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March 23, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
  • Fiction

Spooked! – Spiritualists, Spies and Scandals

Syd Moore & Cathi Unsworth


Metal at Chalkwell Hall, Chalkwell Avenue
Southend-on-Sea, SS0 8NB
£5 (27yrs and under)

Box Office:

Mercury Theatre
01206 573948

In the picturesque setting of Chalkwell Hall, Moore and Unsworth will discuss the occult and secret service networks in operation during the Second World War, the mysteries that surrounded these clandestine operations, and the links between clairvoyants, magicians, witchcraft and spies.

FESTIVAL 4 – MULTIPLE EVENT OFFER: This year we are offering four events for the price of three on selected talks – Just choose any four events with the ‘Festival 4’ symbol when booking in person, over the phone or online.



Metal at Chalkwell Hall
Chalkwell Avenue
Southend-on-Sea, SS0 8NB
01702 470 700

Accessibility: Please contact the venue direct about wheelchair and disabled access.

Hearing Loop: Essex Book Festival has a mobile Roger Pen hearing loop system, which needs to be booked by individuals in advance at least five days before the event. If you would like to use the Roger Pen email hello@essexbookfestival.org.uk