Whose advice should we trust? Who creates the worst role models? Over afternoon tea, The Pool’s agony aunt Viv Groskop (The Anna Karenina Fix
), Kate Mosse (The Burning Chambers
) and a special Festival guest share the life lessons they’ve learned from a lifetime of reading.
Selection of Finger Sandwiches
Egg mayonnaise with watercress
Smoked Scottish salmon with lemon butter and black pepper
Honey glazed ham with mustard mayonnaise
Cucumber, mint and cream cheese
Selection of Cakes
Freshly baked scones with clotted cream
& strawberry preserve
Traditional rich shortbread
Carrot & walnut cake
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Please note that our dining seating plans are pre-allocated on the day by our events team and tables may be shared.