This year the Telegraph Hay Festival (Hay-on-Wye, Wales) will take place from May 31 – June 10.
One of the highlights is the chance to view some personal memorabilia of Lucinda Dickens Hawksley whose great-great-great-grandfather was Charles Dickens.
For more info about the author and her works: http://www.lucindahawksley.com/
For more info about programmes and tickets:
There’s also a separate event for families and children called Hay Fever that “runs across the ten days of the festival where children have the chance to meet and talk to their favourite writers and take part in workshops to create wonderful memories and develop new skills in imaginative thinking and self expression.”
For more information go to: Hay Fever
The Hay Festival also features films from around the world: Film Festival
and the always popular comedy programme