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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



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


Thursday, 4th November
2.45pm
Southwold Arts Centre
Event for the Ways With Words Festival, Southwold
IN THE SHADOW OF QUEENS: TALES FROM THE TUDOR COURT
Booking details to come.


Saturday, 6th November
10.30am to 4.45pm
Southwark Cathedral Library
The Hearts and Stomachs of Queens: A Day of Talks
Sarah Gristwood
10.30am - Game of Queens: The Women Who Made Sixteenth-Century Europe
Melita Thomas
11.30am – The King's Pearl: Henry VIII and His Daughter Mary
12.30pm - Lunch
Nicola Tallis
1.30pm – Crown of Blood: The Deadly Inheritance of Lady Jane Grey
Alison Weir and Siobhan Clarke
2.30pm – A Tudor Christmas
3.30pm - Break
3.45pm - Panel Discussion with all five speakers with audience Q&A (Dependent on Covid-19 restrictions)
4.45pm - End
For tickets, please visit https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-hearts-and-stomachs-of-queens-a-day-of-talks-tickets-176566153117


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.



Honeywood Museum, Carshalton (25th November)


The Theatre Royal, Bath (29th April)


The Snape Institute


The Boston Book Festival (September 2022)