Programme for Schools 2022

Programme for Schools 2022


We are thrilled to bring you the Programme for Schools live this year, with in-person events for pupils in Key Stage 2 on Thursday 26 May and Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 on Friday 27 May.

Enjoy two days of fun and inspiration with exciting writers and thought-provoking performances for young people. You can buy books on site from the Festival Bookshop, or online via

If you can’t make it in person, all the events are also available to watch online on the day, and will be free to watch again on Hay Player.

All events are approximately 45 minutes in duration. Closed captioning in English and Welsh will be available for Autumn Term 2022.

Apply now for the Go and See grant for your travel bursary.

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