Become a Friend of the Festival

Membership taken after HBF23 runs until 31st January 2025, benefits include:

  • Special Friends ticket prices for most events, you’ll be able to enjoy the concessionary rate (one discounted ticket per member per event)
  • Invitation to exclusive Festival events during the year.

We are grateful to the support from our Friends, it has enabled the Festival to reach its 17th year and to grow to include many school events, bringing the joy of the written word to the next generation of Festival goers

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