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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, 23rd August (postponed from 30th July)
2pm
The Theatre Royal, Bath
KATHERYN HOWARD: THE TAINTED QUEEN
For tickets, please call the Box office on 01225 446561 or visit visit www.theatreroyal.org.uk


Saturday, 14th August
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 Siobhan Clarke: Dress, Dazzle Display' (Tudor court dress, Elizabeth I and her portraits)
3.30pm Refreshment Break
4.00pm Panel discussion with all speakers starts with audience Q&A
5.00pm End
For tickets, please visit https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/tudor-queens-the-hearts-and-stomachs-of-kings-a-day-of-talks-tickets-146496293357


Thursday, 19th August
7pm
Oadby Library
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
Booking details to come.


Thursday, 26th August
7pm
Layer Marney Tower, Essex
Event for the Essex Book Festival
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
For tickets, please visit https://essexbookfestival.org.uk/event/katharine-parr-the-sixth-wife/


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
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


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, on sale from 1st July, please visit @talfestival.org  


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



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
Booking details to come.


Saturday, 20th November
Time tbc.
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.



The Cheltenham Literary Festival (17th October)


Lindum Books, Lincoln (13th November)


Honeywood Museum, Carshalton (25th November)


St Mary's Church, Warwick (Spring 2023)