Historical writer shares his secrets at Wrest Park workshop

AN AWARD-WINNING documenary maker and historical writer will be sharing the secrets to his success at Wrest Park on Tuesday (January 17).

Author Stewart Binns will be talking about everything from inspiration for storylines to how to get published.

Stewart Binns spent most of his professional career as a documentary film maker, but English history has always been his passion and in 2012, his first novel, ‘Conquest’, set around the events of 1066, was published successfully. The sequel, ‘Crusade’, will be released in April 2012

Workshop attendees will receive a free copy of Stewart’s debut novel which he will sign in person on the day.

Tickets ar £60 per person (£50 for English Heritage members) and include coffee on arrival, a light lunch and afternoon tea in the magnificent setting of Wrest Park.

Spaces are limited to pre-booking is essential.

The workshop will run from 11am-2pm. For more information or to make a booking call English Heritage Customer Services on 0870 333 1181.

Wrest Park, Bedfordshire, MK45 4HR. By road: ¾ mile east of Silsoe off the A6, 10 miles south of Bedford. Train: Flitwick (4 miles) Tel: 01525 860000 Web: www.english-heritage.org.uk/wrestpark