Winter Festival 2024

Saturday 23 – Sunday 24 November

Priority booking | Thursday 29 August

General sale | Thursday 5 September

Our programming team are busy planning this year’s Winter Weekend and have some great authors already confirmed.

Last year we welcomed Timothy West, Theresa May, Elif Shafak, Afua Hirsch, Rick Stein and Lemn Sissay to name but a few. This year promises to be just as good!

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Become a Friend to access Priority Booking

Don’t miss out on the events that you want to see. Be part of the conversation, many of our speakers sold out last year. By becoming a Friend of the festival you can secure two seats at all of our best selling events.

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Stay at the University Arms this November

Why not make a weekend of it? Stay at the 5-star University Arms hotel during the festival, enjoy a cocktail in the bar or dine at Parker’s Tavern restaurant.

Luxury rooms and suites across four floors, with view over Parker’s Piece, historic Regent Street and the hotel’s inner courtyard.

Benefactors & Patrons receive a 15% discount when booking.