The Cambridge Wordfest Winter Festival is back on 23/24/25 November and bigger than ever with a vibrant and varied programme of literary treats.
We have student discounts on all tickets, and extra special student discounts on the following events:
**The Cambridge Phenomenon, 6.30pm Friday 23rd (tinyurl.com/9ey4qz5)**
‘The Cambridge Phenomenon’ describes the incredible explosion of technology, life sciences and service companies that has occurred in the city since 1960. There are now around 1,000 technology and biotechnology companies in the cluster, making Cambridge home to one of the world’s most enterprising networks of people and companies – come along to celebrate this technological phenomenon and to hear some of the key players tell you how it’s done.
Special student discount with this code: WWFCP
**Gavin Esler, 4pm Saturday 24th (tinyurl.com/8cg5uqc)**
Award winning television and radio broadcaster, novelist and journalist, and presenter of Newsnight, Gavin Esler has spent more time than most with the world’s most powerful people. In Lessons from the Top, Esler explains how creating a leadership story can promote success at all levels, whether running for the United States presidency, or applying for a place at university
Special student discount with this code: WWFGE
**Keir Starmer, Director of Public Prosecutions, 1pm Sunday 25th (tinyurl.com/8zr43a7)**
A must-see for law students and current affairs aficionados. In his role as Director of Public Prosecutions, Keir Starmer is faced with some of the most difficult decisions in the country. This month alone, his name has appeared in stories about Jimmy Savile, computer hacker Gary McKinnon’s battle against extradition, the challenge of policing social media, and the inquiry into the Hillsborough disaster. Here’s your chance to put your questions to this leading public figure.
Special student discount with this code: WWFKS
For full listings: www.cambridgewordfest.co.uk
Box Office: www.adcticketing.com; 01223 300085