Advertisement

Borders Book Festival line up announced

The full programme for this year's Borders Book Festival has been announced.

Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown and comedian Jennifer Saunders are set to appear in a line-up described as "stellar" by organisers.

The festival runs from 12 to 15 June 12 and is part of Homecoming Scotland 2014.

This year's festival will feature talks covering topics ranging from history and politics to cookery and fiction.