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EVENT REQUESTS

I have done over 920 events at numerous historical sites, museums, art galleries, festivals, bookstores, libraries, charities and schools in the UK, Ireland, the USA and Canada. If you would like to book me for an event, please email info@alisonweir.org.uk for an information sheet, booking form and list of talks, or approach my publishers (see the Contact page for details).


Many events have been cancelled or postponed due to the coronavirus lockdowns. They will be re-listed here if and when they are rearranged.



These events are confirmed:



2021



Monday, 8th March
6.30pm
Virtual event on Zoom for the British Museum
QUEENS OF THE CRUSADES
To join, please visit https://www.britishmuseum.org/events/members-exclusive/queens-crusades


Wednesday, 10th March (postponed from 3rd March)
7pm
Virtual event via Zoom for the Friends of Westminster Cathedral
KATHERYN HOWARD: THE TAINTED QUEEN
To book, please visit https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/donation-web/charity?charityId=1019491&stop_mobi=yes to make the £5 payment.



Saturday, 10th April *** POSTPONED***
10.30am to 5pm
Southwark Cathedral Library
Whole-day event for Southwark Cathedral:
TUDOR QUEENS: THE HEARTS AND STOMACHS OF KINGS
10.30am Alison Weir: Six Tudor Queens
11.30am Sarah Gristwood: The Tudors in Love
12.30pm Lunch Break
1.30pm Elizabeth Norton: The Temptation of Elizabeth Tudor
2.30pm Anna Whitelock: Elizabeth's Bedfellows
3.30pm Refreshment Break
4.00pm Panel discussion with all speakers starts with audience Q&A
5.00pm End
For tickets, which cost £15.00 for the day (£12.50 concessions)please visit https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/tudor-queens-the-hearts-and-stomachs-of-kings-tickets-77086512835


Wednesday, 14th April
7.30pm
Virtual event via Zoom for the National Archives
KATHERYN HOWARD: THE TAINTED QUEEN
In conversation with a live Q&A.
To register, please visit: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/meet-the-author-alison-weir-katheryn-howard-the-tainted-queen-tickets-140965231803?aff=wowp


Friday, 23rd April
7pm
Virtual event on Zoom for The Lightbox, Woking
KATHERYN HOWARD: THE TAINTED QUEEN
Booking details to come.



Wednesday, 19th May
7pm
Virtual event via Zoom for Valence House Museum, Dagenham
QUEENS OF THE CRUSADES
Registration details to come.


Friday, 21st May
6pm drinks, for 7pm start
The Manor House, Priors Dean, Petersfield
Private event for Priors Dean Church Committee
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS


Saturday, 29th May
3.30pm (tbc)
QUAD, Derby
Event for the Derby Book Festival
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
For tickets, which will be available from 12th April, please visit www.derbybookfestival.co.uk 



Thursday, 3rd June

7.30pm
Winchester Discovery Centre
KATHERYN HOWARD: THE TAINTED QUEEN
Alison Weir in conversation with Rebecca Fletcher
For tickets, please visit
www.hants.gov.uk/shop/home.php?cat=453


Tuesday, 6th July (postponed from 8th May)
6pm
Spiegeltent/Theatre/Queen's Hall (tbc)
Event for the Hexham Book Festival
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
Booking details to come.


Friday, 1st October
2pm
The Ballroom, The Court House, Warwick
Event for Warwick Words
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
For tickets, on sale from July, please visit www.warwickwords.co.uk or call the Box Office on 01926 33 44 18
 


SAVE THE DATE!

These events are under discussion and still to be confirmed, so please do not contact the venues for tickets.


Griffin Books, Penarth (via Zoom, 13th May)


The Bradford Literature Festival (June/July)


Markenfield Hall (via Zoom, 16th July)


Layer Marney Tower (26th August)


The Appledore Book Festival (25th September)


The Guildford Book Festival (14th October)


St Paul's Girls' School, Hammersmith (20th November)