See you from 14 – 17 June 2018

The Baillie Gifford Borders Book Festival has come to close, with thousands enjoying four wonderful days in Melrose, with Sir Michael Parkinson making a long-awaited return.  ‘The most important thing is that we are in a situation where we’ve had two days of absolute sunshine, we’ve had people outside, people talking to each other, people

Thousands enjoy sunny Melrose

Yesterday the sun blazed down on Harmony Garden and the Orchard and thousands came to enjoy the SBHA Family Book Festival, the Born in the Borders Street Market and of course John Cleese, Rory Bremner and the many other authors we hosted. It was a pleasure to watch Sebastian Barry winning the Walter Scott Prize for