Win prizes at Royal Blind's Afternoon Tea with Scotland’s Crime Writers

Posted: 06/09/2017 |

Pamper packages, bakery bundles and the unique chance to have a character named after you in a book. These are just some of the prizes that guests can get their hands on at Royal Blind’s upcoming fundraising event.

afternoon tea flyerThe Afternoon Tea with Scotland’s Crime Writers event will take place on Sunday 1 October at five-star venue, Prestonfield House, in Edinburgh.

Authors Christopher Brookmyre and Alex Gray will consider the process of creating a character for fiction in a panel discussion chaired by journalist turned bestselling crime writer Craig Robertson.

Guests will then be treated to a scrumptious afternoon tea with a glass of fizz.

Brookmyre and Gray are both offering guests a chance to have a character named after them in a future novel as prizes for the luxury auction.

Other prizes include a cake decorating masterclass from 3D Cakes and a pamper package including massage, salon treatment and chocolate hamper.  

Guests can also enter the raffle to be in with a chance of winning prizes including family passes to Scottish visitor attractions, Nak’d Bar gift box and Pukka Tea gift sets.

Natalie Reid, Royal Blind’s Fundraiser and Supporter Development Officer, said: “We are very excited about this event which should be a unique experience and a real treat for crime fiction fans.

“We are holding the Afternoon Tea to raise money for our vital services which support blind and partially sighted adults across Scotland.”

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