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image for Literary Event item typeJourney Fest ( Ryedale Book Festival ) at Malton Market Place

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Literary Event, Fri 29 Jun - Sun 1 Jul 2018, £6

Christina Lamb OBE and Emma Jane Kirby

Christina Lamb OBE and Emma Jane Kirby

Journey for Freedom: A celebratory dinner with award-winning journalists who will talk about how the stories of the people they met inspired their best-selling books about the refugee crisis. The delicious menu is suitable for all diets.

Details

Exploring the theme of the journey from every conceivable angle this friendly book festival welcoming some of the best travel and nature writers, international correspondents, wildlife photographers and historians to Malton.
From a delicious dinner at the Old Lodge Hotel to a craft workshop, from the adventures of the Vikings to the migration of the albatross and with an emphasis on walking and enjoying the outdoors this compact programme has something for everyone. On Sunday you can enjoy a ramble along a section of the Wolds Way led by writer and TV presenter Andrew White which will finish at Malton Show near Rillington.

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointPostboxPublic toilets

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

Parking: 2 hours free parking. Additional parking available nearby. Parking is unrestricted between 6pm and 8am, 7 days a week apart from when events are taking place. See website for further information: www.visitmalton.com/visitor-info or www.scarborough.gov.uk/home/parking

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 29 Jun - Sun 1 Jul 2018
Please check the website for event times and ticket prices

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Address

Malton,
North Yorkshire,
YO17 7LX

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SE 785717  Lat: 54.13531 Long: -0.79881

By CAR:
Just put in Malton's postcode YO17 7LX and get going! The main access to Malton is along the A64 from York or Scarborough and from the A169 from Pickering.

BY RAIL:
There's a direct train service to Malton on the Scarborough – York – Leeds – Manchester line. For travellers from further afield the best connections are made via York. Malton’s railway line is currently serviced by TransPennine Express and Northern.


BY BUS:
There are bus services to Malton from York, Scarborough, Pickering and Helmsley. The Yorkshire Coastliner timetables can be downloaded here. Both the bus and railway stations are just a few minutes’ walk from the town centre.


BY AIR:
The nearest airport is Leeds Bradford International (LBA), which is 60 minutes by car.

Parking: free

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Malton Railway Station station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

Parking: 2 hours free parking. Additional parking available nearby. Parking is unrestricted between 6pm and 8am, 7 days a week apart from when events are taking place. See website for further information: www.visitmalton.com/visitor-info or www.scarborough.gov.uk/home/parking

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking provided for guests with disabilities

Notes

There are 8 disabled spaces in the Market Place car park and 111 spaces. There are no height restrictions in the car park, no EV charging points and no security features i.e. CCTV specifically directed at the car park.