Knitting and criminals at Wolds Words festival


There are many attractions at this year’s Wolds Words Festival.

On Thursday October 17 there is an Evening of Aviation History at the Trinity Centre, Louth, at 7.30pm, free entry.

Capturing the Qualities of Crime Writing with Christina James is on Friday October 18 at the Conoco Phillips Room, Louth Library, at 9.30am, entry £3.50.

A You Must Remember This showing of archive film from the county is on Friday October 18 at the Salvation Army Hall, Church Street, at 7.30pm. Donation on the door.

Tom Green presents The Criminals of Louth, an illustrated talk on the crimes of old Louth, at the Riverhead Theatre on Saturday October 19, entry £5.

On the same day at the theatre Douglas Wynn presents Lincolnshire Villains at 4pm, again £5 entry.

Also on Saturday take part in a Digital Photography Workshop with Louth Photographic Society, £30 per person. Book a place on 07909 710113.

Comedian Hal Cruttenden is at the Riverhead Theatre on Saturday October 19 at 8pm. Suitable for over 18s. Entry £15. Book at the theatre.

A Knitting for Children Workshop is at M&G Designs in Eastgate on Tuesday October 22 for six to 11-year-olds. Book a place at the shop.

These are just some of the highlights of the festival. Pick up a Wolds Words brochure at Louth Tourist Information Centre.