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Events Diary 

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Last updated 6th December 2018

January 2018
27th     THE RED RIBBON - Stockton Central Library

February 2018
4th      V FOR VICTORY - Belford and District Hidden History Museum
7th      VOTES FOR WOMEN - Osprey Luncheon Club
8th      V FOR VICTORY- Gateshead Central Library
9th       V FOR VICTORY - The Word, South Shields
11th    V FOR VICTORY - Bagshaw Museum, Batley
15th    GOTHIC FOR GIRLS - Bramall Hall, Stockport
18th    A VERY VICTORIAN LADY - Potteries Museum, Stoke
27th    WHO'S WEARING THE TROUSERS? - Knaresborough Mens Forum

March 2018
5th        A DRESS FOR EVERY DECADE - Alnmouth WI 100th birthday
8th        ALL WRITERS GREAT & SMALL - Wakefield History Centre
9th        VOTES FOR WOMEN! - Linton Memorial Hall, Linton, Wetherby
14th      FROCKS ON PARADE - Richmond Yorkshire Ladies Luncheon Club
15th      FROCKS ON PARADE - Hoby & District Village Hall, Leics.
17th     AGATHA CHRISTIE & ART DECO - The Heritage Centre,
19th    THE RED RIBBON- The Mount School, York
21st      VOTES FOR WOMEN CWU, Elmbank Hotel, York
22nd    ALL WRITERS GREAT & SMALL - Tickhill Library, Doncaster
24th    TEA GOWNS & TEA TIME - Herriot Hospice Home Care
29th    ALL WRITERS GREAT & SMALL - North Shields Customer First

April 2018
12th    BAD GIRLS & BONNETS - South Dalton Ladies Club
13th    DRESSED TO IMPRESS - Middlethorpe Hall, York
14th    VOTES FOR WOMEN  - Penistone WI
18th    DRESSED TO IMPRESS - North Yorkshire Fed WI
19th     GREAT WAR FASHION - East Keswick Flower Club
26th    LADIES OF A CERTAIN AGE - High Dales Group of WIs
27th    BAD GIRLS & BONNETS - Bollington Arts Centre

 May 2018
4th       THE RED RIBBON - Harrogate Ladies College (private event)
10th    ALL WRITERS GREAT AND SMALL - Gateshead Central Library
16th    BAD GIRLS & BONNETS - Weaver Vale WI
18th    BAD GIRLS & BONNETS - The Word, South Sheilds
19th    SUFFRAGETTE STYLE - N.E. Embroiderers Guild
20th    BAD GIRLS & BONNETS - Lichfield Festival
25th    THE RED RIBBON - Hay-on-Wye Festival 
27th    BAD GIRLS & BONNETS - Skipton Town Hall
31st    PINK - THE TRUE STORY - Wallsend Customer First Centre

June 2018
8th      GOTHIC FOR GIRLS - Bronte Parsonage Museum 
11th    PINK - THE TRUE STORY - Darlington Library
14th    VOTES FOR WOMEN! - Market Bosworth Arts Festival
19th    V FOR VICTORY - Middlesbrough Reference Library
21st    VOTES FOR WOMEN! - Gawthorpe Hall, Padiham
23rd    THE RED RIBBON - Norwich Costume & Textile Association

July 2018
1st        FABULOUS FIFTIES - Darlington Head of Steam Museum
6th        VOTES FOR WOMEN - Skipton Town Hall
12th    AGATHA CHRISTIE & ART DECO - Glaisdale WI
18th    WE LOVE LAURA - Middlethorpe Hall
19th    THE RED RIBBON - Runcorn WI, Churchill Hall, Runcorn
28th    DRESSING THE PAST - writing workshop  * SOLD OUT *
           Young Adult Literature Convention, London Comic Con #YALC

