J.B. Priestley Society, The
Navigate Website>>> Society News
Open Lectures & TalksAims of the Society include 'to hold lectures, seminars or other events, and to exhibit films or video-cassettes either separately or in conjunction with such events'.
Views 'Full' Record + MAP2346
Visits to Website1072

Jaffé & Neale Bookshop & Café

1 Middle Row, Chipping Norton, West Oxfordshire, OX7 5NH, South East
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional talks, book launches, and similar.
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Type of BodyBookshop
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1008
Visits to Website1177

James Hutton Institute, The

Craigiebuckler, City of Aberdeen, AB15 8QH
Open Lectures & Talks'Hosts a number of events for members of the public, the farming and agriculture industry, policy makers, food manufacturers, marketers, land managers and and land users.' Enquire about attendance.
Also IndexedMacaulay Land Use Research Institute | Scottish Crop Research Institute
Historic CountyAberdeenshire
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Visits to Website1005

Jane Austen Festival

The Mission Theatre, 32 Corn Street, Bath, Bath & North East Somerset, BA1 1UF, South West
Navigate Website>>> Jane Austen Festival
Open Lectures & TalksUsually held mid-September.
Also IndexedJane Austen Centre
Historic CountySomerset
Type of BodyFestival
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1157
Visits to Website794

Jane Austen Society
Category:Jane Austen
Open Lectures & TalksEvents of the Society and related events elsewhere.
Views 'Full' Record + MAP972
Visits to Website983

Jane Austen Society - Cambridge

Cambridge, CB1 3RJ, Eastern
Category:Jane Austen
Navigate Website>>> Meetings
Open Lectures & Talks'The Group meets four or five times a year. Previous meetings have included discussions of favourite passages and characters, viewings and discussions of film adaptations, lectures on Sanditon and Regency England, Eliza de Feuillide and Warren Hastings, the Hidden Autobiography in Jane Austen's novels, Folk Song of Jane Austen's period and the Pleasures of Collecting Austeniana. Recent meetings have included a strawberry tea with a discussion of "What if...?", a talk about Jane Austen's holidays, and an evening of music that Jane Austen would have known.'
Historic CountyCambridgeshire
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1172
Visits to Website871

Jane Austen Society - Hampshire

Jane Austen's House Museum, Chawton, East Hampshire, GU34 1SD, South East
Category:Jane Austen
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & Talks'The Hampshire Group was established in May 2002 and by the end of its first year had already attracted over 100 members. We are fortunate in serving the county Jane Austen knew and loved best, where she was born, where almost all of her novels were written, and where she is buried. Our members are also particularly well placed to attend the Society's annual meeting in Chawton each July and to benefit from other Jane Austen events which find a natural location in the county.'
Historic CountyHampshire
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1000
Visits to Website865

Jane Austen Society - Kent
Category:Jane Austen
Open Lectures & Talks'The Kent Branch has a varied programme of events which includes talks and lectures, visits and a summer "period" entertainment, with music, dancing or drama. There is an annual lunch or dinner in November, and a lively Discussion Group which meets twice a year.'
Historic CountyKent
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1076
Visits to Website937

Jane Austen Society - London

St Colomba's Church Hall, Pont Street, Kensington & Chelsea, SW1X 0BD, London
Category:Jane Austen
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & Talks'The London Group of the Jane Austen Society now meets at 2.30 pm on four Saturdays in the year ... These meetings, of which at least one is free to members of the Group (all others are charged at cost), feature either a speaker or a speaker-led discussion, sometimes with videos to illustrate screen adaptations of the novels. Tea and biscuits are included. In addition, there is a full-day annual Group outing held on a Saturday in summer and a Birthday Lunch on a Saturday at the start of December.'
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1790
Visits to Website842

Jane Austen Society - Northern

Friends' Meeting House, Friargate, York, YO1 9RL, Yorkshire and the Humber
Category:Jane Austen
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & Talks'Our annual events range from scholarly lectures and study days to informal and lively discussions.'
Historic CountyYorkshire North Riding
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP911
Visits to Website821

Jane Austen Society - Scottish
Category:Jane Austen
Navigate Website>> Events
Open Lectures & TalksHold about four meetings per year, usually either in Glasgow or Edinburgh.
Type of BodyLocal Society
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Visits to Website956

Jane Austen Society - South West

URC Hall, Dix's Field, Southernhay, Exeter, EX1 1QA, South West
Category:Jane Austen
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & TalksOrganize every few months a 'day conference with morning coffee, buffet lunch, afternoon tea and two lectures'.
Historic CountyDevon
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1111
Visits to Website862

