Brighton Festival launch

The Brighton Festival is being launched with former Children's Laureate, poet, writer and broadcaster Michael Rosen as guest director.

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Brighton Festival programme to be revealed

Guest director, Michael Rosen, will be in conversation with journalist Polly Toynbee about his role in this year's event.

It's also expected that the entire programme of events will be revealed in advance for the first time.

Full details can be found on the festival website later.

Former Children's Laureate Michael Rosen is this year's guest director Credit: Yui Mok/PA Archive/Press Association Images

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