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  • We're Going on a Bear Hunt - Michael Rosen
  • Event name:We're Going on a Bear Hunt
  • About this event: Michael Rosen's classic "We're Going on a Bear Hunt" is 20 years old this year. To celebrate the Bear himself will be appearing at various Borders stores around the UK! Keep your eyes peeled and get involved in your very own Bear Hunt!
  • Date/Time:20/10/2009
  • Location: Borders Glasgow
  • Ticketed: No


  • We're Going on a Bear Hunt - Michael Rosen
  • Event name:Ten Years of the Children’s Laureate
  • About this event: Anne Fine, Michael Morpurgo, Michael Rosen and Jacqueline Wilson celebrate the tenth anniversary of the inauguration of the Children’s Laureate. These illustrious writers gather together to reflect on the fun and challenges of being Laureate and discuss the current trend of dramatic adaptations of children’s novels. Chaired by John Mullan. This Platform is followed by a booksigning
  • Date/Time:27/04/2009
  • Location: The National Theatre, London
  • Ticketed: Yes
  • Ticketing details: Tickets £3.50 (£2.50 concessions) Available on their website; www.nationaltheatre.org.uk or over the phone on +44 (0) 20 7 452 3000