Festivals

The Borders Book Festival

2014 12th to 15th JuneThe Borders Book Festival goes from strength to strength, attracting authors of wide renown from the far flung cornes of the world as well as more locally from the Borders and Scotland. In 2013 the festival celebrated its 10th year.  Taking place in the National Trust's Georgian Harmony Garden in the heart of Melrose, the Borders Book Festival attracts world-class writers and personalities and also hosts the £25,000 Walter Scott Prize for historical fiction awards.  With talks on a bewildering range of subjects set amidst the most convivial surroundings of Borders hospitality, this is a festival not to miss.