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Celebrate summer with a visit to one of Britain’s friendliest book festivals from 11 -14 June 2020. Get set for a memorable weekend, with more than 100 events for all ages to choose from – and entry to Harmony Garden and Orchard is FREE! We look forward to welcoming you the Festival.

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Borders Book Festival 11-14 June 2020
An interesting opportunity for aspiring journalists from our friends at Beyond Borders Scotland. Go get it!

An interesting opportunity for aspiring journalists from our friends at Beyond Borders Scotland. Go get it!Beyond Borders is looking for aspiring journalists to take part in our youth initiative interview series 'Beyond Borders Question Time' at the Beyond Borders International Festival 2019, which will take place on August 24th and 25th at Traquair House, Innerleithen.

Beyond Borders Question Time is intended to give young journalists the opportunity to interview some of the festivals headline speakers, including diplomats, journalists, authors and artists.
Last year this included BBC Special Correspondent Razia Iqbal, Jodi Rudoren, the Managing Editor for Audience of The New York Times, and local figures such as Alyn Smith, MSP, who spoke impassionedly on Brexit and Scotland’s future in the European Union.

To apply to take part in this initiative please send your name, email and a short covering letter (max. 500 words) to [email protected] by 5pm on Friday 26th July!

More information is available on our website: www.beyondbordersscotland.com/resources/
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