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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



Wednesday, 15th September
4pm
Blackfriars Priory, Gloucester
Event for the Gloucester History Festival
ELEANOR OF AQUITAINE AND THE QUEENS OF THE CRUSADES
For tickets, please telephone 01452 425295 or visit www.gloucesterhistoryfestival.co.uk


Wednesday, 22nd September
7pm
The Old Court, St Leonard's Road, Windsor
Event for the Windsor Festival
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
For tickets, please visit www.windsorfestival.com or call 01753 743585.


Saturday, 25th September
10.30am
St Mary's Church, Appledore
Event for the Appledore Book Festival
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
For tickets, please visit https://thelittleboxoffice.com/appledorebookfestival


Wednesday, 29th September
7.30pm
Chorleywood Memorial Hall
Event for The Chorleywood Bookshop
IN THE SHADOW OF QUEENS: TALES OF THE TUDOR COURT
for tickets, please visit https://chilternbookshops.co.uk/event/in-the-shadow-of-queens-alison-weir/


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


Thursday, 14th October
6.30pm
Guildhall, High Street, Guildford
Event for the Guildford Book Festival
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
For tickets, please visit
www.guildfordbookfestival.co.uk   

  
Friday, 15th October
12.30pm
The Players' Theatre, Thame (with simultaneous live streaming)
Joint event with Sarah Gristwood for the TAL Festival
DANGEROUS LIAISONS: LOVE AND THE TUDORS
For tickets, please visit @talfestival.org  

  
Sunday, 17th October
2pm
The Garden Theatre, Cheltenham
Joint event with Sarah Gristwood for The Times and The Sunday Times Cheltenham Literature Festival
Katharine Parr: A Heroine For Our Times
Tickets go on sale on 3rd September for Cheltenham Festivals Members, and on 10th September for General Booking, but you can add events to your wish list now.
For tickets, please visit https://www.cheltenhamfestivals.com/literature/whats-on/grid


Thursday, 21st October (postponed from 3rd June
)
7.30pm
Winchester Discovery Centre
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
Alison Weir in conversation with Rebecca Fletcher
For tickets, please visit https://www.hants.gov.uk/shop/product.php?productid=54775



Saturday, 30th October
11.30am:
St Mary's Church, Petworth
Event for the Petworth Festival
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
Alison Weir in conversation with Stewart Collins, Artistic Director, The Petworth Festival
For tickets, on sale from 2nd October, please visit www.petworthfestival.org.uk or call 01798 343055


Sunday, 7th November
2.30pm
QUAD, Derby
Event for the Derby Book Festival
Katharine Parr: The Sixth Wife
For tickets, on sale from 20th September, please visit www.derbybookfestival.co.uk/events


Thursday, 11th November
7.30pm
The Milton Rooms, Malton
Event for Kemps General Store and Bookshop in association with The Milton Rooms
IN THE SHADOW OF QUEENS: TALES FROM THE TUDOR COURT
For tickets, please visit https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/whats-on/malton/the-milton-rooms/best-selling-author-alison-weir-in-the-shadow-of-queens/2021-11-11/19:30/t-ljlgao


Saturday, 13th November
7pm
The Collection, Lincoln
Event for Lindum Books
IN THE SHADOW OF QUEENS: TALES FROM THE TUDOR COURT
Booking details to come.


Saturday, 20th November
11am
St Paul's Girls' School, Hammersmith, London
Christmas Event
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
Booking details to come.


2022



Saturday, 21st May (postponed from 21st May 2021)
6pm drinks, for 7pm start
The Manor House, Priors Dean, Petersfield
Private event for Priors Dean Church Committee
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS

 


SAVE THE DATE!

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



Southwark Cathedral (6th November)


Honeywood Museum, Carshalton (25th November)


Ways With Words Festival, Southwold (4th November)


The Theatre Royal, Bath (29th April)


St Mary's Church, Warwick (Spring 2023)