Events


In the Press


The Daily Mail OnlineThe women who chopped wood for Churchill

The ExpressSecond World War: Meet the ‘Lumberjills’ who helped win the war

The Mirror - Lumberjills who saw allies to war victory

I paper - Lumberjills: a forgotten army of strong women

The ScotsmanScotland’s forgotten forest volunteers remembered in new book

The Sunday PostThe Honest Truth: Hit the road, Jack! How lumberjills went back to their roots to fill men’s boots

Press & Journal - Women at sharp edge

The Yorkshire PostThe role of the Women’s Timber Corps during the Second World War is often overlooked - now a new book examines the role they played

Scottish Farmer - Book review: Lumberjills: Britain’s Forgotten Army

History - All About History Magazine, The Armourer

Magazines - Essential Surrey Series of Magazines

Radio - BBC Radio London, BBC Radio Scotland, Talk Radio and UCB1


EVENTS


Talks


Joanna is a popular speaker and has spoken about the Lumberjills on radio and across the UK.  She speaks at festivals, conferences, corporate events and schools. If you'd like to book her to give a talk at your event, please visit the contact page.


See below for a list of upcoming dates:


14th May 2019 - The Building Centre, London


16th May 2019 - Age UK staff away day, London


June 2019 - Guildford County School, Surrey


5-7th July 2019 - Timber Festival, Feanedock, The National Forest


24th & 25th July 2019 - The War and Peace Revival, Kent


11th - 13th October 2019 - Woodfest RHS Rosemoor, Devon



Earlier Talks

                   

13th March 2019 - Waterstones Bookshop Guildlford

                     

6th March 2019 - Timber Trade Federation, UK Softwood Conference


24th October 2018 - Denman College, WI Centre for learning 


3rd October 2018 - Guildford Institute, Surrey

 


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