Mad Blood Stirring

Join Simon Mayo award-winning presenter of BBC Radio 2’s Drivetime and the renowned Radio 2 Book Club. Simon will be in conversation with Fitz from BBC Radio Devon discussing his debut adult novel. Inspired by real events and real characters, Mad Blood Stirring tells the story of the American sailors held captive in Dartmoor Prison in the Second War of American Independence.


A wonderful opportunity to hear from master explorer and storyteller, Michael Palin as he brings to life the world and voyages of HMS Erebus. Michael will chart the ship’s history from its construction in the naval dockyards in Pembroke, the part it played in Ross’ Antarctic expedition of 1839-43, its abandonment during Franklin’s ill-fated Arctic expedition and its final rediscovery on the seabed in Queen Maud Gulf in 2014. He will explore the intertwined careers of the men who shared its journeys in this wonderfully evocative and epic account.

£20 single ticket includes a signed copy of Michael’s book RRP £20.

Alternatively, you can buy a couple’s ticket for £30 and receive one signed copy between two people.

Publisher credit: Cornerstone

Sponsored by: Holiday Cottages


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