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Princess Olga’s Memoirs – travelling the world in style

Princess Olga’s memoirs, Princess Olga, A Wild and Barefoot Romanov, caused a stir when they were published last year. Readers were amused by her “bitingly funny memoir and history of her family, in which she is also more forthcoming about our own royals.”   Emma Wells, The Sunday Times There has been a great deal of interest in Princess Olga and all of the Romanov family in Japan and…

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Princess Olga Launch Party

Peter Stewart, the Cossack Yesterday evening the High Street Kensington branch of Waterstones was the host of the Princess Olga, A Wild and Barefoot Romanov launch party. The event was superbly organised by Charlotte Ellis PR and Literary Agent. She had organised some high quality sponsors* (see  below for details) which helped the party go with a swing. On arrival, the guests were met…

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Country Living Christmas Fair 9-13 November

We are delighted to be hosting a stall at this year’s Country Living Christmas Fair. Pay us a visit at stall GB13. This is a fantastic seasonal event held in Islington, London for four days from 9-13 November. Here are some of the visitor testimonials to the event. -A day out that you will find hard to beat, enjoy it with a friend or a…

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Contemporary Craft & Design Fair, Crowthorne – 28-30 October 2016

Shepheard-Walwyn will be hosting a stall at the Craft in Focus: Contemporary Craft & Design Fair which boasts a selection of some of the finest designer makers from the UK. We hope to see you there. We will be selling our beautifully illustrated books as well as prints by calligrapher Rosemary Grossman. Calligraphy may be thought of as beauty of speech made visible by the art of the hand. A…

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Hong Kong’s Economic Miracle Explained by Andrew Purves at ALTER Conference

Andrew Purves

Andrew Purves will be speaking at the ALTER Conference and AGM on 21st November in Oxford. ALTER is Action for Land Taxation and Economic Reform and is the Liberal Democrat campaign for Land Value Taxation – tax land not work. Andrew is the author of recent Ethical Economics book No Debt, High Growth, Low Tax and will be talking to ALTER members about the topics covered in his…

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Rethinking Economics 27-28 June

Shepheard-Walwyn are proud to be supporting the 3rd annual London conference of Rethinking Economics. More information about the event can be found at www.rethinkingweekend.org. The event, being held at Greenwich University in London, will bring together students, academics, professionals and the public to rethink the future of economics. The focus of the weekend will be economics which is open, relevant to the real world and…

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Huntington’s Disease Awareness Week

Huntington’s Disease is a degenerative hereditary disease which causes mental decline and physical symptoms such as jerkiness and uncoordinated movement. There is currently no cure for the disease and children of those who are affected have a 50% chance of inheriting it. 11-17 May is Huntington’s Disease Awareness week and the Huntington’s Disease Association are fundraising and raising awareness for the disease. Author John…

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Craft in Focus – Visit our Bookstall

SW stall

Once again, this year we will have a bookstall at the Craft in Focus fairs. Come and visit us and enjoy a day out. On display at the Shepheard-Walwyn stall will be a full range of gift and keepsake books. Don’t miss the opportunity to see our calligrapher, Rosemary Grossman in action. Her calligraphy prints will also be on sale. The first event is at…

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International Women’s Day – Celebrating Worthy Women

Woman: A Unique Tribute

8th March is International Women’s Day. This globally celebrated day, which is a public holiday in some countries, gives us an opportunity to celebrate women past, present and future. ‘Make It Happen’ is the theme for this year’s event, encouraging effective action  for advancing and recognising women. Shepheard-Walwyn has published a number of biographies which chronicle outstanding women and their active contributions to their…

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