19th Aspects Irish Literature Festival returns to Bangor this September 2010

The Aspects Irish Literature Festival returns to Bangor, Wednesday 22 September to Sunday 26 September.

The Festival, now in its 19th year, will host an eclectic mix of established talents, from comedian Ardal O’Hanlon, musician Juliet Turner and Dublin-born journalist and television presenter Peter Snow.  New talents in Irish crime writing, Alex Barclay and Declan Hughes will read extracts from their new books.

Tickets are available from at www.aspectsfestival.co.uk

Please note, tickets are limited with some performances already having sold out.

For general ticket enquires contact the Box Office on 02891 271200 or visit www.aspectsfestival.co.uk

Aspects Irish Literature Festival Programme:

Wednesday 22 September
4.30pm Young Aspects Competition Presentation
8.00pm Seamus Heaney

Thursday 23 September
1.15pm Mike Faulkner
7.00pm Mia Gallagher and Chris Binchy)
9.00pm Jonathan Shackleton
9.00pm Ardal O’Hanlon

Friday 24 September
1.15pm The Feldsteins Present
7.00pm Declan Hughes and Alex Barclay
9.00pm Peter Snow

Saturday 25 September
10.00am Creative Writing for Young People
1.15pm Nick Price and Sue Farmer with Danny Millar
3.00pm Writing Workshops
4.00pm Young Aspects Showcase
7.00pm Siobhan Campbell, Katie Donovan and Matthew Sweeney
9.00pm Juliet Turner

Sunday 26 September
3.00pm Fergal Keane
7.00pm Over to You