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EVENT REQUESTS

I have done over 800 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 2018




Saturday, 29th September
6.30pm
Queen's Hall, Cranbrook, Kent
Event for the Cranbrook Literature Festival
THE MARRIAGE GAME
For tickets, please visit http://www.queenshalltheatre.co.uk/event/cranbrook-literature-festival-alison-weir/



Monday, 1st October
4.30pm
The Lord Leycester Hospital, Warwick
Event for the Warwick Words History Festival
A-Level Tudor History debate, with Tracy Borman (details to come)
By invitation to pupils of Warwick Schools only.


Monday, 1st October **SOLD OUT**
7.30pm
The Lord Leycester Hospital, Warwick
Event for the Warwick Words History Festival
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
For tickets, please visit www.warwickwords.co.uk or call the Box Office on: 01926 334418


Saturday, 6th October
11.30am
The Great Hall, Winchester Castle
Event for the BBC History Magazine Weekend
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
For tickets, please visit www.historyweekend.com 


Tuesday, 9th October
5.30pm
Electric Theatre, Guildford
Event for the Guildford Book Festival
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
For tickets, which go on sale around July, please visit www.guildfordbookfestival.co.uk


Saturday, 13th October
3pm
Northwood House, Cowes, Isle of Wight
Event for the Isle of Wight Literary Festival
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
For tickets, please visit http://isleofwightliteraryfestival.com/


Tuesday, 16th October
5pm to 7pm
The Queen's House, Tower of London
Private event with Sarah Gristwood for patrons of Historic Royal Palaces
THE PRINCES IN THE TOWER


Saturday, 20th October
5.20pm
The Yorkshire Museum, York
Event for the BBC History Magazine Weekend
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
For tickets, please visit www.historyweekend.com


Friday, 26th October
2pm
Theatre Royal, Bath
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
There is an option to book lunch at 12.30pm, before the presentation. For tickets, please visit https://www.theatreroyal.org.uk/event/jane-seymour-the-haunted-queen/


Friday, 26th October
8pm
The Manor Hotel, Hendford, Yeovil
Event for Waterstones Yeovil/The Yeovil Literary Festival
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
For tickets, please visit https://www.yeovilliteraryfestival.co.uk/whats-on/all-shows/alison-weir/7563


Tuesday, 30th October
11.30am
The Leconfield Hall, Petworth
Joint event with Kate Williams for the Petworth Festival (Petworth Festival Literary Week)
TUDOR TRAGEDIES: JANE SEYMOUR AND MARY, QUEEN OF SCOTS
For tickets, which go on sale on 5th October, please visit www.petworthfestival.org.uk or call 01798 34457


Thursday, 8th November
7.30pm
Gidea Park Library
Event for the Havering Literary Festival
SIX TUDOR QUEENS
For tickets, please call Gidea Park Library on 01708 434978, or email gideapark.library@havering.gov.uk


Monday, 19th November
6.30pm for 7pm start
The Garden Room, Hampton Court Palace
Joint event with Siobhan Clarke for members of Historic Royal Palaces
A TUDOR CHRISTMAS
Tickets will go on sale in September; booking details to come.


Tuesday, 20th November
4.30pm
The Quarterhouse, Folkestone
Event for the Folkestone Book Festival
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
Booking details to come


22nd November **SOLD OUT**
7.30pm
Honeywood Museum, Carshalton, Surrey
Event for the Friends of Honeywood Museum
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
For tickets, please call Susan Hoskin on 0208 642 4778


Monday, 3rd December
7.3opm
St Anne's Church Hall, Twickenham
Private event for Twickenham Local History Society
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN


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Thursday, 10th January
7pm
The Cathedral Library, Southwark Cathedral
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
For tickets, please visit https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/jane-seymour-the-haunted-queen-a-talk-by-alison-weir-tickets-48688127500


Tuesday, 26th February
2.30pm
The Great Hall, Hall Place, Bexley
Event for the Bexley Literary Festival
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
Booking details to come, in December


Saturday, 9th March
4.45pm
The George Hotel, Lichfield (tbc)
Event for the Lichfield Literature Festival
GHOSTS AND GRUESOME TALES OF THE TOWER
For tickets, which go on sale in November, please visit https://www.lichfieldfestival.org/


Sunday, 190th March
Morning(time tbc)
The George Hotel, Lichfield (tbc)
Event for the Lichfield Literature Festival
WRITING HISTORICAL FICTION
For tickets, which go on sale in November, please visit https://www.lichfieldfestival.org/


Saturday, 13th April
11.30am
Michael Berry Lecture Theatre, Old Sessions House, Canterbury Christ Church University
Event for the Tudors and Stuarts History Weekend, organised by the Centre for Kent History and Heritage, Canterbury Christ Church University
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
Booking details to come.


Sunday, 28th April
7pm
The Lightbox, Woking
Event for the Lightbox Literary Festival
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
Booking details to come.


Friday, 3rd May
8pm
Nick Whitehead Theatre, Glyndwr University, Wrexham
Event for the Wrexham Carnival of Words
ANNE OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
Booking details to come in December or January.


Thursday, 9th May
6pm
Explore York Library
ANNA OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
Booking details to come.


Friday, 10th May
7pm
Drinks reception at the Bookshop, East Grinstead, followed by a presentation at Sackville College, East Grinstead
ANNE OF KLEVE: QUEEN OF SECRETS
For tickets, please apply in store at The Bookshop, call 01342 322 669 or email sarah.bookshop@outlook.com.


Events (still to be confirmed) are being planned for:


Topping's Book Shop, Bath (10th December)


Merton College, Oxford


The Thames Valley History Festival (13th May)


The Felixstowe Book Festival (29th/30ty June)