Next event 2014 - Wednesday March 12th – Guest speaker: Lisa O’Donnell
Lisa O’Donnell won the Orange Screenwriting Prize in 2000 for her screenplay The Wedding Gift, and in the same year was nominated for the Dennis Potter New Screenwriters Award. She took a break from screenwriting when she moved to LA with her two children before returning to live in Rothesay on the Isle of Bute. In 2013 she won the Commonwealth Book Prize for her first novel The Death of Bees. Her second novel Closed Doors was published by William Heinemann in July 2013.