Comments for Jane’s new talk on ‘Hearts and Minds’:

‘Great talk! Inspiring, witty, funny and fascinating’ … ‘fantastic!’ … ‘brilliant talk’ ... ‘marvellous talk’ … ‘huge gratitude to the wonderful Jane Robinson’ … ‘highly recommend – couldn’t possibly do it justice’ … ‘history made accessible by digging out the extraordinary stories of the ‘ordinary’ people who, collectively, make things happen’ … ‘the most inspiring talk I have ever heard.’


8 January: appearance on BBC Radio 4 ‘Start the Week’

8 January: BBC Radio London, 1pm

11 January: Launch of ‘Hearts and Minds: The Untold Story of the Great Pilgrimage and How Women Won the Vote’. The Women’s Library, LSE, London. 6.30 pm.

15 January: appearance on BBC Radio 5live on the Emma Barnett Show, 11.35 am

26 January: Blackwells, Oxford. ‘Hearts and Minds’, 1 pm.

3 February: Today Programme, BBC Radio 4, 8.20 am. ‘In the Family Way’

3 February: Women’s Suffrage and Political Activism conference, Cambridge. ‘Hearts and Minds’

3 Feb: BBC Radio 4 ‘Archive on 4’. ‘In the Family Way’

3 & 4 February: BBC Parliament Book Talk interview.

5 Feb (and all week): appearances on the Kat Orman show, BBC Radio Oxford

5 Feb: BBC Radio Newcastle with Jo Lonsdale, 8.50 am. ‘Hearts and Minds’

6 February: Sky News, 11.10 a.m. ‘Hearts and Minds’

6 February: S. Hampstead High School. ‘Hearts and Minds’

6 February: ITV Border interview. ‘Hearts and Minds’

8 February: Newcastle University. ‘Hearts and Minds’ 5.30 pm

8 March: BBC Radio 3 ‘Free Thinking’

8 March: Tough Girl podcast launch

12 March: Words by the Water Festival, Cumbria. ‘Hearts and Minds’

21 March: Haddenham, Bucks. ‘Hearts and Minds’

24 March: The March of the Women Festival, Woking. ‘Hearts and Minds’ 11am

25 March: Aye Write Festival, Glasgow. ‘Hearts and Minds’ With Helen Pankhurst.

26 March: Portcullis House, Westminster. ‘Hearts and Minds’, 18.30

27 March: Lancashire Archives, Preston. ‘Hearts and Minds’

9 April: Keighley & District FHS. ‘In the Family Way’

14 April: Cambridge Literary Festival. ‘Hearts and Minds’ With Helen Pankhurst.

1May: Round Table Discussion, Somerville College, Oxford. ‘Hearts and Minds’ With Helen Pankhurst

8 May: National Archives, Kew. ‘Hearts and Minds’

10 May: Brighton College Education Conference. ‘Hearts and Minds’

11 May: Dulwich Festival. ‘Hearts and Minds’

12 May: Chipping Campden Literary Festival. ‘Hearts and Minds’

May: Haddenham Rotary Club. ‘Hearts and Minds’

19 May: Charleston Literary Festival. ‘Hearts and Minds’ With Helen Pankhurst

20 May: Chalfont St Giles & Jordan’s Literary Festival. ‘Hearts and Minds’

23 May: Haddenham U3A. ‘Hearts and Minds’

24 May: Books at the Barn (Hampshire). ‘Hearts and Minds’

29 May: BBC Local Radio interviews on ‘Hearts and Minds’

30 May: appearance on BBC Breakfast on ‘Hearts and Minds’

7 June: Stoke on Trent Literary Festival. ‘Hearts and Minds’

8 June: National Portrait Gallery. ‘Hearts and Minds’

12 June: Wycombe Abbey School. ‘Hearts and Minds’

8 July: Lichfield Festival. ‘Hearts and Minds’

13 July: Ways with Words, Dartington. ‘Hearts and Minds’

18 July (am): Denman College. ‘Hearts and Minds’.

18 July (pm): Stony Stratford. ‘Hearts and Minds’

20 July: Notts Federation of WIs Literary Lunch. ‘Hearts and Minds’

18 Aug: Edinburgh International Book Festival ( with Diane Atkinson). ‘Hearts and Minds’

12 September: Kingston Garmmar School Prizegiving.

15 September (am): Winchester. ‘Hearts and Minds’

15 September (pm): St Hugh’s College, Oxford. Work in progress re women and the professions

27 September: Lincoln Literary Festival. ‘Hearts and Minds’

29 September: Marlborough Literary Festival. ‘Hearts and Minds’

10 October: WI North East London. ‘Hearts and Minds’

14 October: Off the Shelf, Sheffield. ‘Hearts and Minds’

18 October: Cakes and Revolution WI, Suffolk. ‘A Force to be Reckoned With’

19 October: Thame Arts and Literature Festival. ‘Hearts and Minds’

20 October: Somerville College, Oxford. Literary lunch, ‘Hearts and Minds’

23 October: West Sussex Federation of Women’s Institutes. ‘Hearts and Minds’

17 November: BARTS High Wycombe. ‘Hearts and Minds’

20 November: Battersea WI. tbc.

29 November: Probus Club of Beaconsfield. TBC.

5 December: Hedgerley Historical Society. ‘Hearts and Minds’


7 March: Townswomen’s Guilds International Women’s Day event. ‘Hearts and Minds’

16 April: Stone Local History Society. ‘Hearts and Minds’



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