Queen Mother - Castle of Mey Talk


Jeremy Mainwaring-Burton L.V.O. gives a highly entertaining, illustrated account of what it was like to stay at the Castle of Mey shortly after the King died in 1952.


Talk takes place at the Devizes Corn Exchange, Market Place, Devizes on Wednesday 8 June 2022.


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Deadline for the talk has been moved to Monday 30 May 2022.


To avoid disappointment book now and invite a friend along.


Castle of Mey is the only property the Queen Mother ever owned, and she would spend three weeks there every August surrounded by members of her household, staff, and a number of guests. Jeremy first stayed their in the late 1970s when serving in the army as the Queen Mother's equerry and on numerous occasions thereafter as one of Her Majesty's guests. Ticket price includes tea/coffee on arrival and a slice of homemade cake.


Cost is £23 per person and either click on the link above or contact the WI Office with your booking.