A number of early bird tickets are now available for the festival, you may need to check these out.
NEW TICKETS ON SALE
Music - Earlybird tickets for Noah And The Whale launching their new album Heart of Nowhere, Mali's Afro-pop superstars Amadou & Mariam and the legendary opera composer and pianist Philip Glass go on sale today.Talks - The festival opens with The Hay Library Lecture by Quentin Blake, John McCarthy and Sandi Toksvig explore Palestine and Israel, Rowan Williams and Neil MacGregor discuss imagery and faith, Bangladeshi Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus and Nick Stern analyse micro-finance and sustainability, Mary Robinson and Helena Kennedy discuss human rights and climate justice, actors and writers Dawn French and Rupert Everett tell magical stories.We mark the tenth anniversary of the Iraq War in this year's Joseph Rotblat Lecture given by the IAEA chief and weapons inspector Hans Blix.Further tickets for Carl Bernstein and John le Carré are also released today.T
he festival dates for Hay this year are 23 May–2 June.The full programme will launch over Easter but for regular news and updates keep an eye on our website: hayfestival.org.
People are confirmed for the trip at the moment are
Vineet, Malvinder, Vijay, Rina, Neetha, Julia, Sonia, Nash, Franziska, Neetha, Mira, Malcolm, Ria and Ritu.
RSVPs will close on the 16th, People who havent confirmed have until then to confirm