2C. 11am. Saturday 7th November - Catherine Howell

£20.00

Please book here if you wish to purchase 1 seminar only. Otherwise when you have chosen your seminars go to a package at the bottom of the page which are cheaper.

Seminar Options. At 11am you may choose from three options. The third being:-

11am  - Catherine Howell. Ex Curator of the V&A Museum of Childhood.  

"Across the Board: Game Playing in the Nineteenth Century"

I'm going to concentrate on the board games of the Georgian and Victorian periods with some earlier history of the classical games such as chess, and will also look at the way Ludo and Snakes and Ladders were adapted from adult games in India to those of children in Britain.

There are several prices of seminars

Lunch is not included in these tickets but can be found in a number places in the hotel.

Weekend ticket £225 to include 6 seminars, the Gala dinner plus a very early entry (8.45am) 

Weekend ticket £215 to include 5 seminars, the Gala dinner plus a very early entry (8.45am)

Weekend ticket £205 to include 4 seminars, the Gala dinner plus a very early entry (8.45am)

£80 for 6 seminars, £70 for 5 seminars, £60 for 4 seminars

£50 for 3 seminars, £35 for 2 seminars, £20 for one seminar 

You may choose a maximum of 6 speakers from those listed. The plan for the day is as follows:

Welcome, registration and coffee

Seminars are 10am 11am 12noon, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm,

Please choose from the options below:-

Session 1.10am-11am. 1A or 1B or 1C

Session 2.11 -12noon. 2A or 2B or 2C

Session 3. 12noon-1pm. 3A or 3B or 3C

Session 4. 1pm-2pm. 4A or 4B or 4C

Session 5 2pm-3pm 5A or 5B or 5C

Session 6 3pm-4pm 6A 

We are delighted to welcome all our special guests. What a treat!