Ray Davies at the Stratford Literary Festival 2014

In association with The Week, the Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival promises a week of bookish fun

LAST UPDATED AT 09:01 ON Tue 25 Mar 2014

THE Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival, in association with The Week, kicks off on 26 April for a week of events, creative writing workshops and panel discussions.

Legendary Kinks musician Ray Davies, design guru Emma Bridgewater and comedian and writer Tim Brooke-Taylor are amongst a host of names who will be in attendence.

A Children's Book Day on 4 May will feature plenty of fun and events, including appearances by Nick Sharratt and Axel Scheffler.

Go to www.stratfordliteraryfestival.co.uk for full details.

Headline names include:

• Alan Johnson MP 
• Baroness Shirley Williams
• Chris Beardshaw 
• Kirsty Wark
• Ray Davies
• Tim Brooke-Taylor 

Click here to book tickets, or call the Box Office on 01789 207100 (open 10am to 4pm, Monday to Friday). · 

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