Bay Tales Live

map Whitley Bay Playhouse

A one day crime fiction festival featuring 20 authors in panel discussions. Speakers include Sunday Times bestsellers and CWA recognised writers including Ann Cleeves, Louise Candlish, Sarah Vaughan, Lesley Kara, Trevor Wood, Vaseem Khan, Olivia Kiernan, Dr Richard Shepherd, Gytha Lodge as well as some of the most exciting debut authors to be published in 2022.
We’ve ran the award nominated Virtual Noir at the Bar and Bay Tales online shows for the last 18 months and have featured over 300 of the world’s best crime and mystery writers. This is our first physical event and, priced at just £30 for an all-day pass, one of the best-value events around.