See Tony Benn in Leamington

CHAMPION of the left wing and former politician, Tony Benn, is headlining Leamington’s first ever history festival this year - and tickets are now available.

Mr Benn, best known for his support for trade unions and his Old Labour views, will present, along with musician Roy Bailey, The Writing on the Wall: A History of Dussent in Words and Song, at the Spa Centre on Sunday May 27 at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £16 or £15 if booked online. Call 0845 218 3540 or visit