Ryedale Book Festival

Journeys in Malton Day Two: Saturday 30th June

Journey to the centre of Malton

Search for items that would be useful for an adventurer to take on a journey displayed in the windows of some of our favourite independent shops.

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Saturday, 10.30 - 11.30, Storytime and Fun at Malton Library

Storytime and craft activity for young children.


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Saturday, 11.00 - 12.00, Rooms With a View with Adrian Mourby

Hear some fascinating stories about the finest hotels in the world.

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Saturday, 12.30 - 1.30, Viking Adventures with Max Adams

Gain an insight into our early medieval past and the lives of the peoples who inhabited our isle.

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Saturday, 2.00 - 3.00, Incredible Animal Journeys with Mike Unwin

Join award winning travel writer Mick Unwin as he describes some of the most amazing journeys made by fish, birds, mammals and insects year after year.

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Saturday, 3.30 - 4.30, Armchair escapism with Rachel Hore

Join bestselling author of Last Letter Home, a gripping and moving story that will have us dreaming of romantic Italian retreats.

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Saturday, 5.00 - 6.00, Beside the Seaside with John Heywood

Local historian John Heywood presents a fascinating archive that documents Yorkshire’s East Coast ‘Riviera’.


Saturday, 6.30 - 7.30, Taking the salt path with Raynor Winn

A deeply moving memoir giving insight into one woman’s remarkable journey along the 630-mile South West Coast Path.

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Saturday, 8.00 - 9.00, Travelling tales with Ian Douglas

Storytelling to stir up your inner wanderlust and send your imagination on walkabout.

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