crime and thrillers

Our 2017 crime and thrillers weekend will be held on

Friday, May 5th to Sunday, May 7th.  Details to follow.


We are very pleased to say that the 2016 weekend was a huge success.  It took place over the weekend FRIDAY APRIL 22nd - to SUNDAY APRIL 24th 2016, featuring

Ian Rankin, Val McDermid,

Professor Sue Black,  Professor Niamh Nic Daeid, 

Morag Joss,  Caro Ramsay



Cromarty is a beautiful place to visit and enjoy some time with some of Scotland's favourite crime writers. We offer a full residential weekend package which includes the Murder Mystery Dinner, 2 nights Bed and Breakfast accommodation and lunches at the Old Brewery,  talks  and workshops.




    Check out some of these video's from previous years below:

2014 Crime Weekend Clip 1 from Cromarty Arts Trust on Vimeo.


2014 Crime Weekend Clip 2 from Cromarty Arts Trust on Vimeo.


2014 Crime Weekend Clip 3 from Cromarty Arts Trust on Vimeo.


2014 Crime Weekend Clip 4 from Cromarty Arts Trust on Vimeo.

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