‘This is my sixth Hay Festival and the first time I’m not here in Wellington boots…’ – Francesca Simon

‘This is my sixth Hay Festival and the first time I’m not here in Wellington boots…’ – Francesca Simon

This is my sixth Hay Festival and the first time I’m not here in Wellington boots and spattered in mud so it’s absolutely glorious, even if I appear to be dressed for the Artic… I loved baking in the Starlight Stage for The Monstrous Child and for the first time having an older audience.