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skeptic.org.uk

Category:Skepticism
Visits to the Website615
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Pursuing Truth through Reason and Evidence 'A speaker is invited each month to present a topic of interest, which is followed by a discussion in a relaxed and friendly pub atmosphere.'

Views of 'Full' Record791

www.aberdeen.skepticsinthepub.org

Category:Skepticism
Visits to the Website653
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Meetings usually every two weeks, Thursday evenings.

Views of 'Full' Record803

www.scimednet.org

Visits to the Website750
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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.'

Views of 'Full' Record1514

thesciencenetwork.org

Visits to the Website481
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'The mission of The Science Network (TSN) is to build an online science and society agora, or public square, dedicated to the discussion of issues at the intersection of science and social policy ...

Views of 'Full' Record759

www.russellsoc.org

Visits to the Website514
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'The Society is organised into seven branches, distributed throughout the UK, and Members are assigned to the Branch covering their area.'

Views of 'Full' Record1000

www.rsb.org.uk

Visits to the Website734
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'We have a vibrant network of branches, which provide a service for local members by keeping them in touch and involved with our activities. Each branch arranges events of interest at local level ranging from meetings on professional matters, such as careers events, to social gatherings, such as fungal forays. These activities are a great way to develop professional contacts and to share interests.'

Views of 'Full' Record691

www.rps.org/events

Visits to the Website873
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'The Royal Photographic Society is a unique Society that is ... open to everyone to join ... Membership is open to everyone interested in photography in the UK and throughout the world, be they amateur or professional, artist or scientist, young or old. Many members also join one or more of the specialist Groups within The Society. Events are also organised by local Regions or Chapters.'

Views of 'Full' Record892

www.rma.ac.uk

Category:Music & Dance
Visits to the Website816
Overview

Occasional lectures and talks alongside their more extended events.

Views of 'Full' Record1034

www.rmets.org

Visits to the Website984
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'We bring together scientists, policy makers and weather enthusiasts for lively, informed debates on weather-related issues. [The Society] organizes an annual programme of meetings in London and around the country.'

Views of 'Full' Record1175

www.rin.org.uk

Visits to the Website876
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Occasional lectures can be open to non-members, with the annotation frequently something like: 'Registration is not required and non-members are welcome'.

Named Lectures & TalksAnderson Memorial Lecture | E G R Taylor Lecture
Views of 'Full' Record761

www.architecture.com

Visits to the Website545
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'The RIBA has a wide and varied programme of events, exhibitions, talks and resources for everyone to enjoy, whether you are an architect or simply appreciate the buildings all around you.' Usually events are free but booking essential.

Also indexedRIBA
Views of 'Full' Record859

www.res.org.uk

Visits to the Website665
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The Annual Public Lecture 'This initiative by the RES aims to bring the best communicators in the economics profession into contact with a wide public and to show the importance of top-quality economic research. Aimed principally at sixth form students of Economics but of interest to all, the Annual Public Lectures have become an established part of the senior school calendar.'

Views of 'Full' Record929

www.riverflies.org

Visits to the Website967
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'Riverfly Partnership (RP) events, talks and Angler's Monitoring Initiative (AMI) workshops are listed. Riverfly events and courses held by RP partner organisations are also listed.'

Also indexedSalmon and Trout Association
Views of 'Full' Record994

www.richardiii.net

Category:Richard III
Visits to the Website915
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Lectures, talks and related events.

Views of 'Full' Record1818

www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00729d9

Visits to the Website1119
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Details of the latest Series of Lectures.

Also indexedBBC
Views of 'Full' Record3042

newhumanist.org.uk/history

Visits to the Website433
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Can organize lectures, talks and related events.

Views of 'Full' Record1118

www.rchs.org.uk

Visits to the Website1000
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Apart from the activities of their Local (and Interest) Groups, organize the annual Clinker Lecture.

Named Lectures & TalksClinker Lecture
Views of 'Full' Record1933

www.postalhistory.org.uk

Category:Social History
Visits to the Website419
Overview

'Regular all-day meetings held in London and the provinces.'

