Simon Mayo

Simon Mayo is one of Britain’s best-loved and well-known radio presenters. He has worked on BBC radio since 1981 and is now the presenter of ‘Drivetime’ on BBC Radio 2, which features the regular ‘Book Club’ show. He is also the co-presenter of ‘Kermode and Mayo’s Film Review’ on BBC Radio 5 Live. Simon comes to Ilkley to talk about his debut adult novel. Inspired by real events and real characters, Mad Blood Stirring tells the story of a thousand black American sailors held captive in Dartmoor Prison in the Second War of American Independence.

Mad Blood Stirring


Event Details

    • Date: Tuesday 24th April
    • Time: 7:30 pm
  • VenueKings Hall
  • Price£14.00/£10.00 concessions
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