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There are events for just about every age and interest at the Book Festival, bringing readers and writers together for inspiration, entertainment and discussion. Around 1000 authors appear in over 800 events, including novelists, poets, scientists, sportsmen, illustrators, comics creators, historians, musicians, biographers, Nobel and Booker prize-winners and many more besides.

Jayne-Anne Gadhia

Smashing the Glass Ceiling

Monday 28 August 10:00am - 11:00am

In The Virgin Banker, CEO of Virgin Money, Jayne-Anne Gadhia, looks back at the events that influenced, shaped and inspired her to become one of the most powerful women in banking. From building a business to beating bullies and racism, she highlights...