One Week to the Marathon Reading!

From the Nancy Blackett Trust

There’s just a week to go to our Marathon Reading of “We Didn’t Mean to Go to Sea”, starting 9am next Saturday, 21st October.

We have our book, a First Edition, in honour of the book’s 80th anniversary (first published November 1937). We have our readers, including Griff Rhys Jones, Libby Purves and Sophie Neville. We have our venue: Pin Mill Sailing Club, where Ransome was a member. We even have a lectern.

We do, however, need an audience…

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