Programme 2017

The programme this year will be the usual mix of discussion panels and lectures with plenty of opportunity for attendees to question the speakers.

10.00 Welcome

10.10 Panel: The Continuing Popularity of The Golden Age

10.50 John Rhode / Miles Burton

11.20 Coffee Break

11.40 Lois Austen-Leigh

12.10 Crosswords & The Golden Age

12.40 The Story of Classic Crime in 100 Books

1.10 Lunch

2.10 Radio Play

2.40 Panel: Neglected Queens of Crime

3.20 Edmund Crispin

3.50 Break

4.15 Ronald Knox

4.45 Panel: Desert Island book


The conference will be followed immediately by:

5.30 CWA Dagger In The Library Award

5.40 CWA Wine Reception – to which all conference attendees are invited.

Conference speakers will include favourites from previous years including Martin Edwards and Dolores Gordon-Smith and others plus exciting new speakers to be announced over the coming weeks.

Usual caveat: The above timings and content are for guidance only and may be subject to change due to force of circumstances.