Craigmount Guest House
Fountainblue Terrace,
Wigtown, DG8 9EQ
Telephone : 01988 402178

E-mail Address: mail@craigmount.info


Guest House, Wigtown, Scotland

The programme

9.15-10.15 Janet Walkinshaw. Local Historical fiction author. Talking with slides about her books Five Year Queen and Knox’s Wife

10.30-11.30 Douglas Skelton. Local crime author. Talking about Fact in Fiction and Fiction in Fact

12-1 Caro Ramsay Crime fiction author who has a diploma in forensic medicine. Her series is about D I Anderson and Costello.Short listed for New Golden Dagger. Latest book Standing Still sold out in hardback within a month

2-3 Hazel Stevens local author whose first book Our Edie was launched in Wigtown. She now launches her children’s’ book The Poppy Wants to bake a Cake.

3.15-4-15  Suzy Henderson Historical Fiction Author talks about her book The Beauty Factory set in 1942.The Guinea Pig Club and other books

Programme subject to variation.

Tickets £3 per event and Saturday ticket £12.

 

The Guest House

Craigmount Guest House is a Class C listed building.  Built in the early 19th century, Historic Environment Scotland's statement of listing cites "Craigmount makes a dignified…

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Activities

Fishing: Sea, Game and Course Golfing: Over ten 9 & 18 hole courses within a 20 mile radius Shooting: Game, Wildfowl and deer Stalking Cycling:…

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Galleries

The Machars, Wigtownshire and The Rhins provide a rich source of places to visit and hidden little gems that may not be in your guide…

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Around Wigtown

Craigmount Guest House provides an ideal base for exploring not only the many bookshops of Wigtown, but also a wide range of sites, experiences and activities around the Machars and Wigtownshire.  With a variety of cafés, restaurants and public houses, there will always be something to tempt your palete. History abounds in Wigtown with the story of the Martyrs, the birthplace Christianity in Britain, Standing Stones and Castles a plenty.  You can while away a day in one of the many gardens and estates, sample a dram from the most Southerly Scottish Distillery, take the Real Ale trail or for the…

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