Inspirational Lives Day

Saturday 19th October 2019

Our Guests are:
Friend of Buckfast Abbey Bookshop, Humanitarian Terry Waite, CBE who is returning to Buckfast to discuss his life, which includes his being taken hostage in Beirut for nearly five years.
Benjamin Mee, who bought a rundown zoo on the edge of Dartmoor and turned it around to make it a success. His story was made into a Hollywood film starring Matt Damon and Scarlett Johansson. Benjamin will be discussing his life.
Tracey Elliot-Reep is a photographer, author and adventuress who lives on Dartmoor. She travels alone on horseback to far flung corners of the world
All authors will also be discussing their charity work, which will be a varied mix. The authors’ books will be available to be bought on the day, which will include Book-Signing Sessions.
The day will be from 10am to 5:00pm, with an extra half an hour added for extra book signing time if necessary.
Tickets are £20 each and include teas, coffees and biscuits.
The event will be held in Higher Mill in the grounds of Buckfast Abbey and there is disabled access within the venue. There is also free car parking at the event.