Hay Festival Winter Weekend 2017

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:53:00 +0000

We'll be posting live updates here from the Hay Festival Winter Weekend which runs from Thursday 23 to Sunday 26 November.

Speakers include: writers Robert Macfarlane, Jeanette Winterson, Matt Haig, Horatio Clare, Marie-Elsa Bragg, Nikesh Shukla, Patrick Barkham; Hay Festival International Fellow Jenny Valentine; barrister Helena Kennedy; comedian and actor Matt Lucas; actors Jacob Ifan and Catrin Stewart; broadcaster Jeremy Vine; the country’s favourite gardener Monty Don; illustrator Jackie Morris; poets Gillian Clarke and Owen Sheers; tech CEO Sarah Wood; former RFU director Rob Andrew; GQ editor Dylan Jones; children’s stars Ed Vere, Catherine Barr and James Campbell; chef Anna Jones; and perfomances from Mid Wales Opera, Smerins Anti-Social Club, Siobhan Wilson Trio, Daniel Martyn Lewis, Joanna Macgregor, comedienne Shazia Mirza, and Hay Community Choir.