Robbie regularly appears at literary events, where he gives presentations about his work, talks about the craft of writing, and sometimes autographs and personalises books. If you would like to book Robbie for an event, please get in touch with him using the contact page to check his availability.
Thursday 1st October 2020 Robbie will be giving a presentation about his book The Grocer's Boy to Barry Women's Guild at Barry Church Hall in Barry, Angus, DD7 7RU, at a special event which begins at 2pm.
Sunday 26th January 2020 A performance of Robert Murray's acclaimed play The Spirit of Robbie Burns took place on Sunday 26th January 2020 at 7pm at Friockheim and Kinnell Parish Church in Station Road, Friockheim, Angus. The producer was James Hutcheson, and proceeds from the ticket sales were donated to Friockheim Church. This was the sixth annual performance of the play.
Friday 6th December 2019 Robbie took part, along with five other well-known Tayside-based writers, in Local Authors' Day at The Bookhouse in the High Street, Monifieth. This special event took place between 10am and 5pm, and offered a great opportunity to meet local authors from the region and talk to them about their work.
Wednesday 27th November 2019 Robbie talked to Trinity Church Guild in Dundee about his writing at a special event which commenced at 2pm. Please note that this was a members only event and was not open to the general public.
Tuesday 19th November 2019 Robbie discussed his work with Fowlis and Liff Over 50s Club at Fowlis Easter Hall, Dundee, at a meeting which commenced at 10am, and answered questions from the audience. This was a members only event which was not open to the general public.
Sunday 17th November 2019 Robbie met with members of the public and signed copies of his books at Dobbies Garden World in Ethiebeaton Park, Monifieth, Dundee. Many thanks to the management at Dobbies for making this event possible.
Wednesday 6th November 2019 By kind invitation of Friockheim & Kinnell Church Guild, Robbie gave a presentation about his book The Grocer's Boy and took questions from the audience. This was a members only event and was not open to the general public.
Wednesday 23rd October 2019 Robbie addressed a meeting of Monifieth Ladies Club, discussing The Grocer's Boy and answering questions about his work to club members.
Saturday 6th July 2019 Robbie appeared at Carnoustie Gala Day which took place in Carnoustie House Grounds, where he sold and personalised copies of his book The Grocer's Boy for members of the public.
Monday 17th June 2019 Robbie delivered a presentation about his work at an event which took place at Southside Community Centre, 117 Nicholson Street, Edinburgh. This was a members only event which was not open to the general public.
Saturday 4th May 2019 Robbie spoke about The Grocer's Boy and autographed copies of the book at Waterstones Dundee, at 35 Commercial Street, Dundee, at an event starting at 12:30pm. The day was very successful, with Robbie chatting with members of the public and many books signed in-store. Sincere thanks to the staff of Waterstones for so kindly making this event possible.
Thursday 2nd May 2019 Robbie delivered a presentation about his book The Grocer's Boy to Friends of Dundee City Archives, in Glasite Hall, St Andrew's Church, King Street (near the Wellgate Centre), Dundee, at an event which commenced at 1pm .
Wednesday 13th March 2019 Robbie gave a talk about his book The Grocer's Boy to Abertay Historical Society at the University of Dundee, Dalhousie Building, Lecture Theatre 2, Hawkhill, Dundee at a meeting which took place at 6.30pm.