A Tribute Evening to Pollyanna Pickering


Date: 7.30pm 17th October 2017

Venue: The Dales United Reformed Church Parkdale Road Bakersfield Nottingham NG3 7GL


Details: Pollyanna has given many talks to the church over the years, and has helped bring awareness of the plight of many endangered species.  She also supported the church in raising much needed funds for building work, helping to raise money for a new roof for the building so tat the work within the community can continue.

The evening will start with a chance for the supporters who attended many of her talks to pay their respects in a short memorial service.  Following this, there will be a coffee evening, raffle, cakes, hand made cards (from Pollyanna’s Create and Craft packs) and other goods. All Proceeds will be donated to the Pollyanna Pickering Foundation to help carry on the work which Pollyanna started.

Free entry, all are welcome

TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Special

Date: 28th October 12.00pm & 5.00pm

Channel: Create and Craft



Details: Anna-Louise will return to the Ideal World TV studios to appear live on two one hour shows to launch the brand new Pollyanna Pickering papercrafting DVDrom and paperkit exclusively on the Create and Craft channel. This collection will include a brand new selection of Pollyanna’s painting of Wildlife from her safaris of Africa.

She will be appearing in the studio alongside demonstrator Lynda Chapman to talk about the incredible expeditions which inspired Pollyanna’s artwork– and might even try her hand at card making on air! And why not email in with a question for Anna-Louise while the show is on air? All emails will be put into the ‘cup of chance’ to win a card which has been created                      live on the show.

Watch Create and Craft on Sky 674 | Freeview 23 | Freesat 813 | Virgin 748 – as well as on Apple TV and Amazon Fire You can also watch live online at www.createandcraft.tv

Event : Remembering Great Apes Book Launch

Date: 18th  October 19.15 pm

Venue: Royal Geographical Society 1 Kensington Gore London SW7 2AR

Details: Anna-Louise is honoured to have been invited to attend the launch of the much-anticipated Remembering Great Apes charity photographic book as a representative of The Pollyanna Pickering Foundation.

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Above : Pollyanna and Rula Lenska at the ‘Remebering Rhinos’ launch event in 2017

This is the third book in the Remembering Wildlife series and in association with The Born Free Foundation, a special evening is being held to celebrate great ape conservation and photography Remembering Great Apes aims to be the most beautiful book on the species ever made and as well as a foreword by Jane Goodall DBE, will include images by many of the world’s top wildlife photographers.

Tickets : £26.50 Including VIP Drinks Reception : £95.00  VIP Ticket Including Limited Edition Book : £2000.00 At the time of going to press just two of these ‘Golden’ tickets remain – they will include limited edition books signed by Jane Goodall and Virginia McKenna as well as all the evening’s speakers. The ticket includes reserved seating on the front row of the auditorium, as well as access to the VIP drinks reception prior to the main presentation.

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World Animal Day

Date : 4th October

Details : As a patron of Naturewatch, Pollyanna is proud to support World Animal Day, on 4th October –  an initiative started in 1931 at a convention of ecologists in Florence as a way of highlighting the plight of endangered species. Since then it has grown to encompass all kind of animal life and is widely celebrated in countries  throughout the world.


Find out how you can get involved at www.worldanimalday.org.uk

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