Record Start for Henley Literary Festival Schools Events

Michael Morpurgo, Cressida Cowell, Christopher Lloyd and Marcia Williams feature in strongest schools line-up yet at the September 28-October 4 festival Two-thirds of the tickets for schools events at this year’s Henley Literary Festival sold out in just 24 hours, a new record reflecting the biggest and best line-up yet, including Michael Morpurgo, Cressida Cowell and Marcia Williams.   Read the full article here 30th April ... read more

Archbishop of York Joined by DJ, and Celebrity Chef at Henley Literary Festival 2015

The Archbishop of York Dr. John Sentamu will speak at this year’s Henley Literary Festival in association with Baillie Gifford, which takes place at venues across the town from September 28 to October 4. The Archbishop – who famously cut up his clerical collar in protest against Robert Mugabe – was back in the headlines this month for using his Easter address to urge religious leaders to get involved in political debate. In Still ... read more

Deliciously Ella and EastEnders’ Pat Butcher to talk at Henley Literary Festival

Food blogger Ella Woodward will be appearing at Henley Literary Festival running at four venues from September 28 to October Food blogger Ella Woodward will be appearing at Henley Literary Festival with Delicously Ella Everyone's favourite soap character and one of the country's most influential food bloggers will talk at Henley Literary Festival, it was announced today.   Read the full article ... read more

Entertainment Icons and Bestsellers Latest Names Announced for Henley Literary Festival

A TV icon, a pop star and a bestselling cookery writer will join leading authors at this year’s Henley Literary Festival in association with Baillie Gifford, which takes place at venues across the town from September 28 to October 4. As Eastenders marks 30 years on our screens, Pam St. Clement – known to millions of viewers as Pat Butcher – will be speaking about her memoir The End of an Earring, covering her stage success with the ... read more

Jane Hawking who inspired Oscar-winning The Theory of Everything to talk at Henley Literary Festival

Jane Hawking who wrote the book which inspired the Oscar-winning film The Theory of Everything has joined this year's Henley Literary Festival line-up. The film – a critical and box office success on both sides of the Atlantic – is based on Jane’s book, Travelling to Infinity, published by Alma Books. Portrayed on screen by the Oscar-nominated Felicity Jones, she will be looking back on her life and career at this year’s Henley ... read more