Hay Festival: Jules Hudson on Escape to the Country

TV presenter Jules Hudson talks about the new spin off from the hit rural property series, The Escape to the Country Handbook


Thursday 28th May, 2020 @ 2:30 pm

  • In Conversation
  • Questions & Answers
  • Talk


About the Event

For over a decade, the BBC's hit rural property series 'Escape to the Country' has helped thousands of would-be country dwellers do just that. Now Jules Hudson shares his experience of seeking out captivating country homes in this inspiring and practical guide.

Himself an escapee, Jules answers many of the key questions that have come up during hundreds of house hunts in some of the most beautiful and sought-after parts of the UK, including:

Where to go and what to buy

The highs and lows of taking on a project

Going green and creating an eco home for the future

Living the good life; top tips for smallholdings

Working from home; what does it take to create a successful rural business?

This event is live and there will be a Q&A afterwards.

About the Book

The Escape to the Country Handbook
The Escape to the Country Handbook

Jules Hudson

Publisher:Pavilion Books

Publication date:2 Apr 2020


Inspiration and advice about finding your dream home in the countryside from Jules Hudson, presenter of the BBC's Escape to the Country.