The Corner House
As previously the Corner House Cafe on Church Street in Berwick will act as a Festival Hub. People attending can rub shoulders with other Festival-goers while enjoying excellent food and locally roasted coffee. They can also perhaps chat with a writer or with the Festival Bloggers by the open fire. During the Festival tickets can be presented to receive 50 pence off a hot drink.
The Brown Bear
New for 2017: the Brown Bear , a historic Berwick pub on Hide Hill which is now community-run, will offer 5% off food and drinks on production of a Festival ticket .
St Paul’s Church
New for 2017: On the Friday and Saturday at St Paul’s, the Festival venue in Spittal , refreshments (tea, coffee, sandwiches etc) will be available in the Vestibule of the Church before, between and after sessions.