Baillie Gifford
Borders Book Festival Online 2020

Every Sunday for twelve weeks from 12 July to 27 September you’ll find us online! Our morning show at 11am will be great for all the family then you can join us at 4pm & 7pm for our adult events.

If you missed any, or would like to watch again, take a look in our Past Events area further down this page to view.


Pamela Butchart

09 August – 11:00am

Pamela Butchart – Adventures with Izzy

Eilidh Muldoon

16 August – 11:00am

Eilidh Muldoon – Snooze: A Helpful Guide for Sleepy Owls

Gary Northfield

23 August – 11:00am

Comic Drawing Fun with Gary Northfield

Kristina Stephenson

30 August – 11:00am

Kristina Stephenson – Sir Charlie Stinky Socks: The Tale of Two Treasures


Rutger Bregman

09 August – 4:00pm

Rutger Bregman – Humankind

Jonathon Porritt

16 August – 4:00pm

Jonathon Porritt – Hope in Hell

Jeremiah Emmanuel

23 August – 4:00pm

Jeremiah Emmanuel – Dreaming in a Nightmare

Camilla Thurlow

30 August – 4:00pm

Camilla Thurlow – Not The Type


Sebastian Barry

09 August – 7:00pm

Sebastian Barry – A Thousand Moons

Richard Holloway

16 August – 7:00pm

Richard Holloway – Stories We Tell Ourselves

Val McDermid

23 August – 7:00pm

Val McDermid – Still Life

Dr Amir Khan

30 August – 7:00pm

Dr Amir Khan – The Doctor Will See You Now

Special Weekday Events

We’re planning some special weekday online events too, keep an eye and ear out for these...

Sara Pascoe

20 August – 8:00pm

Sara Pascoe – Sex Power Money