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Henley Literary Festival 2022

From:

30 September 2023
To:

08 October 2023
Henley-on-Thames Town Centre
Market Place, RG9 2AQ
Henley-on-Thames
RG9 2AQ

30 September to 08 October

Market Place, RG9 2AQ
Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 2AQ


About the Henley Literary Festival 2023

Founded in 2007, the Henley Literary Festival has firmly established itself as one of the UK’s most popular literary festivals, bringing together punters and pundits from far and wide in an annual meeting-of-minds set across its stunning riverside hometown.

Henley Literary Festival is established as one of the UK’s biggest book festivals. Previous speakers have included John Mortimer, Doreen Lawrence, John Major, Julia Donaldson, Richard E. Grant, Candace Bushnell, John Sentamu, Cressida Cowell and Graham Nash.

The Henley Literary Festival 2023 festival will take place from Saturday 30 September to Sunday 08 October at venues across Henley-on-Thames with 130 talks, performances and conversations for adults and children, with the majority available to watch online as well as in-person.

Speakers at Henley Literary Festival 2023 will include Theresa May, Ben Okri, Sophy Henn, Robert Peston, Jacqueline Wilson, Gary Younge, Judy Murray, Timothy West, Shaparak Khorsandi, Sebastian Faulks, Salena Godden, Victoria Hislop, Stephen Mulhern, Emily Gravett and Simon Schama, among many more.

Pop-up events in September and October will feature Rick Stein, Sara Pascoe, Liam Brady, Philippa Gregory, James O’Brien and Phil Tufnell.


Tickets

Visit the events website for the full line up of this year’s main festival, as well as the children’s festival.


Image gallery

Henley Literary Festival Gallery Image 01 - Dame Stephanie Shirley
Henley Literary Festival Gallery Image 02 - David Suchet
Henley Literary Festival Gallery Image 03 - Gerald Scarfe
Henley Literary Festival Gallery Image 04 - Konnie Huq and Friends
Henley Literary Festival Gallery Image 05 - Kristina Stephenson
Henley Literary Festival Gallery Image 06 - Mary Berry
Henley Literary Festival Gallery Image 07 - Shahidha Bari
Henley Literary Festival Gallery Image 08 - Siana Bangura Roy McFarlane
Henley Literary Festival Gallery Image 09 - Sir Alastair Cook
Henley Literary Festival Gallery Image 10 - Sophy Henn
Henley Literary Festival Gallery Image 11 - Theresa May inteviewed by Katherine Grainger
Henley Literary Festival Gallery Image 12 - Tim Rice interviewed by James Runcie

From left to right, top to bottom: Dame Stephanie Shirley, David Suchet, Gerald Scarfe, Konnie Huq and friends, Kristina Stephenson, Dame Mary Berry, Shahidha Bari, Siana Bangura and Roy McFarlane, Sir Alastair Cook, Sophy Henn, Theresa May inteviewed by Katherine Grainger, and Tim Rice interviewed by James Runcie.