August 2018
1st       VOTES FOR WOMEN - Hinkley Canalside WI

September 2018

7th       ALL WRITERS GREAT & SMALL - The Word, South Shields
11th    ALL WRITERS GREAT & SMALL - Beningbrough Hall, York
15th    BAD GIRLS & BONNETS - Jane Austen Society (Northern Branch)
18th    THE RED RIBBON - Coronation Hall, Boroughbridge
20th    V FOR VICTORY - Skipton Town Hall
21st    WE LOVE LAURA - Bollington Arts Centre
22nd    WE LOVE LAURA - Kiplin Hall, North Yorkshire
30th    THE RED RIBBON - Jersey Literature Festival 

October 2018

3rd        FABULOUS FIFTIES - Dorman Museum, Middlesbrough
4th        FABULOUS FIFTIES - Wetherby Flower Club
9th        WE LOVE LAURA - Middlesbrough Central library
13th     ALL WRITERS GREAT AND SMALL - Stockton Central Library
18th     V FOR VICTORY - Tullie House Museum, Carlisle
25th     WE LOVE LAURA - Tickhill Library, Doncaster
30th    V FOR VICTORY - Macclesfield Library

November 2018
1st       LADIES OF A CERTAIN AGE - Huddersfield Women's Luncheon Club
11th    WOMAN IN GOLD ** Premiere **- Bagshaw Museum, Batley
13th     V FOR VICTORY - Newton Aycliffe WI
15th     V FOR VICTORY solo show - Bramall Hall, Stockport          
22nd    WOMAN IN GOLD - Gateshead Central library
25th     V FOR VICTORY - Darlington Head of Steam Museum

December 2018
4th        V FOR VICTORY at CHRISTMAS - Whitley Bay 
7th        DRESSED TO IMPRESS at CHRISTMAS - The Word, South Shields
            7pm presentation  Event tickets here
9th      WOMAN IN GOLD - Potteries Museum, Stoke-on-Trent
            ** 1pm presentation  melanie.firman@stoke.gov.uk
11th     TEA GOWNS & TEATIME - Rhubarb and Custard Morley WI
            Private event for members and their guests only

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February 2019
2nd        TEA GOWNS & TEA-TIME - Ripon U3A
9th         DRESSED TO IMPRESS - Preston Park Museum
13th        BAD GIRLS & BONNETS - Cropton WI
20th        ALL WRITERS GREAT & SMALL - Cestria U3A
28th        WE LOVE LAURA - Cottingham, Darby & Joan Hall
                7pm presentation  Tel. Val Wright (01482) 843978

March 2019
2nd        ALL WRITERS GREAT & SMALL - Leyburn Arts & Community
              Centre   2pm presentation   admin@leyburnarts.com
6th        WOMAN IN GOLD - Middlethorpe Hall, York
7th        THE RED RIBBON - World Book Day, Sheffield
8th        FABULOUS FIFTIES - Durham WI
14th       FROCKS ON PARADE - Frisby Village Hall
              7pm presentation  Tel. Dianne Widdowson (01664) 434571
              Tel. Delene East (01664) 434889
20th       THE RED RIBBON
21st        THE RED RIBBON
28th       GOOD NIGHT, SWEET DREAMS - Tickhill Library
              2pm presentation
30th       WOMAN IN GOLD - Macclesfield Silk Heritage Centre
               11am presentation   susanhowell88@hotmail.co.uk

April 2019
4th        DESTINATION: UNKNOWN - 1940s writing workshop
            Harrogate Ladies College
6th        WOMAN IN GOLD - Northern Costume & Textile association
9th        GOOD NIGHT, SWEET DREAMS - North Shields Customer First                   Centre     7pm presentation Tel. (0191) 6435270
18th    LADIES OF A CERTAIN AGE - Bramall Hall, Stockport
            7pm presentation  bramall.hall@stockport.gov.uk
            www.stockport.gov.uk/bramallhall  Tel. (0161) 4742020
23rd    GOOD NIGHT, SWEET DREAMS - Gateshead Central Library
            6.30pm presentation  Tel (0191) 4338420
24th    GOOD NIGHT, SWEET DREAMS - Stockton Library

