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EVENT REQUESTS

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 2018

These events are confirmed.




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
For tickets, please visit: https://www.hrp.org.uk/hampton-court-palace/explore/a-tudor-christmas-with-alison-weir-and-siobhan-clarke/#gs.LfKzYSY.


Tuesday, 20th November
4.30pm
The Quarterhouse, Folkestone
Event for the Folkestone Book Festival
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
For tickets, please visit http://www.folkestonebookfest.com/whats-on/alison-weir-jane-seymour-the-haunted-queen


Thursday, 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


Saturday, 24th November
11am
Hever Castle
Siobhan Clarke and I will be signing copies on our book, A TUDOR CHRISTMAS.


Saturday, 1st December
3.30pm
Blackwell's Bookshop, Broad Street, Oxford
Joint event with Siobhan Clarke for Blackwells' Yulefest
A TUDOR CHRISTMAS
For tickets, please visit https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/yule-fest-2018-alison-weir-siobhan-clarke-a-tudor-christmas-tickets-51463000219?aff=ebdssbdestsearch


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


Wednesday, 5th December
6.30pm
Heffers Bookshop, Cambridge
Joint event with Siobhan Clarke
A TUDOR CHRISTMAS
For tickets, please visit https://atudorchristmas.eventbrite.co.uk



Friday, 7th December
5.30pm
Leith Hill Place, Dorking
Joint event with Siobhan Clarke
A TUDOR CHRISTMAS

For tickets, please call 0344 249 1895 or visit https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events/98c39363-dac2-488b-95d6-2d27a00eb4e9/pages/details


2019



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



Monday, 4th March
5.30pm
The Gladstone Library, Whitehall Place, London
Alison Weir will be in conversation with Nicola Cornick, and will then present the awards at the Romantic Novelists' Association Awards Ceremony.
Booking details to come.


Saturday, 9th March
4.45pm
Lichfield Guildhall
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, 10th March
11.45am
The George Hotel, Lichfield
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
For tickets, please visit https://www.canterbury.ac.uk/arts-and-humanities/research-kent-history-and-archaeology/tudors-and-stuarts-weekend-2019/anna-of-kleve-queen-of-secrets.aspx


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.


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, 18th July
7.30pm
The National Archives, Kew
WRITING HISTORICAL FICTION
Booking details to come.


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, 7th December (2019)
Noon
The National Archives, Kew
Joint event with Siobhan Clarke
A TUDOR CHRISTMAS
Booking details to come.



SAVE THE DATE!

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



Waterstones, Piccadilly (6th December)


H For History Roof Top Book Club (19th March)


Hampton Court Palace (launch event, 29th April)


Launch event at Anne of Cleves' House, Lewes (2nd May)


The Stratford Literary Festival (April-May)


Hever Castle (launch event)


The Thames Valley History Festival (13th May)


Dauntsey's School, Wiltshire


Chepstow


Rossiter Books, Monmouth


The Hay Festival


BookaBookshop, Oswestry


The Derby Literature Festival


The Hever Festival Theatre (19th August)