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The Henley Literary Festival

Monday 2nd October – Sunday 8th October 2017
Founded in 2007, the Henley Literary Festival has firmly established itself as one of the UK’s most popular literary festivals, bringing together an audience from far and wide in an annual meeting-of-minds set across its stunning riverside hometown. A week-long literary with 150 talks, Q&As and performances for both adults and children. Guests include Jess Phillips, Vince Cable, Sir Chris Bonnington, Virginia McKenna, Richard Ingrams, Katie Fforde, Samantha Shannon and Imran Mahmood.


The Henley Christmas Festival

Friday 4th December 
With Christmas being the main shopping and family season of the year, Henley will once again opens up its town centre for the ever-popular Christmas Festival on Friday 4th December from 5-9pm.