Food & Drink

Tuesday, June 26, 12-3.30pm.

THE OLDIE LITERARY LUNCH, THE OLDIE MAGAZINE, VICARS’ HALL, CHICHESTER CATHEDRAL, THE ROYAL CHANTRY, CATHEDRAL CLOISTERS, CHICHESTER, PO19 1PX.

The Oldie Literary Lunches have become a venerable institution on the London literary. Held monthly at Simpson’s-in-the-Strand, we also partner with regional literary festivals. This will be our first visit to the Festival of Chichester. A three-course lunch will be followed by three guest speakers who will each speak for ten minutes. Speakers at the lunch are Anna Pasternak on Lara: The Untold Love Story and the Inspiration for Doctor Zhivago, Stanley Johnson on Kompromat and Christopher Somerville on The January Man: A Year of Walking Britain. Tickets £62.