What’s On: Henley Literary Festival line-up

The Henley Literary Festival will be returning for its ninth year with more than 170 talks, Q&As, performances and workshops. From events on cookery and current affairs to show business and sport, to guest speakers including Ranulph Fiennes and bestsellers like Deborah Moggach - there's something for everyone.   Read the full article here 22 July 2015, Get ... read more

Daily Mail Festival Preview

The Henley Literary Festival has become one of the most exciting literary events in the country and this year’s line-up boasts some of the biggest names from film, TV, politics, religion and, of course, fiction. Speakers at the festival, which runs from September 28 to October 4 and is sponsored by the Daily Mail, include Brian Blessed, Princess Michael of Kent, Sue Perkins, Melvyn Bragg and Rachel Johnson, as well as bestselling novelists ... read more

Literary Festival tickets now on general sale

Latest additions to the line-up include Max Mosley in conversation with Anne Robinson, Prue Leith, a look back at the coalition with Norman Baker, Ann Treneman and Polly Toynbee, Ralph Steadman, a special Downton event at Fawley Court. Also on the bill is David Nobbs, Emma Kennedy and Robin Esser in conversation with Michael Parkinson. They join previously confirmed speakers including Brian Blessed, John Sentamu, Sue Perkins, Ella Woodward ... read more

Announcing our biggest ever Children’s Literary Festival

With 50 performances and workshops for children aged two and up we are pleased to announce the support of Henley-based solicitor The Head Partnership for this autumn’s Henley Children’s Literary Festival (28th September - 4th October). The exciting line-up includes Charlie and Lola creator Lauren Child, Hugless Douglas author-illustrator David Melling and former Children’s Laureate Michael Morpurgo, in a special event entitled War Horse ... read more

Latest Speaker Editions – Brian Blessed, Virginia McKenna and Glynis Barber

With tickets on sale to Henley Literary Festival Friends on Monday and on general sale July 21, we're delighted to reveal the latest speaker additions Actors Brian Blessed, Virginia McKenna and Glynis Barber will all be at this year's Henley Literary Festival (September 28 to October 4). Not Going Out star Katy Wix returns, alongside Edinburgh Award-winning comedian Tim Key. Friends of the Festival priority booking begins online at 2pm on ... read more