The Story of the Wye Valley River Festival
Live Online Event
Wednesday 23 September
8 – 9pm
A treasure trove of anecdotes and insights into the story of the festival over the last six years – from its birth through to the present day.
Wye-based actor and comedian Miles Jupp (whose work includes Radio 4’s The News Quiz) talks to Sarah Sawyer, Wye Valley AONB and Phill Haynes and Jon Beedell, Festival Creative Producers, charting the highlights and challenges of an ambitious collaboration that keeps evolving and growing, opening up land and culture to all.
Watch – View live here
A recording will also be available shortly after the event. Captioning for the recording will be available in English.
About Creative Landscapes
Creative Landscapes is a series of free live online events and podcasts to explore and celebrate creative collaboration between artists, producers and land managers both in Wales and across borders, and the mutually beneficial and inspiring work in the outdoors that fruitful collaboration can create.
Taking place as part of the Wye Valley River Festival re-imagined online in 2020 and the National Association of Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty’s ‘Landscapes for Life’ week, Creative Landscapes is curated by Articulture, in collaboration with the Festival team.
Images – Wye Valley River Festival Credit – Paul Blakemore.