Adam Kay

Adam Kay


Adam Kay is an award-winning comedian and writer for TV and film. He previously worked for many years as a junior doctor. His number one bestselling and multi-award-winning book This is Going to Hurt was published by Picador in 2017.

‘Painfully funny. The pain and the funniness somehow add up to something entirely good, entirely noble and entirely loveable.’ – Stephen Fry

Sunday Times Humour Book of the Year
Winner of the Books Are My Bag Non-Fiction Book of the Year
Winner of Blackwell’s Debut Book of the Year
Winner of iBooks’ Book of the Year

Event 23: Happy Birthday NHS! A reflection on 70 years

Alexander McKenzie Stage

With the 70th birthday of the NHS in early July, the debate over its future will be high on the public agenda. Where next for this cherished institution?  How much more money will it need? And how will it adapt to changing demographics? Join us for this urgent discussion chaired by Health Editor of BBC News […]

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