On the Road to The Biscuit Factory


11:00 - 17:00

We’re heading to The Biscuit Factory this Ouseburn Festival!

Seven Stories Grand Re-Opening


10:00 - 17:00

Be one of the first to enjoy the brand new Seven Stories experience.

The Starlight Goodwill Ambassadors Storytelling Roadshow


14:30 - 15:30

Join in an interactive performance as 26 Taiwanese children bring Taiwanese and Chinese culture, history and local folktales to life through storytelling, body language and simple hand puppets.

Pirate Crunchers and Ghostly Galleons with Jonny Duddle.


13:00 - 14:00

Yo Ho Ho! Meet Jonny Duddle, author of The Pirate Cruncher, The Pirates Next Door and The Jolley-Rogers series and hear him read from his hilarious stories.

Illustration Master Class with Jonny Duddle


09:30 - 16:00

Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to work alongside Jonny Duddle and find out more about how he began his varied illustration career and the steps of his creative process.

How to Draw Animals Workshop with Nick Sharratt


11:00 - 12:30

Have you always wanted to doodle a dog, create a cat or paint a parrot?


*Coming Soon* Painting with Rainbows - A Michael Foreman Exhibition

19/07/2015 - 20/06/2016

10:00 - 17:00

Through the exhibition we will use Michael books to ask readers to consider the consequences of conflict, the fragility of our environment and the importance of friendship, empathy and tolerance through his storytelling and illustrations

*Coming Soon* Rhyme Around the World

19/07/2015 - 20/09/2016

10:00 - 17:00

This lively & colourful exhibition invites families to step straight into their favourite nursery rhymes and discover new ones from around the world.

*Coming Soon* A Bear Called Paddington (A StoryLab Exhibition)

19/07/2015 - 20/10/2015

10:00 - 17:00

Grab your duffle coat and your marmalade sandwiches and discover how Michael Bond brought Paddington Bear to life.