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 in Nuneaton. TheĀ  Saturday event will be based at Nuneaton Town Hall on Coton Road, Nuneaton CV11 5AA. It is a beautiful building opened in 1934 and designed in the Georgian style by Peacock and Bewley of Birmingham. A trip to Arbury Hall is planned […]

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Summer School and Evening Concert Saturday 22nd June 2019 The Mascell Centre and St Laurence’s Church 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 also 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 […]

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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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