This website refers to the 2016 festival.
For Hinterland Festival 2017, please go to Hinterland Festival, Kells

Sponsors

Sponsors

Hay Festival Kells


PRODUCERS
Lyndy Cooke and Pete Ward

HAY FESTIVAL TEAM
Penny Compton Box Office, Amy Le Bailly Box Office Assistant, Paul Elkington Technical Director, Jesse Ingham Editor, Heather Salisbury Artists Manager, Rebecca Hughes Artists Management Assistant, Bronwyn Lally Assistant

PRESS & PR
Becky Shaw UK, Christine Monk & Dairne O’Sullivan Ireland

OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPHER
Barry Cronin

HAY FESTIVAL DIRECTORS
Terry Burns Vice Chair, Lyndy Cooke, Geraint Davies, Peter Florence, Nik Gowing, Guto Harri, Samantha Maskrey, Caroline Michel Chair, Jesse Norman and Francine Stock.

PATRONS & BENEFACTORS
Charles Noell, Dermot Mulvihill, Carmel Naughton, The Breslin Family New York, Seamus Keaveny, Veronica & Patrick Butler

HONORARY PATRONS
John Bruton, Bryan McMahon, Patrick Prendergast

FINANCIAL PARTNERS
Sean P Muldoon & Co. Ltd

LEGAL PARTNERS
Keaveney Walsh & Co.

TOURISM PARTNERS
Kells Tourism Forum, Discover Boyne Valley, Fáilte Ireland, Meath Tourism

BOOKSHOP PARTNERS
Antonia’s Bookstore, Trim; The BOOK MARKet Café, Kells

DIRECTORS OF KELLS LITERARY & CULTURAL FESTIVAL LTD
Geraldine Gaughran Chair, Bill Sweeney CEO, John Fitzgerald, Fintan Hogan, Patricia McDonnell, Jess Olohan

HAY FESTIVAL KELLS COMMITTEE
Myles Dungan Programme Ireland, John V Farrelly Sponsorship, Linda Higgins Social Media, Tiarnán De Hál Irish Language, Antonia Daly Children's Programme, Niamh O'Dea Friends, Geraldine O'Dea Pop-up Shops, Penelope Jenkins, Kate O'Reilly Volunteer Coordinator, Penny McGowan Artist Hospitality, Amelia Reilly Child Welfare

THANKS
Kells Tourism Forum, Kells People’s Resource Centre, Kells Arts Club, Kells Camera Club, An Garda Síochána Ceanannas Mór, Meath Civil Defence, Order of Malta Kells, Kevin Stewart of Meath County Council, The Pakenham Family, Theresa McKenna, John Fairley, Damien Matthews, Flexibus Meath, Deirdre Gilsenan, Martin Quinn of JAM Recording Studios, Mark Smith, Kevin & Seamus Sheridan of Sheridan’s Cheesemongers, Fitzgeralds of Kells, Alice Nugent, Anne-Marie Diffley, Professor Linda Hogan, Trinity College, Susan O’Keeffe, Nerys Williams, Cheryl Dennis, Claudine Duffy, Frances Tallon & the staff of Meath County Council libraries, Bank of Ireland, and all our wonderful volunteers.

PROGRAMME ARTWORK
AineVenables.com