Events

Would you like us to participate in an event for your bookshop, library or festival, or talk to your organisation?

Please send us an enquiry by using the form below or email us by clicking here, giving as many details as possible regarding the type of event, the location and date.

Current Events:

2019

Welbeck Abbey’s Royal Links. Talk at Mansfield library (booking advised). We will be revealing the scandals and unconventional marriages in the recent history of the Cavendish-Bentincks of Welbeck Abbey, ancestors of the royal family. Featuring involvement with Romany gypsies to Regency elopements; discover the little-known stories which helped to shape our monarchy. Tickets £3. Tuesday 18th June 2019, 2-3pm.

Monks Kirby Midsummer Fair. On Sunday 23rd June, Joanne will be at the Monks Kirby fair in Warwickshire between 11am and 4pm with signed copies of our books for sale. There’s also lots of other events, and it’s the perfect family day out. Entrance on the day is £5 which includes a raffle ticket, and under 16s are free.

Leicester Georgian Interest group. On Sunday 28th July we’ll be in Leicester giving a talk at the Richard III Visitor Centre as part of the city’s Open Streets project. More details in due course.

Stamford Georgian Festival – Mrs Biggs: A Most Remarkable Georgian Heroine. Fact is often stranger than fiction and nowhere more so than in the incredible life of the Georgian Heroine, Rachel Charlotte Williams Biggs. Afternoon talk, Friday 27th September, 12pm at Stamford Arts Centre. Tickets £6.

2020

Genealogists vs Historians, and how a hobby became a writing career. Talk at the Lincolnshire Family History Society branch meeting (Grantham), Wednesday 15th July 2020

 

Past Events:

The Lady in Blue. Talk at the Newark Town Hall Museum Friends AGM, Wednesday 27th March 2019

Cambridge Living History Fair, St Ives. 2nd and 3rd March, 2019.

Genealogists vs Historians, and how a hobby became a writing career. Talk at the Lincolnshire Family History Society branch meeting (Lincoln), 12th January 2019

Welbeck Abbey’s Royal Links: Afternoon talk at Worksop Library, 14th November 2018, 2-pm.

Georgian Adventures: Normanby Hall Country Park, 10th November 2018

Free evening talk at Bracebridge Heath Community Library, plus a book signing, 17th October 2018, 6.30-8pm.

Meet Joanne at Bracebridge Heath Community Library, 18th August 2018

Meet the authors: North Lincolnshire Museum, Scunthorpe, 14th July 2018

Literary lunch guest speakers, North Wheatley, Nottinghamshire, 19th April 2018

Talk and book signing, Lindum Books, Bailgate, Lincoln, 12th January 2017

 

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