The Mary Webb Society


Alliance of Literary Societies A.G.M. 18th – 19th May 2019

The weekend will be hosted by the George Eliot Fellowship. Venue to be confirmed. The Mary Webb Society is affiliated to the Alliance of Literary Societies. See our links section for details of other member societies and their activities.

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Birthday Lunch 23rd March 2019

Scheduled for Saturday, March 23, 2019, at The Edge Arts Centre, Much Wenlock

The Birthday Lunch will be held at The Edge Arts Centre at William Brookes School, Farley Road, Much Wenlock, Shropshire TF13 6NB Details of the programme for the day to be added later

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Summer School and Evening Concert Saturday 22nd June 2019 The Mascall Centre, Ludlow

Scheduled for Saturday, June 22, 2019, at

Summer School, our main event of the year will take place at The Mascall Centre, Lower Galdeford, Ludlow, Shropshire SY8 1RZ. There will be an evening concert at St Laurence’s church, Ludlow. Ludlow is a beautiful historic market town in South Shropshire with plenty to offer visitors including its medieval castle. pretty half-timbered buildings and […]

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Summer Walk Sunday 23rd June 2019 The Stiperstones

Scheduled for Sunday, June 23, 2019, at The Bog Visitor Centre

The summer walk led by chairman Gordon Dickins is a regular feature of the summer school weekend. Gordon will lead the walk and share his knowledge of this beautiful landscape in the heart of Mary Webb country and its major role in the filming of Gone to Earth. Meet at The Bog Visitor Centre, SY5 […]

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Autumn Gathering and A.G.M. Saturday 21st September 2019

Scheduled for Saturday, September 21, 2019, at St laurence's Parish Centre, Church Stretton

For the autumn gathering and AGM we will return to St Laurence’s Parish Centre, 23 Church Street, Church Stretton, Shropshire SY6 6DQ. Church Stretton, Mary Webb’s Shepwardine is the perfect setting for a Mary Webb gathering. It’s easy to see how she drew inspiration from this evocative landscape. More details of the programme for the […]

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Christmas Lunch 2019 Saturday 7th December

Scheduled for Saturday, December 7, 2019, at

The Christmas lunch venue has yet to be arranged but watch this space!

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