A-Z of LECTURES and CATEGORIES

Locality: The City

www.arabbritishcentre.org.uk/events

Visits to the Website770
Open Lectures & Talks

'In 2006 we began developing an agenda of events, placing a particular emphasis on the arts, culture and society of the Arab world. We now have a regular programme of events and activities ... In addition to our own cultural events, we are also able to publicise the events of like-minded organisations working in the field ...'

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www.barbican.org.uk/education

Category:Arts Centres
Visits to the Website2357
Views of 'Full' Record1290

www.battleofideas.org.uk

Visits to the Website707
Open Lectures & Talks

'Two days of high-level, thought-provoking, public debate organised by the Institute of Ideas with the Barbican.' Held October.

Also indexedInstitute of Ideas
Views of 'Full' Record939

www.battlefieldstrust.com

Visits to the Website679
Open Lectures & Talks'The Fusilier Museum London is excited to be hosting a series of lunchtime talks curated by The Battlefields Trust' plus other lectures and talks around and about.
Also indexedFusilier Museum London
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www.bishopsgate.org.uk

Visits to the Website1227
Open Lectures & TalksBishopsgate Institute offers a seasonal programme of cultural events including concerts, illustrated talks, topical debates and literary evenings. These take place in our historic library and Great Hall.' Usually a charge to attend; advanced booking required.
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www.cass.city.ac.uk

Visits to the Website641
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www.colf.org

Category:Arts Festivals
Visits to the Website768
Open Lectures & TalksFestival usually held late June/early July.
Views of 'Full' Record870

www.crossandcockade.com

Visits to the Website684
Views of 'Full' Record1026

www.drjohnsonshouse.org

Visits to the Website841
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional evening lectures.
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www.eolfhs.org.uk/diary/

Visits to the Website533
Open Lectures & TalksMeet 'last Friday of the month at 6.00 pm'.
Views of 'Full' Record709

www.fleetstreettalks.org

Category:Christianity
Visits to the Website763
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www.london-city-churches.org.uk

Visits to the Website576
Open Lectures & Talks

Walks, talks and other events: 'Please note that all of the events are intended for members of the Friends in the first instance. Subject to demand members may bring guests unless otherwise stated.'

Views of 'Full' Record1088

www.gresham.ac.uk

Visits to the Website547
Open Lectures & TalksGresham College has provided free public talks within the City of London for over 400 years. Founded by 1597, Gresham College is London’s oldest Higher Education Institution. Our Gresham Professors and other visiting speakers offer over 100 free public events every year.' The eight professorships are currently in: Astronomy, Commerce, Divinity, Geometry, Law, Music, Physic, Rhetoric. There are also Visting Professors in History, and in American Studies, as well as an Honorary Gresham Professor. The college does not award degrees or teach courses.
Online Lectures & TalksVideo and audio recordings of recent lectures.
Views of 'Full' Record1415

www.hammickslegal.com

Category:Law & Society
Visits to the Website701
Open Lectures & Talks

Regular book launches at their flagship store in central London.

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www.islamic-banking.com

Visits to the Website481
Open Lectures & Talks

'The Institute holds lectures throughout the year in London on key topics in the area of Islamic finance. These lectures are generally held monthly with extended lectures for visiting scholars are organised separately in honour of two leading early Muslim scholars – Ibn Rushd and Ibn Khaldun, and to highlight and nurture the intellectual capital available within the Muslim Community ... Attendance to the lectures is free though, in certain instances and for the extended lecture series, the Institute may require to make a charge.'

Views of 'Full' Record942

www.ior.org.uk

Visits to the Website446
Open Lectures & Talks'Free evening lectures for members and non members help you to keep up to date with the latest advances in refrigeration technology, meet leading scientists and practitioners, and network with fellow members. The downloads of papers, slides and discussion reports are free to members only ... Refreshments are offered before and after the meetings which start at 5.15 pm.' Unfortunately these lectures no longer seem to be offered (but note the Webinars).
Views of 'Full' Record648

www.justice.org.uk

Visits to the Website575
Views of 'Full' Record715

www.justshare.org.uk

Visits to the Website463
Open Lectures & Talks

Lectures usually early Wednesday evenings: 'All JustShare events - lectures, debates and panel discussions - are open to the public and free of charge. Fairtrade refreshments are often served afterwards providing an opportunity to meet the speakers and ask questions informally.'

Online Lectures & Talks

Videos of some previous lectures etc.

