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I have done over 850 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).


EVENTS 2019

These events are confirmed:




Sunday, 30th June
3pm
The Elizabeth Suite, The Orwell Hotel, Felixstowe
Event for the Felixstowe Book Festival
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, please visit www.felixstowebookfestival.co.uk (you will be redirected to the New Wolsey Theatre website, their ticket agent). Tickets can also be purchased in person at Stillwater Books, Felixstowe.


Thursday, 4th July
7pm
Waterstones Bradford
Event for the Bradford Literature Festival
ANNE OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, please visit www.bradfordlitfest.co.uk


Wednesday, 10th July
5pm
The Great Hall, Dartington Estate, Devon
Event for the Ways With Words Festival of Words and Ideas
ANNE OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, on sale from 3rd June, please visit: https://www.wayswithwords.co.uk/festivals/ways-with-words-festival-of-words-and-ideas-at-dartington-hall-24


Thursday, 11th July
8pm
Topping and Company Booksellers of Bath
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, please visit


Saturday, 13th July
3.15pm
Newark Town Hall
Event for the Newark Book Festival
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, please call the Festival Box Office on 01636 655755 or at www.palacenewark.com


Monday, 12th August
11.45am
Main Theatre, Charlotte Square, Edinburgh
Event for the Edinburgh International Book Festival
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, please email boxoffice@edbookfest.co.uk or call 0345 373 5888


Tuesday, 13th August
7.30pm for 8pm
Topping and Company, Booksellers, St Andrews
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, please visit www.toppingbooks.co.uk/events/st-andrews/


Monday, 19th August
8.30pm
Hever Festival Theatre (in the grounds of Hever Castle)
SIX TUDOR QUEENS
For tickets, please visit www.heverfestival.co.uk


Saturday, 21st September
5.30pm
Budleigh Salterton Public Hall
Event for the Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
Booking details to come.


Sunday, 22nd September
11am
St Mary's Church Hall, Churchfields, Appledore, Devon
Event for the Appledore Book Festival
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, available from 19th July, please visit www.appledorebookfestival.co.uk/alisonweir


Tuesday, 1st October
2pm
Henley Town Hall (tbc)
Event for the Henley Literary Festival
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
Booking details to come in July.


Wednesday, 2nd October
2pm
Lord Leycester Hospital, Warwick
Event for the Warwick Words History Festival
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, please visit www.warwickwords.co.uk


Thursday, 3rd October
7.30pm
The Clarence Hall, Crickhowell
Event for the Crickhowell Literary Festival
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
Booking details to come at the end of June.


Tuesday, 15th October
7pm
Guildhall, High Street, Guildford
Event for the Guildford Book Festival
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS

For tickets, on sale from July, please call 01483 444334 or visit ww.guildfordbookfestival.co.uk


Saturday, 19th October
12.30pm
The Town Hall, Thame, or the Barns Centre or the Players Theatre (to be confirmed)
Event for the Thame Arts and Literature Festival
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
Booking details to come; tickets on sale from 1st August.


Sunday, 20th October
4.15pm
The Cedars Hall, Wells Cathedral School
Event for the Wells Festival of Literature
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
Booking details to come.


Sunday, 27th October
5.10pm
Chester Town Hall
Event for BBC History Magazine's Weekend
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, please visit https://www.historyextra.com/events/?utm_source=Adestra&utm_medium=Email&utm_content=HIST&utm_campaign=BBC%20History%20Weekend%20Launch%20NONSUBS%20Only%20200519_177095_BBC%20History_Events


Monday, 28th October
7.30pm
The Great Barn, Ruislip
Event for Hillingdon Libraries
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, please visit www.hillingdontheatres.uk or call 01895 250615.


Friday, 1st November
2pm
Theatre Royal, Bath
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, please call 01225 448844 or visit www.theatreroyal.org.uk


Saturday, 2nd November
6.20pm
Winchester Guildhall
Event for BBC History Magazine's Weekend
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, please visit https://www.historyextra.com/events/?utm_source=Adestra&utm_medium=Email&utm_content=HIST&utm_campaign=BBC%20History%20Weekend%20Launch%20NONSUBS%20Only%20200519_177095_BBC%20History_Events


Tuesday, 5th November
7.30pm
Old Town Hall, Richmond
Event for the Richmond Literature Festival
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, on sale from 1st October, please visit www.richmondliterature.com.


Friday, 8th November
3.30pm
The Mint Methodist Church, Exeter
Joint event with Sarah Gristwood for the Exeter Literary Festival
THE WHORE AND THE VIRGIN: ANNE BOLEYN AND ELIZABETH I
Booking details to come.


Sunday, 17th November
10.30am
Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham
Joint event with Siobhan Clarke for the Strawberry Hill House Christmas Festival
The Festival runs from 10am to 4pm
A TUDOR CHRISTMAS
Booking details to come.


Wednesday, 20th November
7.30pm
Dauntsey's School, West Lavington, Wiltshire
Joint event with Siobhan Clarke
A TUDOR CHRISTMAS
Booking details to come in December.


Thursday, 28th November **SOLD OUT**
7.30pm
Honeywood Museum, Carshalton
Festive event for the Friends of Honeywood
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS


Saturday, 7th December
Noon
The National Archives, Kew
Joint event with Siobhan Clarke
A TUDOR CHRISTMAS
Booking details to come.

2020


Monday, 24th February
2.30pm
Hall Place, Bexley
Event for the Bookbuzz 2020 Literary Festival
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
Booking details to come.



SAVE THE DATE!

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



The Gloucester History Festival (17th September)

2020


The Tower of London (11th or 18th February


Westminster Cathedral (May tbc)