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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).



Wednesday, 21st February *SOLD OUT*
2.30pm
The Great Hall, Hall Place, Bexley
Event for the Bexley Literary Festival:
ANNE BOLEYN: A KING'S OBSESSION
For tickets, please visit https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/anne-boleyn-a-kings-obsession-a-talk-by-historian-alison-weir-tickets-39440670106


Thursday, 22nd February
7pm
National Portrait Gallery, London
QUEENS OF THE CONQUEST
For tickets, please visit https://www.npg.org.uk/whatson/late-shift-1/lecture-22022018


Friday, 2nd March
1.45pm
The George Hotel, Lichfield
Event for the Lichfield Literature Festival
QUEENS OF THE CONQUEST
For tickets, please visit www.lichfieldfestival.org or call 01543 300191


Friday, 9th March
6.30pm
The Wallace Collection, London
QUEENS OF THE CONQUEST
For tickets, which will be on sale from mid-December, please call 0207 563 9527


Saturday, 10th March
6.30pm
Oadby Library
IN CONVERSATION: ALISON WEIR AND KATE WILLIAMS
Alison Weir and Kate Williams in conversation
In Celebration of International Women’s Day 2018
For tickets, please call 0116 305 8763 or email mark.newman@leics.gov.uk


Friday, 16th March
6.30pm
The Sainsbury Wing Theatre, The National Gallery, London
QUEENS: ART AND IMAGE
Booking details to come.


Saturday, 17th March
5pm
The Seminary, Vercelli, Italy
Private event for Associazione Culturale Chesterton
SIX TUDOR QUEENS


Tuesday, 27th March
7pm
The Bookshop, Tudor House, and Sackville College, East Grinstead
ANNE BOLEYN: A KING'S OBSESSION
For tickets, please apply instore, or call 01342 322669, or email sarah.bookshop@outlook.com


Sunday, 29th April
7pm
The Lightbox, Woking
Event for the Lightbox Literary Festival
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
Booking details to come.


Wednesday, 2nd May
7pm
Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
For tickets, please visit www.bosworthbattlefield.org.uk or call 01455 290429


Thursday, 3rd May - Publication Day
7.30pm
The Chorleywood Bookshop
Launch event:
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
For tickets, please visit https://checkout.matterpay.com/s/chorleywood-bookshop/ZXZlbnQ6MjU1


Tuesday, 8th May
7.15pm
Stevenage Central Library
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
Booking details to come.


Wednesday, 9th May
7pm
The King's School, Chester, for Silverwood Events
SIX TUDOR QUEENS
Booking details to come.


Thursday, 10th May
6pm
Explore York Library
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
Booking details to come.


Friday, 11th May
7.30pm
Holy Trinity Church, Windsor (tbc)
Event for the Thames Valley History Festival, of which I am Patron
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
Booking details to come.


Wednesday, 30th May
7pm
The Priory, Monmouth
Event for Rossiter Books:
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
Booking details to come.


Wednesday, 6th June
7pm
QUAD, Derby
Event for the Derby Book Festival
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
For tickets, which will be on sale from 10 April, please visit www.derbybookfestival.co.uk



11th June
7.30pm
David's Bookshop, Letchworth
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
For tickets, please call 01462 684631 or email staff@davids-bookshops.co.uk/ or visit www.davids-bookshop.co.uk
 

Sunday, 1st July

5pm

The Parish Church of St Laurence, Ludlow

Event for the Ludlow Summer Arts Festival

EDWARD V: ENGLAND'S LOST KING

Booking details to come.


Saturday, 7th July
6pm
The Merchant Tailors' Hall, London
Private event for The Butler Society
THE GRANDMOTHER'S TALE


Friday, 10th August
7.30pm
Anne of Cleves' House, Lewes
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
Booking details to come.


Saturday, 25th August
Morning (time tba)
The Westerwood Hotel, Cumbernauld, Glasgow
Event for the Historical Novel Society's Conference
JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN
Tickets for the conference, and details of other speakers, are available at https://hns-events.com/the-conference/whos-who/.


Saturday, 22nd September
2pm

Pennefather Hall, Christ Church, Barnet
RICHARD III: The Man and the Myth
Ticket, which cost £5.00 (£3.00 for Barnet History Society members) and will be on sale from 1st June, will be available at www.barnetmuseum.co.uk or to purchase at the museum. Refreshments will be served after the presentation.


Saturday, 29th September
6.30pm
Queen's Hall, Cranbrook, Kent
Event for the Cranbrook Literature Festival
THE MARRIAGE GAME
Booking details to come.


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


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



Events are being planned for:


A very special event on 23rd April to launch JANE SEYMOUR: THE HAUNTED QUEEN (details to be announced in March)


Heffers, Cambridge


The Hay Festival (30th May)


Linghams Booksellers, Heswall (31st May tbc)


Waterstones, Horsham, Sussex (14th June)


The Edinburgh International Festival (August)


Warwick Words History Festival (1st October tbc)