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Ebbw Vale Metallurgical and Historical Society

Ebbw Vale Rugby Football Club, Eugene Cross Park, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, NP23 5AZ, Wales
evwat.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> EVM & H Society
Open Lectures & Talks'Ebbw Vale Works Museum extends a warm welcome to all visitors. Our large and varied collection tells the story of the coal, iron and steelmaking community at Ebbw Vale and the surrounding area from 1790 to the works closure in 2002 and its subsequent demolition ... The Museum in conjunction with the Ebbw Vale Metallurgical and Historical Society organises a series of lectures on materials, minerals, metallurgy, technical and historical themes during the period October to March each year.'
Historic CountyMonmouthshire
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website483

Positive Living Group Network - Highcliffe and New Forest

Greystones Hall, Waterford Road, Highcliffe, Christchurch, BH23 5JL, South East
www.hintonwoodtherapies.co.uk/plg.html
Open Lectures & TalksGatherings 'every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month (doors open at 7pm) ... Come and enjoy an inspiring talk with like-minded people'.
Historic CountyHampshire
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1289
Visits to Website355

Torquay & District Horticultural Society

Livermead House Hotel, Torbay Road, Torquay, Torbay, TQ2 6QJ, South West
ths.btck.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Talks ...
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet regularly in Torquay from autumn to spring for thirteen talks on plants, gardens and gardening. We also run coach trips and hold social events and a summer show. Membership £20 p.a. - which includes quarterly newsletters and free entry to the Society's talks. Non-members are welcome to attend the talks for a £5 entrance fee. Whether you live in S. Devon or are on holiday, we would be delighted to see you.'
Historic CountyDevon
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1183
Visits to Website310

ThoughtOut: How Ideas Work

UEA London, 102 Middlesex Street, London,, The City, E1 7EZ, London
www.open-lectures.co.uk/Ideas-The-Future/
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & TalksThoughtOut 'hopes to help bridge the perceived gap between two imaginary places called “the ivory tower” and “the real world,” to bring them together through ideas that we believe should be at the center of cultural debate today'. Holding early evening events once or twice a month.
Also IndexedUniversity of East Anglia
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP978
Visits to Website556

RSPB Pinner & District

St John The Baptist Church Hall, Church Lane, Pinner, Harrow, HA5 3AA, London
www.rspb.org.uk/groups/pinner/
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & Talks'We have regular monthly indoor meetings locally from September to May and a programme of visits to local nature reserves throughout the year ... Meetings start at 8 pm.'
Historic CountyLondon - Outer
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP734
Visits to Website240

Abergavenny Astronomy Society

King’s Arms, 29 Nevill Street, Monmouthshire, NP7 5AA, Wales
abergavennyas.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Meetings
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings are open from 7 pm and the talks start promptly at 7.15 pm. Everyone welcome ... Come along and get a new perspective on the universe in which you live!'
Historic CountyMonmouthshire
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1593
Visits to Website862

Manchester Grammar School, The

Old Hall Lane, Fallowfield, Manchester, M13 0XT, North West
mgs.org/upcoming-events
Open Lectures & TalksHave organized several Named Lectures and related events which can be 'open to the public'. Enquire about attendance.
Named Lectures & TalksHugh Oldham Lecture | Paton Lecture
Historic CountyLancashire
Type of BodyLearning Centre
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1116
Visits to Website628

Raymond Williams Foundation

www.raymondwilliamsfoundation.org.uk
Open Lectures & TalksAims include 'to support: adult education through partnership with the WEA and similar organizations; the continuation of annual Raymond Williams weekends on broad social, political, philosophical and cultural themes'. Also: 'RWF are delighted to support News from Nowhere and Discussion Circles by including information within this website'.
Also IndexedDiscussion in Pubs
Type of BodyTrust & Foundation
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1161
Visits to Website386

University of Warwick Book Festival

Warwick Arts Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, West Midlands
www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/cross_fac/ias/bookfestival
Open Lectures & TalksUsually held mid-May.
Historic CountyWarwickshire
Type of BodyFestival
Views 'Full' Record + MAP879
Visits to Website289

UK Parliament

www.parliament.uk
Navigate Website>>> Get Involved >>> Parliamentary Outreach
Open Lectures & TalksParliament Talks: 'A series of regular, subject-specific events to be held around the UK ... Each event will feature a range of expert speakers who will explain and lead discussion on Parliament’s vital role in effectively scrutinising public policy and holding the Government to account. Attendees at Parliament Talks events will find out how the work of Parliament is particularly relevant to a specific subject or issue and the opportunities to engage with and influence the members and committees of the House of Commons and House of Lords.'
Type of BodyAgency
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1022
Visits to Website497

Somerset & Dorset Railway Trust - South Somerset

Cleaveside Close Community Hall, Cleaveside Close, Queen Camel, South Somerset, BA22 7PR, South West
www.sdrt.org.uk
Category:Railway History
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings held on Saturdays ... starting at 7.30 pm.'
Historic CountySomerset
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP822
Visits to Website272

Pinner Philatelic Society

Methodist Church Hall, Love Lane, Pinner, Harrow, HA5 3EE, London
pinnerps.wix.com/home
Navigate Website>>> Programme
Open Lectures & Talks'Meets usually on the first Tuesday of each month (except August) at 7.30 pm for 8.00 pm start ... Visitors are most welcome to attend any of the meetings.'
Historic CountyLondon - Outer
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1103
Visits to Website392

