You can apply now for press accreditation for Hay Festival 2019. To apply, please complete our online form.
For general queries please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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All journalists must pre-register to qualify for press accreditation. Please fill in the accreditation request form. Because of Fire Regulations, no general passes can be given except to the 10 nominated photographers who will not require seats. Complimentary press tickets are provided first to those working to commission. Press allocation is limited to 5% of the total audience.
We accredit a few photographers on signing an understanding agreement, and they are entitled to enter most events for the first and last five minutes only.
Where the interview relates to the writer or performer appearing at the Festival we will do everything we can to facilitate this.
Yes. Provided that the piece is commissioned. We will arrange the best access possible. There will also be daily news briefings for the press at breakfast in the Press Office.
Many events will be available online at hayfestival.com/hayplayer. If you want a feed from a particular event, and the artist or writer agrees, we can arrange that with our tech crew.
Access to the site can be made available for discreet crews. Filming in events is generally not permitted. Foreign television companies may purchase footage of the festival. Please contact email@example.com
Yes, but you have to be invited...