Elizabeth Gaskell and the Brontës - It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Anne Brontë’s writings, and those of her sisters Emily and Charlotte Brontë as well. There are other writers who I lo...
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Tuesday TalksAt the Hay Festival:
Tuesday 31 May at 11.30am and 2.30pm (NB The Museum will close at 4pm on this day, with last admission at 3.30pm)
'The Brontës and Haworth': meet us outside the Museum shop for a short talk and walk in and around Haworth churchyard. Free with admission to the Museum.
Wednesday 1 June 11am - 4pm
Join local artist Julia Ogden to make a beautiful pop-up 'Bron-tree card' which you can take home with you. This activity is fun for all the family and free with admission to the Museum.
Thursday 2 June 11am -3pm
Ellen Nussey will be in the Parsonage, talking to visitors about her friendship with Charlotte. Come and say hello!
If you're travelling to Haworth on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway with a Rover ticket between Tuesday 31 May and Friday 3 June, you can present your Rover at our admissions desk to get £2 off the price of an adult ticket. The vintage bus will be running from Haworth Station to the top of Main Street, so you won't even have to walk up the hill!
John Crace and John Sutherland
Event 223 • Tuesday 31 May 2016, 2.30pm
Venue: Llwyfan Cymru - Wales Stage
To celebrate the bicentenary of Charlotte’s birth, the two Johnnies reread the best books by the sisters from Haworth: Charlotte’s Jane Eyre, Emily’s Wuthering Heights and Anne’s The Tenant of Wildfell Hall.