Views of 'Full' Record581

www.lamas.org.uk

Visits to the Website499
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly lectures, Tuesday evenings.
Named Lectures & TalksJohn Stow Memorial Service
Views of 'Full' Record993

forteanlondon.blogspot.com

Visits to the Website968
Open Lectures & Talks

'We meet regularly with a guest speaker or panel on the last Thursday of the month.'

Views of 'Full' Record897

londonlegalsalon.blogspot.co.uk

Category:Law & Society
Visits to the Website508
Open Lectures & Talks

'Every meeting will be introduced by a short talk from a lawyer or commentator in the area under examination. The discussion will then be opened to those attending to make contributions or ask questions. The meetings will last around ninety minutes and operate under Chatham House rules.'

Views of 'Full' Record1260

www.londonmet.ac.uk/londonmet/news/

Visits to the Website602
Open Lectures & Talks

'Events Calendar'.

Views of 'Full' Record579

www.lso.co.uk

Category:Music & Dance
Visits to the Website492
Open Lectures & Talks'Occasionally we are able to present pre-concert talks at the Barbican before LSO concerts, which give an insight into the music and artists, and often a glimpse behind the scenes at how a composer works or how a soloist maintains their busy schedule. Pre-concert talks are usually free and take place in the Barbican Hall or Fountain Room on the Foyer an hour before the concert.'
Also indexedLSO
Views of 'Full' Record721

www.minsouth.org.uk

Visits to the Website541
Open Lectures & Talks'MinSouth Lectures are designed to provide industry workers with an informal, relevant and diverse topic to complement their professional continued learning. The lectures are given by industry leaders and followed by nibbles and snacks, complements of MinSouth. The lectures are about an hour in length, and people generally stay on for a chance to speak further with the guest lecturer, and to have a pint with friends. The lectures are held monthly from October to June ... The MinSouth Lectures are provided free of charge to everyone, and students are encouraged to attend.' Enquire about attendance.
Also indexedInstitute of Materials, Minerals and Mining
Views of 'Full' Record689

www.museumoflondon.org.uk/london-wall/

Visits to the Website486
Open Lectures & TalksWide range of talks and lectures listed, including several sponsored by outside organizations. The Museum's talks and lectures are usually: 'Free but tickets allocated on arrival'. Arrangements for hosted events vary: check details.
Also indexedMuseum of London Docklands
Views of 'Full' Record594

pfalondon.org

Visits to the Website727
Views of 'Full' Record1050

www.rsph.org.uk

Visits to the Website477
Open Lectures & TalksHave organized occasional 'free' talks and related events.
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www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/services/libraries-and-archives/our-libraries/Pages/Shoe...

Visits to the Website408
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional Lunchtime Talks: 'All events and exhibitions are free ...'
Also indexedCity of London Corporation
Views of 'Full' Record870

www.socialisthistorysociety.co.uk/news.htm

Category:Social History
Visits to the Website542
Open Lectures & Talks

SHS Public Talks and Lectures 'This year the SHS is aiming for greater regularity in its meeting schedule, with one public meeting in London per month.'

Named Lectures & TalksA L Morton Memorial Lecture
Views of 'Full' Record622

www.slla.co.uk/programme.htm

Category:Arts & Crafts
Visits to the Website242
Open Lectures & Talks'The Association organises monthly meetings with lectures given by acknowledged practitioners in lettering, calligraphy and related fields.'
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stbride.org/events

Visits to the Website202
Open Lectures & TalksOrganize 'a stimulating events programme put together and delivered by people who are passionate about typography, graphic design and print ... The money we raise from talks and conferences directly supports the Library.'
Views of 'Full' Record570

www.stmarylebow.co.uk

Visits to the Website402
Open Lectures & TalksSignificant programme of lectures, debates and related events.
Named Lectures & TalksBoyle Lecture | City Talk | JustShare Lecture
Views of 'Full' Record571

www.stpauls.co.uk/Learning-Education/St-Pauls-Forum

Visits to the Website1629
Open Lectures & Talks'St Paul’s Forum runs a programme of events at St Paul’s Cathedral exploring Christian life and spirituality. The programme is open to all and will continue with retreats, reflective study days, services, public debates and talks.'
Also indexedSt Paul's Forum
Views of 'Full' Record650

www.stpaulsinstitute.org.uk/Events

Visits to the Website342
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional seminars, often annotated something like: 'This event is provided free of charge, but registration is essential.'
Also indexedSt Paul's Forum
Views of 'Full' Record569

www.open-lectures.co.uk/Ideas-The-Future/

Visits to the Website585
Open Lectures & Talks

ThoughtOut '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. Alert 'The University of East Anglia has ceased offering degree courses in London.'

Also indexedUniversity of East Anglia
Views of 'Full' Record1024

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