Royal visit from shopping queen
A FAMOUS television personality is coming to Bucks next week.
Retail consultant and broadcaster Mary Portas, who is known for her series Queen of Shops, is visiting Chalfont St Giles Memorial Hall, School Lane, on June 18.
She will be giving a talk on her new book called Shop Girl.
Rena Hume, who helped arrange the visit, said: “I just think we’re extremely lucky to have her coming and I hope that she gets a good audience.”
“She’s a really dynamic person if you’ve seen her on TV. We hope she will spend some time in the village.”
“We’re hoping that people turn out and meet her just because it’s always aspiring to meet somebody who’s a success in her life.”
Tickets to the visit are £8 and include a glass of Pimms or wine.
There will be a book signing at 6pm, followed by the talk and an interview at 6.30pm.
Contact 01494 872 745 or 01494 873 966 for more information.
All proceeds will go towards the community library.