Beat 106 Summer and Autumn

Beat 106 Scotland’s newest radio station has poached its new Head of Music from Radio 1. 25-year-old Richard A @ B d

Wilkinson earned his stripes at Glasgow University’s highly u acclaimed student station, SubCity, before becoming one of

Radio is top producers. Wilkinson will spearhead the music Just SONIC) authars we ’1] be bringing v0“ agenda for Beat 106, c .,

which wt“ broadcast “9W over the Summer and Autumn months.

dance and rock to Central Scotland 24 hours a day.

The station is to be

launched by a group MeIVyn Bragg

including The List and \iVIH Friday 2()th August at lpm

have StUd'OS m bOth Mainstay of the South Bank Show will he instore to readjrom

Glasgow and Edinburgh. 'I’m delighted to be part of this project,’ Wilkinson

and discuss his new novel The Soldier’s Return

says. 'Beat 106 Will Sir Alex Ferguson

prowde an eXCiting x v '

alternawe for the youth Monday ()th Scptcmbci at 5pm

of Central Scotland. lt's Sir Alex Will he instore to sign copies ot'his auto/)iograp/1y 90mg ‘0 be a 'T‘US'C Managing My Life.

station With attitude

something that is missing

north of the border.’ Roddy Doyle at the gft

89‘" 705 5””? Friday l()th September at 6.30pm

broadcasting in the , _ . , _ o . autumn, l/ie bestselling and Booker Prize ii‘inmng author H'Ill be

discussing and reading/rot)! his new II()\'(’l A Star Called Henry.

'I’ickets available from Borders

Michael Crawford

Thursday 16th September at 7pm

A unique opportunin to meet one of Britain 's best l()\'(’(l stars coinciding with the publication o/‘his autohiograp/1y Parcel Arrived Safely.

Brian Keenan and John McCarthy Friday |7th September at 7.00pm Between Extremes brings the two men together in print. travelling to the places they dreamed about during their captivity. Don 't miss this opportunin to hear them discuss their (ali‘entures in freedom.

Tickets available at Borders

Chris Dolan

Thursday 3()th September (‘ome along and celebrate the publication o/(‘hris l)olan 's first II()\‘(’l Ascension Day.

Colin Dexter Wednesday 6th October

To coincide with the publication of the last el‘er Morse II()\‘(’l. The Remorseful Day. (‘olin Dexter will he instore signing copies ((f/IlS eagerl_\‘ awaited hook.



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