Next Meeting

Our meetings are virtual!

Following the government advice on social distancing, we are not planning any physical events for the foreseeable future. We now run our meetings via zoom, and have enjoyed talks, group activities and quizzes from the comfort of our own homes. Keep an eye on our Facebook or Twitter feeds, or sign up to our newsletter to keep up to date with our plans. Our meetings are open to both members and guests, so do let us know if you would like to attend.

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May 20 – My life in Needlework

We will be joined by Jessica Aldred from House of Heyday, who will be talking about her career in needlework. Hear about her training at the Royal School of Needlework, working in costume at the Royal Opera House, being a member of the team who made the Duchess of Cambridge’s wedding dress, teaching needlework in a high security prison and more.

10_OCT_video-production-4223885_1920June 17 – Behind the Camera

We will be joined by Ameenah Ayub Allen, to hear about her work as a producer on films including The Selfish Giant, Brick Lane and Rocks