Sci-fi writing day is back for third year

Edge-Lit, Derby’s annual science-fiction, fantasy and horror writing day, returns with its third instalment.

With a host of UK talent from across three genres, the day will present a packed programme of panels, readings, workshops and more. The guests of honour have been confirmed as Joe Abercrombie and Charles Stross. Edge-Lit 3 runs on Saturday, July 19, at Derby-based Quad with doors opening at 10am for an 11am start. Tickets are £25 and more information and ticket booking can be found at www.derbyquad.co.uk/special-event/edge-lit-3