Event
starts at
Baillie Gifford StageOxfam MootLlwyfan Cymru – Wales StageHay Festival Foundation StageStarlight StageBBC TentCubeScribblers HutSt Mary’s ChurchSerious Reading RoomThe Summerhouse
08:00            08:00
412. Morning Iyengar Yoga Session 4
Wye Valley Yoga
       
08:15                   
08:30                   
08:45                   
09:00                     
09:15                     
09:30                     
09:45                     
10:0010:00
166. Natalie Buttriss, Archie Miles, George Peterken and Sandi Toksvig
Woodlands Past and Future Forests
10:00
167. David Laws
Who Killed Kitchener?
10:00
HD26. Jeremy Strong
Armadillo and Hare
10:00
168. Henriette van der Blom
The Art of Political Rhetoric: Antiquity and Today
10:00
HD27. Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet
Barry the Fish with Fingers
  10:00
HD28. Discover Story Building
Bear Hunt
       
10:15         
10:30           
10:45           
11:00                     
11:15                     
11:3011:30
170. BBC – The Novels that Changed the World
11:30
172. Christopher Reynolds
Cambridge Series 6: Unravelling the Mysteries of Black Holes
11:30
HD29. Reimagined Fairytales with Jessie Burton
The Restless Girls
11:30
171. Daisy Dunn
In the Shadow of Vesuvius: A Life of Pliny
11:30
HD30. Ali Sparkes
Nightwalker
11:30
173. BBC Sounds: Classical Fix
Simon Mundie
11:30
HD31. Discover Story Building
Perfectly Norman
11:30
W53. HCA Illustration Workshop 1
Working with Nature
     
11:45     
12:00     
12:15     
12:30                     
12:45                     
13:0013:00
175. Bart van Es talks to Philippe Sands
The Cut Out Girl: A Story of War and Family, Lost and Found
13:00
176. Monisha Rajesh talks to Olivia Squire
Around the World in 80 Trains: A 45,000-Mile Adventure
13:00
174. Germaine Greer
Sappho
13:00
177. Bill Sutherland
Cambridge Series 7: Rethinking Decision-making in a Post-truth World
13:00
HD32. Onjali Q Raúf, Sita Brahmachari and Emma Taylor
Refugees: Realities and representations
13:00
178. Tonight at Hay
BBC Radio Wales
13:00
HD33. Discover Story Building
Bear Hunt
13:00
W55. HCA Illustration Workshop 2
Working with Nature
13:00
179. Louis Schwizgebel (piano)
BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Recitals 2
   
13:15   
13:30     
13:45     
14:00                  14:10
439. S J Parris
The 10-minute readings
 
14:15                   
14:3014:30
HD34. Professor Robert Winston
Ask a Scientist
14:30
181. Mary Norris
Greek to Me
14:30
180. Miranda Seymour and Fiona Sampson
The Biographer’s Table
14:30
182. Linda Grant talks to Claire Armitstead
Fictions: A Stranger City
14:30
HD35. CLiPPA Poetry Award
Shortlist announcement
14:30
183. Beyond Belief: Faith and the Imagination
BBC Radio 4
14:30
HD36. Discover Story Building
Perfectly Norman
14:30
W57. HCA Illustration Workshop 3
Working with Nature
     
14:45     
15:00     
15:15     
15:30                     
15:45                     
16:0016:00
184. John Simpson talks to Oliver Bullough
Moscow, Midnight
16:00
187. Catherine Hanley
Matilda: Empress, Queen, Warrior
16:00
186. Thomas J Bollyky
Plagues and the Paradox of Progress: Why the World Is Getting Healthier in Worrisome Ways
16:00
185. Anthony Shillito and Neil Davies
Cambridge Series 8: A Path Well-trodden
16:00
HD37. Lauren St John and Piers Torday
Kat Wolfe Takes the Case and The Lost Magician
16:00
188. Tonight at Hay
BBC Radio Wales
  16:00
189. The Power of Poetry
Activity-based skills session for educators
     
16:15       
16:30       
16:45       
17:00                  17:10
440. Barbara Erskine
The 10-minute readings
 
17:15                   
17:3017:30
191. Robin Ince talks to Stephanie Merritt
I’m a Joke and So Are You: A Comedian’s Take on What Makes us Human
17:30
190. Alf Dubs, Renate Collins, Josie Naughton and Barbara Winton
80 Years On, It’s Our Turn
17:30
192. Rosie Boycott, Hannah Critchlow, Fiona Fox, Bronwen Maddox and Magdalena Skipper
Nature 150 Platform: Separating Science Fact from Science Fiction
17:30
194. Richard Suggett
Hay Castle and Hay Lordship: Discovering and Dating the Buildings of a Medieval Frontier Society
17:30
193. Jon Anderson, Mary-Ann Constantine and Damian Walford Davies
Wales: A Tapestry of Literature and Landscape
17:30
195. More or Less
BBC Radio 4
         
17:45         
18:00         
18:15         
18:30                     
18:45                     
19:0019:00
196. Roger McGough
JoinedUpWriting
19:00
199. Angela Gallop talks to Oliver Balch
When the Dogs Don’t Bark: A Forensic Scientist’s Search for Truth
19:00
198. Lord Paul Boateng in conversation with Neil Pearson
The Book Aid International Platform
19:00
197. Tracy Chevalier and Deborah Moggach
Fictions: Going Dutch
19:00
200. Dawn Brooker, Richard Cheston, Jeremy Hughes, Keith Oliver and Tracey Williamson
Dementia: The Biggest Health Challenge of the 21st Century - University of Worcester
           
19:15           
19:30           
19:45           
20:00                     
20:15                     
20:3020:30
201. Nish Kumar
It’s In Your Nature To Destroy Yourselves
      20:30
204. Michelle Paver and Damian Walford Davies
Fictions: Wakenhyrst and Docklands
  20:30
202. Paul Martin and Anja Shortland talk to Oliver Bullough
Badlands and Business
      20:30
203. Jean Jenkins
Fashion - An Industry of Gross Exploitation
20:45             
21:0021:00
205. Ezra Furman
Plays Hay
           
21:15           
21:30                   
21:45                   
22:00