Win tickets to see Benedict Cumberbatch live at Cheltenham Literary Festival

Get your hands on the hottest tickets in town, and see the Sherlock and Parade’s End star in conversation with Louise Brealey


Sherlock fans won’t want to miss this year’s Cheltenham Literature Festival, as the event’s line-up features none other than Mr Holmes himself, Benedict Cumberbatch, in coversation with his co-star Louise Brealey. 


The pair, who play Sherlock and bashful scientist Molly Hooper respectively in the series, will be chatting about the BBC’s modern-day take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic crime stories as part of the festival on Saturday 6 October at 8:45pm. 

And you could be there to witness the one-of-a-kind encounter thanks to Radio Times! 

We’ve got ten pairs of tickets to give away to the event*, and stand a chance of winning one of them you need only answer this simple question:

Which of these films did Benedict Cumberbatch star in?

a) Casino Royale b) The Bourne Identity c) Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

To submit your answer, fill in the competition form you’ll find on page 145 of the new issue of Radio Times, which also features an exclusive interview with Benedict Cumberbatch. The magazine is on sale now at all good newsagents priced £1.40.

Best of luck, and enjoy the festival!


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