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EIBF 2019: 90 minutes of football and flavour

  • The Spiegeltent Edinburgh International Book Festival Charlotte Square Gardens Edinburgh EH2 4DR (map)

Part of the Edinburgh International Book Festival 2019. For the full programme, please visit

Highs and lows, hysteria and heartbreak: footballs’ a funny old game. Match of the Day producer Paul Armstrong reports on 3 years of the iconic show in Why Are we Always on Last? while Daniel Gray shares his latest pocket-sized poetic celebration of the beautiful game, Black Boots & Football Pinks. Join them plus food and drink expert Nikki Welch: she offers a tasting tour of some of the most interesting craft beers and micro-brews around.

Over 18s only.

Tickets are £15/£12 concession, and are available from the EIBF event page here.