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EVENT REQUESTS

I have done over 970 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).


These events are confirmed:





Sunday, 29th May
8pm
Two Sisters Theatre, Hever Castle
Event for Hever Festival Theatre
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
For tickets, please visit https://heverfestival.co.uk/index.php/alison-weir/ or call
07379 488 477.


Monday, 30th May 
5.30pm
Baillie Gifford Stage, Dairy Meadows, Hay-on-Wye
Event for the Hay Festival
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
For tickets, please visit https://www.hayfestival.com/wales/home



Monday, 6th June
6.30pm
Waterstones, Canterbury
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
For tickets, please visit https://www.waterstones.com/events/alison-weir-elizabeth-of-york-the-last-white-rose/canterbury-rose-lane



Saturday, 18th June
7pm
Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre
KATHERYN HOWARD: THE TAINTED QUEEN
For tickets, please visit https://www.bosworthbattlefield.org.uk/whats-on/



Sunday, 19th June
2.30pm
Piazza, Campus East, University of York
Event for the York Festival of Ideas
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
For tickets, please visit https://yorkfestivalofideas.com/2022/calendar/elizabeth-of-york/


Monday, 20th June
3.45pm
Event for the Chalke Valley History Festival and H.R.H. The Duchess of Cornwall's Reading Room.
REDISCOVERING WOMEN IN HISTORY
ALISON WEIR AND PHILIPPA GREGORY IN CONVERSATION
For tickets, please visit https://cvhf.org.uk/ from 3 May 2022.


Friday, 24th June
2pm
The Vinson Building, University of Buckingham
Event for the Buckingham Literary Festival
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
For tickets, please visit https://www.bucklitfest.org/product/alison-weir-elizabeth-of-york-2-00-3-00pm-friday-24-june-the-vinson/



Sunday, 26th June
5pm
Kennaway House, Sidmouth
Event for the Sidmouth Literary Festival
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
Booking details to come.



Tuesday, 28th June
7.30pm
The Manor Hotel, Crickhowell
Event for Book-ish
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
Booking details to come.


Wednesday, 29th June
6.30pm
Waterstones Liverpool
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
For tickets, please visit https://www.waterstones.com/events/an-evening-with-alison-weir/liverpool


Thursday, 30th June
1pm
The Guildhall, Stockport
Charity event in aid of Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
followed by refreshments, a book signing, then
ALISON WEIR IN CONVERSATION WITH DR MARTIN HEALE
The event will end with a raffle at 4.15pm
For tickets, please visit https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/lungfibrosis
 

Thursday, 30th June
7pm
The Great Hall, Bramall Hall, Stockport
Event for Stockport Museums
SIX TUDOR QUEENS: THE WIVES OF HENRY VIIII
For tickets, please visit https://stockport-museums.arttickets.org.uk/bramall-hall-stockport/2022-06-30-historic-talk-six-tudor-queens-by-alison-weir



Friday, 1st July
7pm
Waterstones Bradford
Event for the Bradford Festival
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
For tickets, please visit https://www.bradfordlitfest.co.uk/event/elizabeth-of-york-alison-weir/


Wednesday, 6th July
7pm
Digby Memorial Hall, Sherborne
Event for the Sherborne Literary Society
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
Booking details to come.


Thursday, 7th July
7pm
Waterstones Taunton
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
Booking details to come.


Monday, 11th July
7.30pm
Chorleywood Memorial Hall
Event for the Chorleywood Bookshop
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
For tickets, please visit https://tickets.matterpay.com/s/chorleywood-bookshop/ZXZlbnQ6MjI4Mw==/an-evening-with-alison-weir


Tuesday, 19th July
7.30pm
Nonsuch Gallery, Service Wing Museum, Nonsuch Mansion, Cheam
Event for the Friends of Nonsuch
HENRY VIII: KING AND COURT
Booking details to come.


Wednesday, 20th July
7.30pm
The Astor Theatre, Deal
Event for Deal Arts Management
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE MYSTERIES THAT MADE THE TUDOR DYNASTY
ALISON WEIR IN CONVERSATION WITH SARAH GRISTWOOD
Booking details to come.


