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Hay Festival Live Broadcasts to Welsh Schools
18th May 2017update by: Hay Festival
This year, for the very first time, every primary and secondary school in Wales will have free online access to Hay Festival, thanks to a new initiative in partnership with the Welsh Government that will see Schools Programme events broadcast to every school in Wales.

On Thursday 25 May (KS 2) and Friday 26 May (KS 3 and 4), Hay Festival welcomes thousands of pupils on site to enjoy a carefully curated programme of talks and performances, and a chance to meet scientists, explorers, historians and award-winning novelists.

Speakers include: Holly Bourne, Alwyn Hamilton, Melinda Salisbury, Kim Slater, Katherine Webber, Daniel Morden, Teri Terry, Phil Earle, Pete Kalu, Jenny Valentine, Jim Smith, Steve Mould, Maz Evans, Philip Ardagh, Steve Cole, Nicola Davies, Gary Northfield, Ali Sparkes, Guy Bass, John Dougherty, Shane Hegarty, Emma Carroll, plus there will be pop-up activity from the Science Museumís new Robotics exhibition and a special event with the Hay Festival Aarhus 39 writers.

Download full news release in PDF format HERE.

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