£30,000 to the winner; £10,000 to each of the runners-up
Judges: Claudia Hammond, Naomi Alderman, Richard Fortey (chair), Sam Gilbert, Shaminder Nahal
Celebrating Melvin Burgess's nomination for the Hans Christian Andersen Award. Panel discussion with Lucy Christopher and Juno Dawson.
Worth £5,000 to the winner
Worth £50,000 to the winner. The judges are Baroness Young, Lila Azam Zanganeh, Sarah Hall, Tom Phillips, and Colin Thubron
Back for a seventh year, and hosted by Neil Pearson
Announcing the winners of the Gold Dagger, Ian Fleming Steel Dagger, John Creasey (New Blood) Dagger, Endeavour Historical Dagger, International Dagger, Gold Dagger for Non-Fiction, Short Story Dagger, Debut Dagger (sponsored by Orion)
Friday 2pm-7pm; Saturday 11am-5pm; £10 entry on Saturday. Free if pre-register on website