Thursday, 21st July
Event for The Bookshop, East Grinstead
7pm: Drinks reception at The Bookshop
7.30pm: Presentation at Sackville College, East Grinstead
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
Booking details to come.


Thursday, 18th August
6.30pm
Southwark Cathedral Library
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
For tickets, please visit https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/elizabeth-of-york-the-last-white-rose-a-talk-by-alison-weir-tickets-344708250657


Thursday, 15th September
Event for The Bookshop, East Grinstead
7pm: Drinks reception at The Bookshop
7.30pm: Presentation at Sackville College, East Grinstead
KATHERYN HOWARD: THE TAINTED QUEEN
Booking details to come.


Thursday, 22nd September
7pm
Event for the Hastings Literary Festival
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
Booking details to come.



Saturday, 24th September
Southwark Cathedral Library
10am for 10.30am start; ends by 5pm
GLORIANA: PERSPECTIVES ON ELIZABETH I
A day of events:
Alison Weir: Elizabeth the Queen
Sarah Gristwood: Elizabeth and Leicester
Siobhan Clarke and Linda Collins: Gloriana: The Art of Elizabeth I
Tracy Borman: Elizabeth's Women
For tickets, please visit https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/gloriana-perspectives-on-elizabeth-i-tickets-244462141847



Thursday, 29th September
7pm
The Old Court, Windsor
Event for the Windsor Festival
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
For tickets, available from mid-July, please call 01753 743585 or visit www.windsorfestival.com 



Thursday, 20th October
7pm
Shakespeare's Schoolroom and Guildhall, Stratford-upon-Avon
Charity event for The Shakespeare Hospice
ELIZABETH THE QUEEN

For tickets, which cost £12 to include a drink on arrival, and information, please contact Diane at dianeredmile@btinternet.com or on 07896468250.
There will be a raffle.


Saturday, 22nd October
2pm
Venue tbc
Event for Warwick Words History Festival
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
For tickets, please visit www.warwickwords.co.uk


Sunday, 23rd October
6pm
Sudeley Castle
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
Booking details to come.


Monday, 24th October
6pm
The Beacon Arts Centre, Portway, Wantage
Event for the Wantage Literary Festival
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
For tickets, please visit https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/wantage-literary-festival/t-qjvvamv


Thursday, 3rd November
6.30pm
The Guildhall, Guildford
Event for the Guildford Book Festival
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
For tickets, please visit www.guildfordbookfestival.co.uk.


Thursday, 10th November
7pm
The Snape Institute, Bedale, North
Event for the Snape Institute Committee and Snape Local History Group
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
For tickets, please contact Sarah Lowe, Laurel Grove, Snape, Bedale DL8 2SZ, telephone 01677 470444, or email sarahlowe449@gmail.com.



Friday, 11th November
7pm
Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
For tickets, please visit https://www.bosworthbattlefield.org.uk/whats-on/


 
Thursday, 17th November
7.30pm
The Milton Rooms, Malton
Events for Kemp's General Store and Bookshop
ELIZABETH OF YORK: THE LAST WHITE ROSE
For tickets, please visit https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/whats-on/malton/the-milton-rooms/alison-weir-elizabeth-of-york-the-last-white-rose/e-jrdmzy


Event for The Bookshop, East Grinstead
7pm: Drinks reception at The Bookshop
7.30pm: Presentation at Sackville College, East Grinstead
KATHARINE PARR: THE SIXTH WIFE
Booking details to come.


Thursday, 15th December

7.30pm
Joint presentation with Siobhan Clarke, via Zoom, for Peterborough Cathedral
A TUDOR CHRISTMAS
Booking details to come.
 

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



Ways With Words, Dartington (14th July)


The Chelsea History Festival (September)


The Burford Literary Fesrival (25th September)


Raworth's Harrogate Literature Festival (21st October)



Ightham Mote (November/December)



The Amnesty Bookshop, Norwich


The Phyllis Court Book Group, Henley on Thames (January or February 2023)


Southwark Cathedral (March 2023)


Ewelme Church


Maldon Moot Hall