Tagged: Hay Festival

Pupils Visit Hay Festival

A group of pupils from Year 8 and 9 visited the Hay Festival last month. The Hay Festival is an annual festival of literature. Speakers from around the world are invited to talk at Hay on a variety of topics and famous authors, politicians and celebrities regularly attend. This year,...


BVS Sixth Former Selected for Hay Festival Beacons Project

A Sixth Form student at Bishop Vaughan School has been selected to participate in a prestigious writing residential programme. Maria, a Year 12 student, is one of only 20 young people to be selected for the Beacons Project, a creative writing residential run by the Hay Festival. The Hay Festival...


BVS Pupils Take Part in Hay Scribblers Festival

A group of pupils from Years 9 and 10 participated in the Hay Scribblers Tour last week. The Scribblers Tour is run by the Hay Festival of Literature and gave pupils the opportunity to meet authors and take part in creative writing workshops. BVS pupils met authors Gemma Cairney and...