One night break (based on 2 guests sharing) inclusive of the following:
Available on the following select dates:
- Overnight accommodation in an executive room
- Pre-event supper downstairs at Bethany Chapel (5 minute walk from The Angel)
- An evening of insightful conversation with fascinating guests upstairs at Bethany Chapel
- A buffet or à la carte breakfast at The Angel
- Complimentary upgrade based upon availability
Tuesday 12th February - Fiona Sampson
Prize-winning poet and writer. The Sunday Times wrote of Fiona's recent biography of Mary Shelley - the creator of Frankenstein: "If we get another literary biography in 2018 as astute and feelingful as this one, we shall be lucky."
Author of the trilogy Outline, Transit, Kudos and the autobiographies A Life's Work, The Last Supper and Aftermath. The Daily Telegraph has called Rachel's writing "Stunningly bold, original and humane." The Irish Times wrote of Kudos "...avant-garde, highly original, challenging but entirely accessible."
Recently National Poet of Wales. Gilliamn was awarded the Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry 2010. Picador published Selected Poems in 2016. Her latest collection, Zoology, was published by Carcanet in 2017. One reviewer commented that Gillian "has the metaphoric and metamorphic power to astonish us into viewing life differently...from the most intensely seneuous of writers."