St Philip and St James’s church, Grafton Road, Cheltenham, GL50 2DD

Pen and Pew Study Days – Thomas Hardy

A series of Study Days by Adrian Barlow. Due to popular demand Adrian will be repeating the Thomas Hardy day.

1. Hardy and Wessex

2. ‘The ache of Modernism’: Tess of the d’Urbervilles

3. Hardy and architecture

4. ‘Woman much missed…’: Hardy and love poetry

The day will take place at Church House, 60 Painswick Rd, Cheltenham, GL50 2ER. It will start with coffee at 10 a.m., include a two-course lunch, and finish with tea at 4.30. Suggested donations £20 per person.

Booking forms are now available from the back of church and tickets are on sale from the Parish Office now (advance only).


There will be two further Pen and Pew days in 2017 at Emmanuel Church Hall.

Saturday 22nd April 2017, Jane Austen

Saturday 25th November 2017, Edward Thomas and the Dymock Poets 

Event Date Title Location Map
Jan 21, 2017 - 10:00 Pen and Pew Study Days – Thomas Hardy View