Views of 'Full' Record787

www.positivelivinggroups.org.uk

Visits to the Website531
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Most Groups organize regular meetings at which 'a talk is given by some of the most inspirational people in the field of alternative living followed by light refreshments and the opportunity to socialise with like-minded people over a cuppa ...'.

Views of 'Full' Record823

www.nccpg.com/In-your-area.aspx

Category:Plant Heritage
Visits to the Website729
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Access to details of the activities of about 40 Local Groups.

Also indexedNational Council for the Conservation of Plants and Gardens
Views of 'Full' Record785

www.serenbooks.com/events

Category:Publishers
Visits to the Website559
Overview

Rnage of events including book launches, author talks, readings, etc.

Views of 'Full' Record839

www.penguin.co.uk

Category:Publishers
Visits to the Website587
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Authors, Talks and Signings 'Your chance to meet, listen and talk to Penguin authors. Our events guide provides information about author appearances, including dates, times and venues.'

Views of 'Full' Record972

www.panmacmillan.com/Events

Category:Publishers
Visits to the Website1073
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Talks and book launches.

Views of 'Full' Record1211

www.orionbooks.co.uk

Category:Publishers
Visits to the Website1371
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'Find out when your favourite authors are going to be in town ... events for all authors in all regions.'

Views of 'Full' Record939

www.nuffieldtrust.org.uk

Visits to the Website650
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'We provide a respected forum for debate and a platform for UK and international health leaders to discuss health care reform. Our Talks section spreads the learning from our events and wider programme of research ...

Views of 'Full' Record806

www.nuffieldbioethics.org

Visits to the Website796
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'The Council holds an annual public lecture, usually in April or May (to coincide with the Forward Look seminar where topics of interest for future Council reports are discussed). Every year a guest speaker is invited to give an international perspective on a bioethics issue of their choice. Our public lectures are free to attend and open to anyone.'

Views of 'Full' Record1029

www.northernceramicsociety.org

Category:Arts & Crafts
Visits to the Website567
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'The NCS holds monthly meetings, usually – but not always – on the last Saturday of the month. We always have two lectures – one at 11.30 am and the other at 2.00 pm. Meetings are held in September, October and November and then we take a break for December and January (although those suffering from withdrawal symptoms can come to the Winter Weekend on the last weekend in January!) We resume in February to May. In the afternoon of the May meeting we hold our AGM, which is always followed by a Pot Session where members bring various ceramics for discussion. This is always a very interesting session. In June we have a Summer Visit to a museum, house or private collection.'

Views of 'Full' Record1042

newcomen.com

Visits to the Website594
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Each of the seven UK Branches normally arranges a winter programme of lectures and related events.

Views of 'Full' Record808

www.open-lectures.co.uk/writers-writing/

Visits to the Website479
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Details of 'new writers' appearing at various Festivals and related events throughout the year. ALERT At Review, I could not find current events listed.

Views of 'Full' Record761

www.nvsuk.org.uk

Visits to the Website1187
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'The society is currently organised into five regional branches, each covering its own area of the country. Associated with these branches are local District Associations, also known as DAs, who hold local meetings, usually monthly, to talk about growing vegetables. Often speakers are arranged to lecture on growing specific vegetables, such as onions, cauliflowers, tomatoes etc and other topics of interest to gardeners and growers. The speakers are specialist experts and the lectures are of value to both the expert and the novice vegetable grower.'

Views of 'Full' Record933

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/supporter-groups

Visits to the Website576
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'Through an organised year-long programme of talks, outings, holidays and social events members make friends, learn more about the National Trust and its properties and support its work. There are now around 200 such groups in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, as well as in Belgium.'

Views of 'Full' Record875

www.medievalists.net/videos/lectures/

Visits to the Website1683
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'Offers lectures on medieval history on video. In recent years, universities are using Youtube and other video sharing services to release their lectures and conferences to the world. This growing trend is allowing medievalists to watch and learn about a wide variety of topics ...

Views of 'Full' Record1239

www.mrc.ac.uk/Sciencesociety/Events/index.htm

Visits to the Website1010
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'The MRC organises and participates in a wide range of public and specialist events. These range from focused regional activities run by individual scientists to sponsorship of and involvement in national science festivals.'

Views of 'