Events

Trails

Jane Austen was famed for her love of the navy, and there was much to interest her in the town of Southampton. Find out about the town's links to Nelson and other naval heroes in this 90 minute...

Start date: 09/07/2017
End date: 09/07/2017
Talks

Professor E. J. Clery will join us to launch her book Jane Austen: The Bankers Sister. Her talk will focus on the significance of Henry Austen’s business in the neighbourhood of Alton, where he...

Start date: 09/07/2017
End date: 09/07/2017
Performance

Enjoy an outdoor performance of Young Jane in the delightful grounds of Longstock Nursery, The Waitrose Farm, Leckford Estate. Inspired...

Start date: 12/07/2017
End date: 15/07/2017
Performance

Jane Austen’s last novel has been skilfully adapted to portray the lost loves of both the author and her heroine, Anne Elliot.

We meet Jane in her last days as she transmutes her own ill-...

Start date: 15/07/2017
End date: 22/07/2017
Trails

Life in Georgian Southampton wasn’t all balls and reading novels. Find out about the dark underbelly beneath the glittering spa town façade in this 90 minute walk around old Southampton in the...

Start date: 16/07/2017
End date: 16/07/2017
Celebration

At Tylney Hall Hotel & Gardens we are marking the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen this July with our Regency Dance Afternoon Tea.

Start date: 16/07/2017
End date: 16/07/2017
Celebration

On the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen's death, Winchester Cathedral will hold a special Evensong service at 5.30pm. It is expected that a large number of people will wish to be there to mark...

Start date: 18/07/2017
End date: 18/07/2017
Workshops

Be inspired by our recent discovery of wood-block printed wallpaper in the house and work with artist Jazmin Velasco, to cut and create your own lino-print artwork. Exploring the processes of...

Start date: 23/07/2017
End date: 23/07/2017
Trails

Southampton was a popular resort for nearly a hundred years, so popular that many wealthy people were looking for holiday homes and speculators began to develop new suburbs outside the confines of...

Start date: 23/07/2017
End date: 23/07/2017
Celebration

A Ball for Jane Austen - An English Rose is hosted by The Hampshire Regency Dancers. This special anniversary ball will be a grand occasion, held in Winchester’s magnificent...

Start date: 29/07/2017
End date: 29/07/2017
Trails

Jane, like her heroine Elizabeth Bennet, enjoyed long walks and thought nothing of a five mile stroll to call on her acquaintances. Pack a picnic and join your guide who will be re-creating Jane’s...

Start date: 30/07/2017
End date: 30/07/2017
Landscapes

An extensive developing garden within the grounds of a Georgian country house and estate, now becoming more established with further initiatives in progress.  Parkland and specimen trees, mature...

Start date: 30/07/2017
End date: 30/07/2017

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