• 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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Murder Mystery Dinner

We’re celebrating the opening day of 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 - … [Read More...]

KristinaStephenson

Brave knight set to ride into town

Shiver me timbers! Sir Charlie Stinky Socks is back! Once upon a time, a message in a bottle said someone needed help – help from a certain bold, brave knight!  Join Kristina Stephenson , the … [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...]

N Arding (2)

Nora goes to War

Actress and historian Nikky Arding will be giving an interactive session exploring the lives of Voluntary Aid Detachment (VAD) Nurses of the Great War. In role as VAD Nora, Nikky will take us on an … [Read More...]