Meet Eastwood’s First Influencer: Willie Hopkin On Friday 6th September 2019, at 2pm, at the D.H. Lawrence Birthplace Museum. Join Christina Webb, Duty Officer , as she talks about one of Eastwood’s most influential residents and uncover the history of D.H. Lawrence’s friend and mentor Willie Hopkin.
A prominent figure in Lawrence’s home town of Eastwood during the 20th Century Hopkin was a poet, philosopher, social reformer, local historian and humourist, and he interested himself with every aspect of Eastwood life.
Part of the D.H. Lawrence Festival 31st August -14th September 2019
Tickets cost £2.50 and can be purchased at https://www.lleisure.co.uk/events/d-h-lawrence-festival-2019-willie-hopkin/