'Currently The Alister Hardy Society supports five Local Groups in Great Britain; the AHS London Group, the Oxford/Cotswold Group, the Wales group, the Chesterfield Group and the Midlands Group. Meetings of all Groups are open to all members of the public - the only qualification being interest in the study and discussion of spiritual/religious experience and related topics. The Groups invite speakers to give talks and run more informal discussion group meetings.'
'Meets five times a year ... Four of the meetings include an afternoon talk commencing 3.00 pm to 5.00 pm, when there is a break for a 'shared supper' (members are invited to bring a little finger food - tea and coffee is provided). Once a year, the Group holds an evening talk or invites members of other organisations with similar interests to join in a joint meeting to explore matters of mutual interest.'
'The South East Wales group was founded in December 2010. It is an informal gathering, drawing from each others' experience, knowledge and expertise. We meet in the convener's home four times a year in the afternoons. We hope we are able to fulfill and extend our own knowledge, and share our discoveries with the Society at large through the medium of De Numine.'
'Seminars are held on Tuesdays at 6.10 pm ... All talks are open to staff, students and members of the public ... Attendance is free and there is no need to book in advance.'
Goldsmiths University of London
'All evening talks take place on Thursday evenings, 8-10 pm ... Aquarius Severn is an open and friendly group - our talks attract people of all ages, and visitors are always welcome.'
Organize 'exhibitions, seminars and talks, workshops and classes. We offer a welcoming space for those seeking through the arts, sciences and philosophy, a deeper understanding of self and the wider world'.
'CPSG runs a monthly programme of talks, demonstrations and videos relating to the Paranormal. The Group's Secretary arranges for a different speaker to join us at each meeting, in order to give a talk on, or to demonstrate, a particular aspect of the subject. Potential new members are welcome to join us at these meetings ... The Group’s main meetings are currently held on the second Friday of the month ... at 7.15 pm.'
'Each term there are weekly lectures by respected authorities on a broad range of subjects. Over the years, our audiences have always told us how our wide variety of Lectures has opened doors for them to explore new areas of thought ... For places at our regular Tuesday & Friday evening programmes please pay at the door, unless indicated otherwise. Admission to normal lectures is £6'(with various concessions).
>>> Talks ...
'Talks are held on the first Thursday of each month at 19.15. Talks start 19.30.'
'We are a Spiritual Sanctuary dedicated to enriching people's lives through Right Thinking. All our events have a common aim ~ to live a happier and healthier life ... Our office and grounds are set in three acres of beautiful and very peaceful gardens in the picturesque village of Bosham, West Sussex. We offer a rich and varied programme of events'
'Hawkwood often stages various special events throughout the year, from concerts to lectures, open days, and retreats.'
>>> The Lectures
Organize an eclectic range of evening lectures; ticket prices typically £4.00-£12.00.
Hendrick's Lecture Series
'We meet regularly with a guest speaker or panel on the last Thursday of the month.'
>>> AWAITING 2015 Programme
'We aim to provide an interesting series of talks, with experienced speakers as well as others who are emerging as talented presenters of cutting edge research and new discoveries.' Unfortunately, the Forum does not seem to have met recently.
>>> Bristol - New Dimensions Group
'We meet monthly to hear talks on a wide range of esoteric subjects.'
'The Trust offers lectures on various Platonic subjects around the UK ... Lectures under the direct aegis of the Trust tend to be given in the autumn and spring ...'
Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution
Monthly public lectures, Friday evenings.
John Michell Memorial Lecture | Robert Cowley Memorial Lecture
Exploring and expanding the frontiers of science, medicine and spirituality 'Local Groups are autonomous groups of members and their guests, meeting together for lectures and discussions. They are not a formal part of the Network.'
>>> Future Lectures
'The Scottish Society for Psychical Research is the largest organisation dedicated to studying the Paranormal in Scotland. We have an excellent lecture programme attracting world-class speakers on paranormal topics. We also offer a free & confidential investigation into paranormal experiences ...'
'There is a programme of lectures with a variety of invited prominent speakers ... Over the years, the lectures have covered a wide spectrum of subjects, from crop circles (usually regarded as outside the Society's interests) and magic, through "core" areas of past-life memories or precognition, to discussions of neuro-chemical perspectives on altered states of consciousness, or media attitudes to the paranormal ... Admission is free to SPR members, with an admission fee for non-members.'
'SELFS meets every second Thursday of the month ... Talks start at 8.00 pm. Price £2.50/£1.50 concessions.'