WINTER LUNCH: 1 December 2018
This year’s lunch will take place at The Union, Sheldon Square, London W2 6EZ. Please aim to arrive for 12:15pm. In order that we can advise the venue of numbers, it would be helpful if you could let the Society know if you are planning to attend by contacting Susan Cooper at firstname.lastname@example.org
WEEKEND CONVENTION: 12 to 14 April 2019
This will take place at the Holiday Inn, Colchester, which is close to several of the key sites associated with Margery’s life and her works.
To register your interest for the Convention, please contact Susan Cooper at email@example.com
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND LUNCH 2019: 25 May 2019
This will take place at the University Women’s Club in London. Details are still to be finalised.
A CELEBRATION OF 30 YEARS OF THE SOCIETY AND 80 YEARS SINCE THE PUBLICATION OF A FASHION IN SHROUDS: 20th October 2018
The Society held a talk by Barry Pike on A Fashion In Shrouds followed by lunch at the Concert Artistes Association, 20 Bedford Street, London WC2E 9HP.
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND LUNCH: 5th May 2018
The Guest Speaker was writer and historian Ruth Dudley Edwards.
Ruth’s crime fiction is noted for its satirical tone. Her recent novel, Killing The Emperors, set in the art world, won the Goldsboro Last Laugh Award in 2013. Her non-fiction book, Aftermath: the Omagh Bombing and the Families’ Pursuit of Justice, published in 2012, was named the Sunday Times Current Affairs Book of the Year and won the Crime Writers’ Association Gold Dagger award for non-fiction. Ruth is a member of The Detection Club and was one of the co-authors of its recent publication, The Sinking Admiral.