The Organisers of Left Coast Crime 2006 Present:

Crimefest 2010 Site
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Blackwell The Times 20-23 May 2010
Bristol, UK

Featured Guest Authors:
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Gala Dinner Toastmaster:
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  Gyles Brandreth  

Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel, United Kingdom

Other highlighted authors include M.C. Beaton and Ariana Franklin. For the full list of attending authors go to PARTICIPANTS.

First organised in June 2008, CRIMEFEST has become one of the most popular dates in the crime fiction calendar. The annual convention draws top crime novelists, readers, editors, publishers and reviewers from around the world and gives delegates the opportunity to celebrate the genre in an informal atmosphere.

2010 Highlights include:
bulletGala Dinner on Saturday, 22nd of May
bulletInterviews with the featured Guest Authors and Toastmaster
bulletAudible Sounds of Crime Awards
bulletLast Laugh Award
In addition, there will be author panels, crime writing workshops, etc.

The Full CRIMEFEST Pass is £135. This pass includes attendance to all panels, a CRIMEFEST delegate bag with books and a programme.

Friday and Saturday Passes are £65. This includes attendance to the daytime panels, a CRIMEFEST delegate bag with books and a programme.

Tickets to the Featured Guest Author and Toastmaster interviews are £12.50 each.

Tickets to the Saturday Gala or Sunday Buffet Dinners are sold separately.

(For an approximate currency conversion, please visit

We look forward to seeing you at CRIMEFEST 2010.

Myles Allfrey and Adrian Muller,
Organisers of CRIMEFEST.


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