Priority Booking

Members priority booking for the July - September season has now closed. Priority booking for the October - December season will open on 1 September.

Members receive four free tickets for events, except Adult Courses and Late at the Library evenings, as well as priority booking for our events before they go on general sale. 

As a Member you can use your online account to book tickets. Call us on +44 (0)1937 546 060 if you don't already have an online account or can't remember your username or password.

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Events highlights


Alan Turing: Life, Work, Legacy

Mon 24 Jul 2017

Jim Al-Khalili hosts an evening exploring the life, work and legacy of one of the greatest scientific minds

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Hunter Davies: A Life in the Day

Tue 25 Jul 2017

The Sixties. The parties. The Beatles. And above all, the love story.

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Michael Palin in conversation with Joan Bakewell

Wed 6 Sep 2017

Michael Palin talks about his life’s work so far

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Reading is Important: Get a Life! by Vivienne Westwood

Mon 18 Sep 2017

A celebration of books

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