May 2019
2nd    WE LOVE LAURA - Guisborough Lunch Club
5th     WE LOVE LAURA - Bagshaw Museum, Batley
            2pm presentation  Tel (01924) 324765  bagshaw.museum@kirklees.gov.uk
11th    GOOD NIGHT, SWEET DREAMS - The Word, South Shields
            6.30pm presentation

June 2019

1st        Lucy's wedding!
11th    WOMAN IN GOLD - Market Bosworth Parish Hall
            7.30pm presentation  Tel. Lynda Harding 0791 8191316
13th    WOMAN IN GOLD - Crossing the Tees
18th    ALL WRITERS GREAT & SMALL - Crossing the Tees
21st     DRESSED TO IMPRESS - Northallerton & District Flower Club
22nd    WOMAN IN GOLD - Norwich Costume & Textile Society
            2pm presentation  Tel. Barbara Coe (01603) 745766
            Wallsend Customer First Centre  7pm presentation
            Tel. (0191) 6432075  library.events@northtyneside.gov.uk
27th    DRESSED TO IMPRESS - Levendale Women's Institute

July 2019
3rd        FABULOUS FIFTIES - Socialites WI
            Our Lady & the English Martyrs Parish Centre, Urmston
            8pm presentation
4th        ALL WRITERS GREAT & SMALL - Gawthorpe Hall
            7pm presentation  Tel. (01282) 771004
10th    WHAT WERE WE THINKING?! 1970s SHOW - Darlington Library
            6.30pm presentation
13th    WARTIME NEEDLEWORK - Hexham Embroiderers Guild
            2pm presentation tel. Charlotte Hackwell 07484 137561
17th    TEA GOWNS & TEA-TIME - St Peter's Community Hall, Warmsworth
          2pm presentation    Tel. Jill sharp (01302) 858377
21st    THE TIME TRAVELLER'S WARDROBE - Stoke Potteries Museum
            * Special show to commemorate the 1969 Apollo moon landing *
            1pm presentation  www.potteriesmuseum.org.uk

August 2019
12th    WOMAN IN GOLD - Frazer Theatre, Knaresborough
            'FEVA' festival show
17th    GOTHIC FOR GIRLS - The Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond

September 2019
6th        WISH YOU WERE HERE - The Word, South Shields
            7pm presentation
8th        WISH YOU WERE HERE - Bagshaw Museum, Batley
            2pm presentation  Tel (01924) 324765  bagshaw.museum@kirklees.gov.uk
19th    BAD GIRLS & BONNETS - The Jane Austen Festival, Bath
            Mission Theatre  7.30pm presentation
20th    WHAT WERE WE THINKING?! THE 1970s SHOW - Bollington
25th    A DRESS FOR EVERY DECADE - North Gosforth WI

October 2019
5th        WHAT WERE WE THINKING?! THE 1970s SHOW - Lechlade
            Memorial Hall  7pm presentation  
            Tel. Helen Jones (01367) 252402  helenfs@aol.com
9th        GOOD NIGHT, SWEET DREAMS - NE Cheshire Group WIs
10th       READY FOR ACTION - Matlock Luncheon Club
17th        READY FOR ACTION - Gateshead Central Library
                6.30pm presentation  Tel. (0191) 433 8420
                book online www.gateshead.gov.uk
24th       READY FOR ACTION - Tickhill Library, Doncaster

November 2019
5th        READY FOR ACTION - Cleveland Ladies Luncheon Club
8th        READY FOR ACTION - The Word, South Shields
12th       READY FOR ACTION - Knaresborough Men's Forum
13th       DRESSED TO IMPRESS - Birmingham Federation TWG
24th        READY FOR ACTION - Darlington Head of Steam Museum
26th        READY FOR ACTION - Whitley Bay Customer First Centre
               7pm presentation  Tel (0191) 6435390