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November | Fri 1st | 19:00

Halloween Hauntings £7/5


Ghost Story Readings for Halloween

Following the success of their debut last November professional actor/readers Stephen Tomlin and Janine Birkett make a welcome return to the Lit & Phil to mark All Hallows Day with an intimate listening experience for curious adults and children over 11.

The Phantom Coach by Amelia B Edwards. The misadventures of a huntsman lost on the snowbound North Pennines make for a Victorian gothic shocker.

Safe as Houses by Christine Poulson. In a smart home run by state of the art technology what happens when something, or someone, gets into the system?

Three Miles Up by Elizabeth Jane Howard. Clifford and John take a canal boat holiday but when the ill-matched friends are joined by the charismatic and mysterious Sharon a very different voyage of discovery begins…


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