The International Agatha Christie Festival: Agatha Christie and the First World War

  • Venues vary
  • September 13

Celebrating the 125th anniversary of the birth of the Queen of Crime in Torquay, the 2015 International Agatha Christie Festival offers a nine-day programme of new and unique events.

Enjoy performances and film screenings, expert talks exploring Agatha Christie’s life and times, and opportunities to enjoy food, drink and dancing in some of the finest venues on the English Riviera.

READING: STARTER AT 10

September 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Book Tent, Torre AbbeyThe King’s Drive, Torquay, Devon TQ2 5JE United Kingdom

VINTAGE FAIR

September 13 @ 11:00 am – 4:30 pm

Torre AbbeyThe King’s Dr, Torquay, Devon TQ2 5JE United Kingdom

AGATHA, ARCHIE AND THE GRAND HOTEL

September 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

The Grand Hotel Seafront, Torbay Road, Torbay, Torquay, TQ2 6NT United Kingdom

KATE ADIE ON AGATHA CHRISTIE AND THE FIRST WORLD WAR

September 13 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Spanish Barn at Torre AbbeyTorre Abbey, The King’s Drive, Torquay, TQ2 5JE United Kingdom

READING: EVERYTHING STOPS FOR TEA

September 13 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Book Tent, Torre AbbeyThe King’s Drive, Torquay, Devon TQ2 5JE United Kingdom

TALKING BOOKS: A GALA EVENT MARKING 80 YEARS OF SERVICE

September 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The Little TheatreSaint Mark’s Road, Torquay, TQ1 2EL United Kingdom

LOUNGING AT THE GRAND HOTEL

September 13 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm

The Grand Hotel Seafront, Torbay Road, Torbay, Torquay, TQ2 6NT United Kingdom