Line up for literary festival is announced

Althorp House
Althorp House

The editor of the Mail on Sunday and art critic Brian Sewell will be among the guests at this year’s Althorp Literary Festival.

The annual festival, now in its 11th year, will be held at the Northamptonshire stately home from Thursday, June 12, to Saturday, June 14. Althorp has announced that Mail on Sunday editor, Geordie Greig, will appear on Thursday, June 12, to talk about his book Breakfast with Lucian: A Portrait of the Artist.

Art critic, Brian Sewell, will also talk about his book Sleeping With Dogs.

BBC Radio 4’s programme Any Questions will also be broadcast from the festival on Friday, June 13. For information, email literary