We host a year-round programme of meetings and events – many of which are open to everyone.
We are pleased to welcome Members and Friends to our latest Study Day, to be held at the beautifully restored Elizabeth Gaskell’s House.
A delicious lunch is included in the fee of £30.
The programme for the day is as follows:
10.30 Welcome – Coffee/tea and Introduction to the Day
11.00 Dr Deborah Wynne – Chester University
Elizabeth Gaskell’s Literary Engagement with the Cotton Industry
11.50 Questions and short break
11.00 Sarah Williamson- The Brontë Quilt
12.50 Margo Singer – The Manchester Quilt
14.00 Dr Brenda King
Leek Embroidery Society Women working for Thomas Wardle
The Bayeux Tapestry facsimile
Questions and Discussion
15.30 End of Day