Events

If you would like to meet Esther and hear her talk about her first book, This Golden Fleece, then please click on the links below to book your ticket:

pitlochryWinter Words Festival, Pitlochry

Date: Thursday 13 February 2020, 11.30am

Location: Pitlochry Festival Theatre, Port-Na-Craig Rd, Port na Craig, Pitlochry PH16 5DR

To book visit: https://pitlochryfestivaltheatre.com/production/33356/esther-rutter/

 

Denman-in-the-summer-e1571752399228A Journey Through Britain’s Knitted History, WI Denman College

Date: Friday 21 February 2020, 2.30pm

Location: WI Denman College, Marcham, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX13 6NW

To book visit: https://www.denman.org.uk/whats-on/special-events/special-event-a-journey-through-britains-knitted-history-talk-by-esther-rutter-2020-02-21-143000/

 

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UNRAVEL Festival, Garthenor Organics Talk Series: This Golden Fleece

Date: Saturday 22 February 2020, 11am

Location: Farnham Maltings, Bridge Square, Farnham GU9 7QR

To book visit: http://craft.farnhammaltings.com/portfolio/garthenor-organic-talks-series-2/

 

pittenweem libraryThis Golden Fleece: A Talk by Esther Rutter at Pittenweem Library

In Association with The Woolly Brew

Date: Tuesday 25 February, 7.30pm

Location: Old Town Hall, Cove Wynd, Pittenweem

To book visit: https://pittenweemlibrary.org.uk/events/this-golden-fleece-a-talk-by-esther-rutter/

 

wordsbythewaterWords by the Water Festival, Keswick

Date: Wednesday 11 March 2020, 4pm

Location: Theatre by the Lake, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5DJ

To book visit: https://www.theatrebythelake.com/choose-seats/20122/20212/Esther-Rutter

 

stripeylogoThis Golden Fleece at The Stripey Badger

Date: Saturday 14 March 2020, 7pm

Location: Octagon TheatreTown Hall, Grassington, Skipton,North Yorkshire, BD23 5AA

To book visit: https://grassington.uk.com/event/talk-by-esther-rutter-author-of-the-golden-fleece/

 

ayewriteEsther Rutter at Aye Write

Date: Saturday 28 March 2020, 11.30am

Location: The Mitchell Library, North Street, Glasgow, G3 7DN

To book visit: https://www.glasgowlife.org.uk/event/1/esther-rutter-a-journey-through-britains-knitted-history

 

v&aThis Golden Fleece at the V&A

Date: Thursday 16 April 2020, 2.30pm

Location: The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre, V&A South Kensington, London

To book visit: https://www.vam.ac.uk/event/Qxp40yx9/this-golden-fleece

 

cambridgelitfestUnravelling Britain’s Knitted History, Cambridge Literary Festival

Date: Saturday 18 April 2020, 5.30pm

Location: Baillie Gifford Stage, Old Divinity School, University of Cambridge, St Johns St, Cambridge CB2 1TP

To book visit: https://www.cambridgeliteraryfestival.com/whatson/esther-rutter/

 

Past Events

Spinning New Yarns – Clare Hunter and Esther Rutter

Date: Saturday 17 August 2019, 4pm

Location: Edinburgh International Book Festival

SOLD OUT

 

This Golden Fleece at The Wanstead Tap

Date: Friday 6 September 2019, 7.30pm

Location: The Wanstead Tap, Arch 352 Winchelsea Road Forest Gate London E7 0AQ

SOLD OUT

 

This Golden Fleece: Bury St Edmunds Launch

Date: Saturday 7 September 2019, 3pm

Location: Quaker Meeting House, St John’s Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 1SJ

SOLD OUT

 

Britain’s Knitted History in St Andrews

Date: Tuesday 24 September 2019, 8pm

Location: Topping and Company Booksellers, St Andrews

https://www.toppingbooks.co.uk/events/st-andrews/britains-knitted-history-with-esther-rutter/

 

Esther Rutter at Wigtown Book Festival

Date: Saturday 28 September 2019, 10.30am

Location: County Buildings, Wigtown

https://www.wigtownbookfestival.com/programme/event/428239489

 

Shetland Wool Week: This Golden Fleece

Date: Friday 4 October 2019, 1.15pm

Location: Shetland Museum and Archives, Lerwick

https://www.shetlandwoolweek.com/all_event/this-golden-fleece-a-journey-through-britains-knitted-history/

 

Blairgowrie Bookmark Festival – with Clare Hunter

Date: Sunday 6 October 2019, 11am

Location: Blairgowrie Community Campus

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/6-october-1130-1230-claire-hunter-esther-rutter-with-fiona-armstrong-tickets-65786189263

Knit-a-long with Karie Westermann (part of Golden Hare Festival)

Date: Saturday 19 October 2019, 4pm

Location: The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh

https://goldenharebooks.com/festival/

This Golden Fleece at Dove Cottage: Knitting Workshop and Talk

Date: Sunday 20 October 2019, 10am-1pm

Location: Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum, Grasmere, Cumbria

https://wordsworth.org.uk/events/this-golden-fleece/

SOLD OUT

This Golden Fleece – Waterstones in Kendal

Date: Wednesday 23 October 2019, 6.30pm

This Golden Fleece – Waterstones in Lancaster

Date: Thursday 24 October 2019, 6.30pm

 

This Golden Fleece at Taigh Chearsabhagh

Date: 7.30pm, Thursday 31 October 2019

Location: Taigh Chearsabhagh, North Uist

http://lanntair.com/creative-programme/faclan/

 

This Golden Fleece at Faclan: The Hebridean Book Festival

Date: 10am, Saturday 2 November 2019

Location: An Lanntair, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis

http://lanntair.com/events/event/golden-fleece-esther-rutter/

 

Evening at the Yarn Cake, Glasgow

Friday 15 November 2019, 6.30pm

Fizz, a buffet, books and wool – what more could you want?

Tickets are £25 and include a copy of This Golden Fleece (RRP £16.99), drinks and food.

Call 0141 946 5305 to book.

 

Knitting Extravaganza at Portobello Books

Thursday 21 November 2019, 6.30pm

A night of all things Golden Fleece – plus a special pre-Christmas pop-up shop from Ginger Twist Studio!

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/this-golden-fleece-book-talk-and-knitting-extravaganza-tickets-74954802833