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In the third and final of his Hay Diaries (if you haven't already, be sure to read hisfirst and second installments), Chris reports on the unthinkable: the sun shining at this year's festival.
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Producer Hannah Khalil was rather grumpy about failing to make it to the Hay festival again this year, but she cheered up when she realised how much of the events she could watch on BBC Arts.
Radio 4's Broadcasting House donned their wellies spent the weekend at the Hay Festival. It rained a little, so much so that Paddy O'Connell's camera got a little steamed up in the marquee. We asked broadcast journalist Simon Maybin to talk us through the weekend.