Ian Fleming evening at WhitLit in May

Whitstable Literary Festival will this year focus on Ian Fleming and his Kent connections, as well as thrilling contemporary spy stories and tales of real life espionage from Guy Burgess to Bletchley Park.

Ian Fleming

The highlight of WhitLit 2016 will be a special Ian Fleming evening on Friday 13th May with his biographers Andrew Lycett and Matthew Parker as well as Fleming’s step-daughter, Fionn Morgan.

Young Bond author Steve Cole will be entertaining younger readers and guests will be entertained with music from the James Bond films. The event takes place at Whitstable Community College.


Whitstable Community College
Lecture Theatre,
Bellevue Road


Tickets are £13.50 for the three events if booked together or £5.50 for each session. Click here for details.

Ian Fleming evening at WhitLit 2016:

18:30-19:30 Andrew Lycett
Ian Fleming: The Man Behind Bond

19:45-20:45 Matthew Parker
Goldeneye: Where Bond was Born: Ian Fleming’s Jamaica

21:00-22:00 Fionn Morgan in conversation with Andrew Lycett
Ian Fleming, My Step-Father


David Leigh founded The James Bond Dossier in 2002. A fan of 007 since the age of 8, he is also author of The Complete Guide to the Drinks of James Bond. You can order a copy here if you don't own it already.

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