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2012: Escape the Racket of the Diamond Jubilee

May 28, 2012

In June 1897 Thomas Hardy fled Victoria’s England for Switzerland to escape ‘the racket of the coming Diamond Jubilee’. In June 2012 as another esteemed Queen notches up a Diamond Jubilee – you can follow in Hardy’s footsteps …

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2012: Birthday & Diamond Jubilee Weekend

May 13, 2012

Birthday & Diamond Jubilee Weekend - 2nd June - 3rd June 2012

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2012: Garden Day at Waterston Manor

May 13, 2012

Sunday 1st July 2012 - The Dorset Gardens Trust - Garden Day at Waterston Manor

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2012: The London Walk & Memorial Service

May 1, 2012

Saturday 5th May – London Walk & Memorial Service

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2012: The Titanic Centenary

April 11, 2012

Hardy’s poem written to support the Titanic Disaster Fund clearly demonstrates his skill as occasional poet – a rare gift which would have made him an ideal Poet Laureate.

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2012: A Woodlanders Walk

December 27, 2011

A Woodlanders Walk - in the teritory of the Wessex Edition

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2011: Going the Rounds

November 3, 2011

Going the Rounds: Saturday 17th December

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2011: The London Lecture

November 1, 2011

The London Lecture:  Thursday 10th November

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2011: The Harvest Weekend

October 1, 2011

The Harvest Weekend - 7th-8th October 2011

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2011: Cornish Weekend

September 1, 2011

Cornish Weekend - 24th-25th September 2011

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2011: Tess Anniversary Walk to Emminster

August 17, 2011

Tess Anniversary Walk to Emminster - 17th September 2011

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