Manchester Metropolitan University


Saturday 5 May at 1.45pm
Event: Hexham Literary Festival
With Caitlin Davis chaired by Caroline Beck

Sunday 6th May at 12pm
Event: Boswell Book Festival
Venue: Dumfries House, Cumnock, Ayrshire, KA18 2NJ

Thursday 10 May at 6.30pm
Bristol Festival of Ideas event
Bookseller: Waterstones
Glass Studio, St George’s Bristol, Great George Street (off Park Street), BS1 5RR.

Wednesday 16th May at 12:30pm
Event: Swindon Festival
Matt Holland
Bookseller: Waterstones

Saturday 19 May at 3.00pm
Event: Charleston Festival
Venue: Charleston
Event with Jane Robinson.  Chaired by Arifa Akbar.  Format is for Helen to talk for 15 mins about the book and then take part in a platform conversation with Arifa and Jane. 
Also a Q&A from the audience and then a book signing.
Bookseller: City Books Hove

Sunday 20 May
Afternoon Event: Bath Festival
Suffragettes panel as part of F-Rated Day. Other panellists – Diane Atkinson & Tessa Dunlop.

Friday 25 May at 2:30pm 
Hay Literary Festival


Friday 8 June at 6pm
Event: Derby Festival

Thursday 28th June at 7pm
Event: Scarthin Books (Matlock)
Event as part of Feminist Fortnight

Friday 29th June from 7pm – 9:15pm
Event: Festival Of Debate
Abbeydale Picture House, 387 Abbeydale Rd, Sheffield S7 1FS


Tuesday 10th July
Event:  Buxton International Festival

Friday 27 July at 4pm
Event: Port Eliot Festival
'Me too and the future' panel event with Afua Hirsch and one other
Venue: Bowling Green Stage, Port Eliot


Saturday 25th August at 10:30am
Event: Edinburgh Literary Festival
Venue: Spark Theatre on George Street, Edinburgh
Event with Fern Riddell with Adele Patrick


Saturday 1 September (PM)
Event: Flamstead Book Festival, Hets

Thursday 13 September at 5pm
Event: The Old Vic, The Cut, London SE1 8NB
Discussion led by Helen on how women's lives have changed in the last 100 years

Friday 14 September - Gloucester History Festival in conversation with Harriet Harman>

Thursday 20 September - University Of London Event

Sunday 23 September – Wigtown Book Festival

Saturday 29 September – Everybody’s Reading Festival

Saturday 29 September at 6pm
Event: Leicester's Everybody's Reading Festiva

Sunday 30 September - Richmond Walking & Book Festival


Monday 1st October
Event: Richmond Literary Lunch
Literary lunch at the Royal Mid-Surrey golf club in Old Deer Park, Richmond (Surrey)

Saturday 6th October at 1pm
Event: Cumbria Book Festival

Saturday 6 October – Borderlines – Carlisle Book Festival

Sunday 7 October - Cheltenham Literature Festival #MeToo?

Tuesday 9 October - Birmingham Literature Festival

Sunday 14 October – Off The Shelf Festival of Words

Thursday 18 October - Rochdale Literature and Ideas Festival

Sunday 21 October – Bloomsbury Festival

Friday 26 October – Yeovil Literary Festival


Sat 17 November
Event: Todmorden Book Festival

Friday 30 November at 7pm
Event: Wirewool Event In Winchester

Friday 16 November – Chichester Speaker’s Festival

Saturday 17 November - Todmorden Book Festival

Friday 30 November – Wire Wool

Saturday 23 February 2019 - Weston Literary Festival