THREE authors and a textile maestro launch their new books in Ely

Louise Doughty

Louise Doughty - Credit: Archant

THREE authors and a textile maestro will be speaking in Ely this week, as part of the Isle of Ely Arts Festival.

Robert Macfarlane

Robert Macfarlane - Credit: Archant

Louise Doughty, who wrote “Whatever Your Love”, will be at St Peter’s Church tonight (Thursday June 20) at 7pm. An entry vouchers costs £5 if booked ahead, and £6 on the door, redeemable against the purchase of her new psychological thriller “Apple Tree Yard”.

Anna Whitelock

Anna Whitelock - Credit: Archant

Tomorrow, Friday June 23 at 7.30pm, Robert Macfarlane will be talk about his new book “Holloways” at St Peter’s Church, describing his journey through the sandstone of south Dorset. Entry vouchers cost £6/£7.

Kaffe Fassett

Kaffe Fassett - Credit: Archant

Textile designer Kaffe Fassett will talk about his new book “Shots and Stripes” in St Peter’s Church on Tuesday at 7.30pm. Entry vouchers cost £6/£7 Historian, author and broadcaster Anna Whitelock is in the city on Wednesday June 26 at Ely library, when the admission voucher costing £6/£7 is redeemable against her new book “Elizabeth’s Bedfellows.”

The visits have been arranged by Topping and Company of Ely, and entry vouchers can be obtained from their store in the High Street. Call 01353 645005.


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