Gemma Cairney at Waterstones Tottenham Court Road

THE BAILEYS PRIZE BOOK BAR: QUEENS OF COMEDY " " " "Celebrate the best of female comedy with an evening paying homage to witty writing. Join some of the UK’s top female comedians and writers, including actor and writer, Katy Brand and comic, author and 2017 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction judge, Sara Pascoe, alongside radio presenter and author Gemma Cairney and writer and broadcaster Natalie Haynes for an evening guaranteed to put a smile on your face. " " " "Following the sell-out success of the 2016 Pop-Up, the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction Book Bar is returning to Waterstones Tottenham Court Road in April for five days of fantastic events to celebrate outstanding writing by women! " " " "Tickets £8, including a Baileys Flat White martini or coffee and Baileys plus nibbles.

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    19-20 Tottenham Court Road London

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  • Event Start Date

    04/04/2017 6:30 PM

  • Event End Date

    04/04/2017 8:00 PM

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About Gemma Cairney

After a brief go at drama school and a stint working in fashion in her early twenties, Gemma Cairney is now a BBC broadcaster, magpie, and life enthusiast who has won awards for making documentaries on subjects such as young people in violent relationships. She presents The Surgery Show on BBC Radio 1 and co-produced and presented internet entertainment show, The Fox Problem. Gemma has presented shows and one offs for BBC Radio 1, 1Xtra, 2, 3, 4, 4 Extra, 6Music and BBC World Service. She is also founder of boutique production company - Boom Shakalaka Productions. She likes to write, explore the planet, trek mountains and DJ garage classics. " " " "Her non-fiction titles for teenagers, Open You Heart: Learn to Love Your Life and Love Yourself and Open Your Mind: Your World and Your Future, are must-have practical guides to navigating the ups and downs of life.