• Kate Adie (appearing at the 2014 festival) Kate Adie (appearing at the 2014 festival)
  • Michael Portillo (2013 festival) Michael Portillo (2013 festival)
  • Wantage Parish Church Wantage Parish Church
  • Nick Hunt (appearing at the 2014 festival) Nick Hunt (appearing at the 2014 festival)
  • John Lloyd  (2013 festival) John Lloyd (2013 festival)
  • Statue of King Alfred in Wantage Statue of King Alfred in Wantage
     

Appearing at the 2014 festival…

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Eliza Graham – The One I Was

For long-standing festival supporters, Eliza Graham’s talk about her latest book The One I Was is not be missed; set in 1939 in our own beautiful Vale of the White Horse, a young German refugee … [Read More...]

S Cooper

15 Men Went to War

As we are all too poignantly aware, war memorials decorate schools, universities, villages and clubhouses throughout the land, but rugby fanatic and freelance journalist Stephen Cooper was intrigued … [Read More...]

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Murder Mystery Dinner

We’re kicking off the 2014 Wantage (not just Betjeman) Literary festival in style! Feast yourself on a magnificent menu of murderous mayhem and a delectable three-course dinner - as we cordially … [Read More...]