Hay Festival - 26-29 November

Hay Festival Digital Winter Weekend brings writers and readers together 26–29 November 2020 in a free digital wonderland of thoughtful conversation, storytelling, comedy and family fun. 

Now in its 21st year, the festival will be streamed live with a star-studded line-up of speakers and performers including Lee Child, Antony Gormley, Nick Sharratt, Benjamin Zephaniah, David Olusoga, James O’Brien and Skin.

Photo credit: Sam J Peat

All events are free so simply browse the programme and register for any event you wish to see. 


The Secret Garden film guide

This reader's guide will help you to further explore the magic of the new film and unlock your imagination.


Reading at home

Free audio and e-books, online reading groups, podcasts, videos and more.


Book recommendations

Miss browsing at your local library? View our selection of online book websites that recommend books for adults and children.