Hay Festival 2018 Early birds

We are pleased to announce the first events for Hay Festival 2018. The full programme will be released in the Spring.

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Event 2

Cressida Cowell

Hiccup Hits Hollywood

Venue: French Institute, 17 Queensberry Place, London
The stupendous writer of How To Train Your Dragon, which just so happens to be the best-received movie of the year thus far, on her star creation Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III, dragons and Dreamworks. This wonderful event will include film clips and is suitable for everyone aged 7 to 107.

Tickets £5 per child – accompanying adults free but must reserve a ticket.
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Event 11

David Shukman

Reporting Live From the End of the World

Venue: French Institute, 17 Queensberry Place, London
The BBC Environment and Science Correspondent's extraordinary broadcasting adventures provide a fascinating eyewitness account of the state of the planet.
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Event 9

Ben Okri

The Famished Road, Revisited

Venue: French Institute, 17 Queensberry Place, London
The novelist discusses his Booker-winning masterpiece, the story of Azaro, the spirit child who chooses to stay in the land of the living.
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