Rationalist Association

newhumanist.org.uk/history
Open Lectures & TalksCan organize lectures, talks and related events.
Views 'Full' Record + MAP816
Visits to Website283

* The Railway Magazine

www.railwaymagazine.co.uk
Category:Railway History
Open Lectures & TalksCalendar of UK local railway society meetings/events - but now it seems only accessible to subscribers.
Type of BodyJournal & Magazine
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1047
Visits to Website533

Sherborne Beekeepers' Association

The Mitre Inn, Sandford Orcas, West Dorset, DT9 4RU, South West
www.bbka.org.uk/local/sherborne/index.shtml
Navigate Website>>> Meetings
Open Lectures & Talks'During the winter season there are indoor meetings when we invite speakers from outside to talk on a wide range of subjects.' Usually Monday evenings at 7.30 pm.
Historic CountyDorset
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP957
Visits to Website327

Athroniaeth Abertawe / Swansea Philosophy

www.SwanseaPhilosophy.co.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'We are a group of local people of all ages, both men and women, who have no formal in-depth philosophical training, but who love sharing ideas and learning new things in a supportive environment.'
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Views 'Full' Record + MAP2832
Visits to Website1914

Ross Photographic Society

Ross Conservative Club, Hillsborough, The Avenue, Ross-on-Wye, County of Herefordshire, HR9 5AW, West Midlands
www.rosscameraclub.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Programme
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet on Wednesday Evenings at the Ross Conservative Club (con club membership not required!) ... between the months of September and May ... Throughout the season's programme, we have guest speakers covering as many different aspects of photography as possible. Also we hold a number of members' evenings where we all enjoy seeing what various members have got up to throughout the year ...'
Historic CountyHerefordshire
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP850
Visits to Website382

Parkstone Camera Club

Church of the Holy Angels, Lilliput Road, Poole, BH14 8JX, South West
parkstonecameraclub.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Meetings Programme ...
Open Lectures & TalksMeetings usually Wednesday evenings, 7.15 pm for 7.30 pm start.
Historic CountyDorset
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1317
Visits to Website667

Summer Crop Circle Lectures

The Corn Exchange, Market Place, Devies, Wiltshire, SN10 1HS, South West
www.summerlectures.co.uk
Open Lectures & TalksLatest Dates 31 July - 2 August 2015.
Historic CountyWiltshire
Type of BodyFestival
Views 'Full' Record + MAP720
Visits to Website485

York Literature Festival

www.yorkliteraturefestival.co.uk
Open Lectures & TalksUsually held mid-May.
Historic CountyYorkshire North Riding
Type of BodyFestival
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1027
Visits to Website735

Ayrshire Railway Preservation Group

Geordies Byre, 103 Main Street, Town Centre, Ayr, South Ayrshire, KA8 8BU, Scotland
arpg.org.uk/wp/
Category:Railway History
Navigate Website>>> Winter Meetings
Open Lectures & TalksWinter monthly evening meetings, mostly first Wednesday of the month.
Historic CountyAyrshire
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP993
Visits to Website457

Reflex Photographic Society

Rainham School For Girls, Derwent Way, Rainham, Medway, ME8 0BX, South East
www.reflexphoto.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Current Programme
Open Lectures & Talks'We have a fairly large group of members in various stages of learning photography, Photoshop and producing digital prints either from digital cameras or scanning from slides. There is so much to talk about we often run out of time on club nights. Members range from the experienced with impressive letters after their names to beginners who are encouraged at every stage to enter and take part in all the club activities. There is a warm friendly atmosphere within the club and everyone is made very welcome.'
Historic CountyKent
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP746
Visits to Website303

Cottage Garden Society - Norfolk

East Tuddenham Jubilee Hall, Mattishall Road, East Tuddenham, Breckland, NR20 3LR, Eastern
thecottagegardensociety.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Regional Groups >>> Norfolk
Open Lectures & Talks'This group has almost 250 members. In winter, meetings are held at 2 pm in Tuddenham Jubilee Hall. Talks are organised in autumn and winter and garden visits are arranged in the summer. New members always welcome.'
Historic CountyNorfolk
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP997
Visits to Website406

Sherborne Museum

Church Lane, Sherborne, West Dorset, DT9 3BP, South West
www.sherbornemuseum.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Forthcoming Events
Open Lectures & TalksMission includes to 'play a key role within the local community, actively contributing to learning and education across all age groups, for example, through organised school visits, loans boxes and the provision of handling objects. In addition, the holding of lectures, meetings and entertainment events appropriate for a wider audience ...'.
Named Lectures & TalksGerald Pitman Memorial Lecture | James Gibb Lecture
Historic CountyDorset
Type of BodyMuseum & Gallery
Views 'Full' Record + MAP776
Visits to Website307

Penryn & Falmouth Old Cornwall Society

The Athenaeum Club, Kimberley Place, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 3QL, South West
www.oldcornwall.net
Navigate Website>>> Societies >>> Penryn & Falmouth OCS
Open Lectures & Talks'All indoor meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the Month ... All are welcome so why not come and join us. All talks are followed by a chat over a cup of tea or coffee and biscuits.'
Historic CountyCornwall
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1507
Visits to Website348

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