Chris Stewart talks to Rosie Boycott

Last Days of the Bus Club

Hay Festival 2014, Saturday 31 May 2014, 10am - Elmley Foundation Stage

Chris Stewart talks to Rosie Boycott

It’s two decades since the author of Driving Over Lemons moved to his farm on the wrong side of a river in the mountains of southern Spain. In this latest, typically hilarious dispatch from El Valero we find Chris, now a local literary celebrity, using his fame to help his old sheep-shearing partner find work on a raucous road trip; cooking a TV lunch for visiting British chef, Rick Stein; discovering the pitfalls of Spanish public speaking; and, most movingly, visiting famine-stricken Niger for Oxfam.

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