Wynkyn de Worde Society


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The Right Honourable The Lord Heseltine CH, PC

Wynkyn de Worde 60th Anniversary Luncheon

Luncheon Reception at Stationers’ Hall
Ave Maria Lane,
London ec4m 7dd

12.15 for 12.45 p.m. on Thursday 16 November
preceded by the Annual General Meeting at 11.45 a.m.

At the Society’s special 6oth anniversary lunch, Lord Heseltine will talk about his remarkable publishing career.

The booking form can be downloaded here. You can also download the Agenda for the AGM.

Christmas Party, Thursday 30 November at the Cello Factory

The booking form for this can be downloaded here.

Book Sale on Behalf of the Wynkyn de Worde Charitable Trust

A copy of the book list and details of how to buy the books is available here.

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