Silverwood Events

Silverwood Events runs a programme of exciting and unusual events across the North West. Uniquely Silverwood Events marries interesting authors and illustrators with quirky and unusual venues. Attending a Silverwood Event is a truly unique experience.

As well as events we run conferences, programme festivals, organise literary dinners. Supporting all our events we can offer a full book sale service.

An Evening with Buzz Aldrin

Buzz Aldrin will be visiting the impressive Croston Theatre at Westholme School where he will regale and delight audiences with stories of his extraordinary life. This is a rare opportunity to meet one of the biggest legends of modern history.

Tickets cost £20 (plus booking fee) and include a hardback copy of Life Lessons from a Man Who Walked on the Moon. A book signing will take place following the event.

Date: Thursday June 2ndth 2016
Croston Theatre, Westholme School – Meins Road, Blackburn, BB2 6QU

Chris Boardman: In Conversation With

Known as the father of modern British cycling, and for his much-loved co-presenting of ITV’s Tour de France and BBC Olympic coverage, Chris Boardman will be visiting the University of Central Lancashire talking about his long-awaited autobiography Triumphs and Turbulence. In a prelude to the Lancashire Science Festival, join Chris for an eye-opening evening as he shines a light on the whole of British cycling and is in conversation about his remarkable life and achievements with BBC Radio Lancashire’s John Gillmore.

Tickets cost £20 (plus booking fee) and include a hardback copy of Triumphs and Turbulence which will be able to be signed on the evening.

Date: Tuesday June 21stth 2016
Harrington Lecture Theatre – Harrington Building. University of Central Lancashire. Preston, Lancashire PR1 7BG