The Cathedral Quarter plays host to the UK Ghost Story Festival this February, running at the popular Museum of Making venue over the weekend of 16th-19th Feb. Featuring an incredible line-up of writing talent, including Michelle Paver, Laura Purcell, Camilla Bruce, Dan Schreiber, Emma Stonex and more, this event promises to be a must-attend for lovers of spooky and supernatural fiction! For more information on the event visit either or

The Cathedral Quarter BID have teamed up with the UK Ghost Story Festival to offer an exciting prize of three pairs of tickets to some of the headline events at the event, serving you the chance to see some fantastic performances and interviews as part of the Festival!

Winners can choose a pair of tickets to the following events:
The Horse of the Invisible and Victorian Gothic (Thursday 16th February, 6:30pm and 8:00pm)
Laura Purcell and Dan Schreiber (Friday 17th February, 6:30pm and 8:00pm)
Camilla Bruce and Michelle Paver (Saturday 18th February, 6:30pm and 8:00pm)

For your chance to win, simply answer the following question…
What is the name of Charles Dickens’ acclaimed festive ghost story?
A) A Christmas Carol
B) A Christmas Barrel
C) A Christmas Battle

Simply send your answer to by Thursday 9th February for your chance to win!

Terms and Conditions:
Entrants will receive an email reply to acknowledge their entry. Only winning entries will receive a further email. Email addresses will not be retained or added to any mailing lists.

Three winning entrants will receive two tickets to the two closing events at The UK Ghost Story Festival on either Thursday 16th February, Friday 17th February or Saturday 18th February. Winners must be available and able to attend at least one of these nights in order the claim the prizes.

Tickets may not be traded for other events over the weekend. No cash or other alternatives offered.

Tickets are non-transferrable. If a winning entrant is not able to attend the event Derby CQ reserves the right to draw another winner in their place.

Competition closes on Thursday 9th October with winners drawn and contacted the following day. Competition is open to UK entrants only.


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