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Archive: May 2012

2012: The 20th International Thomas Hardy Conference & Festival

May 31, 2012

The 2012 International Thomas Hardy Conference will mark the 172nd anniversary of the birth of Thomas Hardy and take place from 18th - 26th August : a little later than in previous years in order to avoid the Olympic Games.

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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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