If at first you don’t succeed…

If the event you want to go to is sold out, Paula Ogilvie co-ordinator of the Brewin Dolphin Borders Book Festival says, it may be possible to buy returns or go on a waiting list. Enquiry at the box office

“Early indications are that, since the programme was launched last week, ticket sales are at record levels,” said Mrs Ogilvie.

The sessions with Sir David Frost and Bremner, Wark and Naughtie are already sold out.

How to book

Online: www.bordersbookfestival.org

By email to boxoffice@bordersbookfestival.org

By telephone on 0844 357 1060 (Monday-Friday 10am -5pm).

By post to Borders Book Festival, Harmony House, St Mary’s Road, Melrose, TD6 9LJ

In person at the box office marquee June 14-17, 10am-9.15pm.