18 September 2021

Day Events – Torre Abbey Museum and Torquay

Evening Event – Venue to be revealed

  • The final day begins with Dr Julius Green, author of Agatha Christie: A Life in Theatre, on ‘Poirot on stage’.
  • Later in the day, things take a sporting turn with Murder: Of Course!, which takes place at Abbey Park Pitch ‘n’ Putt Golf Course and later, a wild sea-swimming event between Beacon Cove and Meadfoot Beach in Torquay, where Agatha Christie swam regularly.
  • And in the closing event of the Festival, Dr Mark Aldridge, will be in conversation with Guy Slater, producer of the BBC television series, Agatha Christie’s Miss Marple. Guy will also introduce a special showing of A Pocket Full of Rye starring the late Joan Hickson OBE.