Jane Austen's House Museum

Chawton, East Hampshire, GU34 1SD, South East
Navigate Website>>> What's On
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional talks and related events.
Historic CountyHampshire
Type of BodyHeritage Building
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Visits to Website925

Japan Foundation

Russell Square House, 10-12 Russell Square, Camden, WC1B 5EH, London
Open Lectures & TalksLectures and related events in wide-ranging programme. Usually: 'This event is free to attend but booking is essential'.
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyTrust & Foundation
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Visits to Website1421

Japan Society, The

Swire House, 59 Buckingham Gate, Westminster, SW1E 6AJ, London
Open Lectures & Talks'With our extensive programme of events, The Japan Society provides many opportunities for Japanese and non-Japanese to meet and share ideas and new experiences. Naturally, there is plenty on offer for those wanting to extend their understanding of contemporary and traditional Japan, its culture, language and people. However, with a membership that is approximately 50% Japanese, we also have events which focus on aspects of British life and provide opportunities to get to know the UK better. The format of events is as varied as the content: lectures and seminars sit alongside gallery visits, film screenings, pub nights and formal dinners.' Arrangements vary: check details - including whether need to be a member of the Society to attend a specific event.
Historic CountyLondon - Central
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Visits to Website1859

Japanese Garden Society, The
Navigate Website>>> Diary
Open Lectures & Talks'Through regional groups, The Japanese Garden Society meets at various UK locations throughout the year. Meetings vary from informal evening lectures to weekend events, with exhibits from members representing both amateur and professional sectors ... Currently we have Regional groups in the: Southeast; Southwest; Northwest; Midlands; Yorkshire and Humber.'
Named Lectures & TalksMaureen Busby Lecture
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Visits to Website1048


Jarrold, London Street, Norwich, NR2 1JF, Eastern
Open Lectures & TalksBook launches, literary lunches and related events.
Historic CountyNorfolk
Type of BodyBookshop
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Visits to Website767

Jaywick Local History Society

Golf Green Hall, Golf Green Road, Jaywick, Tendring, CO15 2RH, Eastern
Navigate Website>>> What's On
Open Lectures & Talks'Please come along to one of our two-monthly meetings. You will be warmly welcomed as the aim is to make friends through an interest in Jaywick and its history. These are not heavy going evenings but just a sociable gathering to listen to an interesting speaker and meet people living in and around the village. Talks usually last about 45 minutes with a cup of tea or coffee at half time.'
Historic CountyEssex
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1260
Visits to Website719

Jewish Book Week

Kings Place, 90 York Way, Islington, N1 9AG, London
Open Lectures & TalksUsually held late February.
Online Lectures & Talks'Welcome to the Jewish Book Week Online Archive. This is more than just a record of our previous events. This is a major resource for anyone concerned with Jewish writing. You can find transcripts and audio files of sessions from the previous festivals. You can access this material simply browsing from session to session, by using the search engine, or by using the contributor index.'
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyFestival
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1849
Visits to Website1267

Jewish Community Centre for London
Navigate Website>>> Books & Debate
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional talks, conversations, debates etc. Transformed into JW3.
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Visits to Website821

Jewish Genealogical Society of Great Britain
Open Lectures & TalksOrganized into a range of Regional Groups and Special Interest Groups: See the Section Programme for a Calendar of Events at the Groups: 'Meetings of these groups are free to members of JGSGB but a charge will be made to non members which will be offset against any future subscription to the Society ... The Society is open to all interested in Jewish genealogy and is constituted on a secular basis.'
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1303
Visits to Website927

Jewish Historical Society of England
Open Lectures & Talks'Knowledgeable speakers deliver talks on Jewish history for each branch of the Society. A small entrance fee may be charged to cover light refreshments either before or after the talk, to which both members of the Society and non-members are invited to attend.'
Views 'Full' Record + MAP942
Visits to Website661

Jewish Historical Society of England - Essex

King Solomon High School, Forest Road, Barkingside, Redbridge, IG6 3HB, London
Open Lectures & TalksEvening lectures, once per month.
Historic CountyLondon - Outer
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1039
Visits to Website990

Jewish Historical Society of England - Leeds

United Hebrew Congregation, 151 Shadwell Lane, Leeds, LS17 8DW, Yorkshire and the Humber
Open Lectures & TalksEvening Lectures once per month.
Historic CountyYorkshire West Riding
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1986
Visits to Website1024

Jewish Historical Society of England - London

St John's Wood Synagogue, Grove End Road, Westminster, NW8 9NG, London
Open Lectures & TalksEvening Lectures every 1-2 months.
Historic CountyLondon - Outer
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP993
Visits to Website921

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