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Last updated 20th November 2022

January 2022
10th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz Jewish Federation of the Berkshires 
13th Good Night, Sweet Dreams live Zoom presentation
18th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz Holocaust Centre for Humanity 
20th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz Maurice Greenberg Centre for Judaic Studies, University of Hartford 
24th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz National Council of Jewish Women 
26th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz: In Their Own Words Gateshead Libraries
27th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz York Holocaust Memorial Day 
February 2022
12th Silk & Roses East Yorkshire Embroidery Society
15th The Gentlewoman's Wardrobe - Fashion in the Era of Anne Lister North Shields Library 
March 2022
2nd The Dressmakers of Auschwitz Southern Conneticut State University 
3rd Silk & Roses Gateshead Central Library
6th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz Jewish Federation of Western CT 
8th The Secret Life of Knitting Lancashire Federation of WIs
12th The Secret Life of Knitting Norwich Costume & Textile Association
17th The Secret Life of Knitting St Mary's Church, Tickhill 
20th Silk & Roses Head of Steam museum Darlington 
23rd The Dressmakers of Auschwitz Phoenix Holocaust Association 
25th Silk & Roses The Word, South Shields 
27th Silk & Roses Hardwick Hall Hotel for The Charlie Gard Foundation
April 2022
2nd The Dressmakers of Auschwitz Selvedge magazine Literary Festival
2nd The Gentlewoman's Wardrobe - Fashion in the Era of Anne Lister Skipton Town Hall 
3rd The Gentlewoman's Wardrobe - Fashion in the Era of Anne Lister The Piece Hall, Halifax 
6th What Were We Thinking?! The 1970s Show Frisby Village Hall
11th Touching Memories Bespoke fundraising talk for Dementia Forward
21st Bad Girls & Bonnets via Zoom 
30th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz memorial meeting private event via Zoom
May 2022
19th Great War Fashion  free author talk via Zoom 
25th Fabulous Fifties Jubilee Special Derbyshire Fed WIs, Castleton
27th The Frock Shop - 1960s fashion The Word, South Shields 
30th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Centre for Holocaust studies, Toronto
June 2022
2nd Fabulous Fifties Jubilee Special Yorkshire Countrywomens Association, Middleton-on-the-Wolds 
4th Woman in Gold Yorkshire & Humber Embroiderer's Guild, Riccall 
6th Fabulous Fifties Jubilee Special Sunderland City Library at the Museum & Winter Gardens
9th Fabulous Fifties Jubilee Special Hoby & District WI, Hoby
12th Woman in Gold Lichfield Festival Association
16th Fabulous Fifties Jubilee Special 7pm BST via Zoom 
21st What Were We Thinking?! The 1970s Show Market Bosworth Festival
25th Silk & Roses Macclesfield Silk Heritage 
29th Silk & Roses Gawthorpe Hall
30th Silk & Roses Tickhill Community Library 
July 2022
3rd  Silk & Roses The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery
9th Divine Deco - The Art of the Dressmaker Norwich Costume & Textile Association
17th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz Jewish Culture and Holocaust Remembrance, San Diego, via Zoom
18th Fabulous Fifties Jubilee Special Derbyshire Fed WIs, Ashover
20th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz British Association for Holocaust Studies virtual conference 
21st Silk & Roses North Yorks.West Fed WIs, Gargrave
August 2022
4th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz UK paperback publication! Buy here
6th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz Leyburn Arts & Community Centre 
8th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz MiliM Leeds, with the Jewish Historical Society
11th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz Florida Holocaust Museum v
17th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz Holocaust Memorial Centre and Museum
18th The Frock Shop - 1960s fashion shopping FEVA festival, Frazer Theatre Knaresborough 
September 2022
4th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz National Womens Register  Buy the Book
6th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz  Ackerman Centre for Holocaust Studies at the University of Texas at Dallas 
10th Frocks on Parade Macclesfield Library 
14th The Gentlewoman's Wardrobe - Fashion in the Era of Anne Lister St Peter's Church, Warmsworth 
29th The Working Woman's Wardrobe Kiplin Hall * SOLD OUT *
October 2022
1st Woman in Gold Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond 
4th Silk & Roses Billingham Library
8th The Frock Shop - 1960s fashion shopping Skipton Town Hall
12th The Frock Shop - 1960s fashion shopping Middlethorpe Hall (NT) 
14th Top of the Frocks - 1980s fashion The Word, South Shields
17th The Frock Shop - 1960s fashion shopping Derbyshire Federation WIs 
19th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz The Northern School of Art
21st The Dressmakers of Auschwitz 'Generations After Tampa Bay' Book Club
22nd The Gentlewoman's Wardrobe - Fashion in the Era of Anne Lister Northern Society of Costume & Textiles 
24th The Gentlewoman's Wardrobe - Fashion in the Era of Anne Lister Golden Plover WI
27th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz Norwalk (CT) Public Library 
November 2022
1st The Secret Life of Knitting Wallsend Customer First Centre
4th What Were We Thinking?! The 1970s Show British Heart Foundation fundraising event East Keswick 
10th The Frock Shop - 1960s fashion shopping Gateshead Central Library 
17th Bad Girls & Bonnets Bramall Hall
26th The Dressmakers of Auschwitz Cambridge Guild of Weavers Spinners & Dyers 2pm Buy the Book
30th Wartime Christmas Woodley Library, Reading, 7pm Tel 0118 9690304 Buy Tickets
December 2022
1st Wartime Christmas Zoom presentation for Gateshead Central Library Buy Tickets
6th Fabulous Festive Fifties Steeton Bobbins WI, West Yorkshire 7.30pm Tel. 07961749962 diannebroadbent@icloud.com
7th The Festive Frock Shop - 1960s fashion shopping Social Lites WI, Cheshire 8pm
9th Glamorama - a 1970s Christmas Charlie Gard Foundation fundraising event 10.30am start Eventbrite tickets
12th Woman in Gold Live Zoom presentation 7pm: Eventbrite Tickets
13th Woman in Gold Whitley Bay Library, 7pm presentation
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