The story of the author of Frankenstein and her fiery relationship with romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley.
A Year-Long Eclectic Series of Events and Talks at Heckfield Place
calling all curious minds
The Assembly at Heckfield Place cultivates a space to unearth, reconnect and rediscover. A diverse programme built around core themes hosted across 400 acres - from the assembly and screening rooms to the home farm, sun house, woodlands and lakes.
Here you will find our event highlights for the upcoming months, however to see a full list of scheudled events please click below.
Woodland, Farm, Flowers, Market Garden: Limited free tours every weekday in September.
“Leaning into the Wind: Andy Goldsworthy” follows the artist on his exploration of the layers of his world.
Chefs Skye Gyngell, Rory O’Connell and Blanche Vaughan explore why it’s the soil that defines good food.
Explore the life cycle of flowers with florist Kitten Grayson, who will help you create a beautiful planter.
Discover the joy of early risers with a chat and tour with Morning: How to Make Time author Allan Jenkins.
Legendary CNN anchor Christiane Amanpour talks about the need for “Truthful, not neutral” news reporting.
How do we kick our plastic addiction? A panel with Sian Sutherland, co-founder of A Plastic Planet.
Viv Groskop on the sparkle that comes from women speakers from Michelle Obama to Virginia Woolf.