Northern General Hospital in Sheffield, where he is being treated after a tragic car accident left him paralysed

Steeton Male Voice Choir concert lifts spirits of hospital patients

Victoria Glendinning with Cathy Baxandall, of Ilkley Literature Festival

Ilkley Literature Festival breaks all the records

John Julius Norwich, King's Hall

Sandi Toksvig, King's Hall

Clare Balding, King's Hall

Richard Ford, Ilkley Playhouse

Andrew Motion, Clarke Foley Centre

Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall, King's Hall

Dry stone walling workshop event

Jackie Kay, right, at her Ilkley Literature Festival masterclass at the Rombalds with Ruth Middleton from Ben Rhydding

Ilkley Literature Festival breaks record

Eight-year-old Julia Coyle at the Ilkley Literature Festival discussing ghosts with children’s author, Fiona Dunbar – Fiona’s spooky book, Raven Hearts, is set in Ilkley

Bookworms urged not to miss out on festival high

Gale's storm in new novel

Top cyclist pulls no punches

Entertaining travel guide

Ilkley Literature Festival books competition winner, Hannah Powley, with her prize collection of top titles from featured authors

Ilkley Literature Festival competition winner is thrilled by mini-library

Headline authors Oct 12 - 14

What's on where Oct 12 - Oct 14

Bradford Council fears service cuts after £10m blow

Former Joy Division and New Order bassist Peter Hook

Memoirs delve into the myth and music of iconic Manchester band Joy Division

Author Michael Morpurgo with one of Handspring Puppet Company's creations used in War Horse, which is coming to the Alhambra Theatre in the summer of 2014

War Horse creator Michael Morpurgo tells of his poignant inspiration

What's on where at Ilkley Literature Festival 2012

Headline authors

Crime pays for leading light Jake Arnott

Fascinating insight into the controversial Afghan conflict

Ilkley Literature Festival director, Rachel Feldberg, is delighted with the ‘fantastic’ start to this year’s programme of events

‘Wonderful’ weekend opens Ilkley Literature Festival in style

Studios open their doors for Ilkley Art Trail

Michael Palin gave a talk to a full crowd at Ilkley’s King’s Hall as part of the town’s literature festival

Monty Python star Michael Palin is on familiar territory in Ilkley


Prestigious event is a tremendous boost for town

Clare Balding

Festival to offer a treat for all the family

Paddy Ashdown

A schedule of events at Ilkley Literature Festival

Global teller of tales Jan Blake to visit Ilkley Literature Festival

Competition will unearth 'buried treasure'

Robbie Paul

Rugby legend Robbie Paul to talk about his life

Andrew Motion

Changes are made to packed programme

Opening the book on the world of fashion

Ilkley Literature Festival director Rachel Feldberg

Stars to shine at this year's Ilkley Literature Festival

New venues for festival

Comedian will do things the right way

Ilkley Literature Festival

Masterclass tickets are on sale

Poet Lemn Sissay

Country's finest poets will take to the stage at Ilkley Literature Festival

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