@StewartPurvis Sitting behind Sir Brian Leveson watching a Hay Festival panel debating …Leveson@bellaperry On a train back from Hay festival with Jeremy Paxman and a group of kids singing Disney songs. Even weirder when J-pax gets off at Newport!?@GR_Morgan Toumani and Sidiki are the 71st and 72nd generation kora players in their family. Think about that for a moment.
Back by popular demand we give you our selection of the best tweets from the Hay Festival. Here’s our round up from Saturday.
@kahkc Definitely feel more intelligent after a day of talks at the Hay Festival, especially when faced with drunk rugby folk back in Cardiff!@intlifemag “Did Shakespeare write the works of Shakespeare?” @stephenfry asks himself. “Not just yes, but oh fuck, yes.” http://bit.ly/1m7X3Xh@anitathetweeter Carrie Fisher on Star Wars: “We all look a little melted. I don’t suppose they have a 30-year reunion for Gone With The Wind” #hayfestival@sophiefullerlov The rain has stopped, I have champagne and clean fluffy socks @hayfestival just got even better.@simon_schama eagerly looking forward to appearing @hayfestival tomorrow; the supersmart audiences; my gabfest pals, the welcoming mud, the anointing rain