Has anyone visited The Hay Literary and Arts Festival? Biggest in world apparently and set in Hay-on-Wye with backdrop of Brecon Beacons. Runs from 23 May to 2 June this year. Began in 1987 & hailed by Bill Clinton as ” The Woodstock of the Mind.” Attracts huge talent – writers, film-makers, historians, scientists, politicians. This year saw Sandi Toksvig, John Simpson, Germaine Greer, Michael Gove, Julia Donaldson, Paul Boeteng, Mary Norris, Stephen Fry amongst countless others.
Bookshop, places to eat, crafts and parking. Phone box office on 01497 822629
The Hay Literary and Arts Festival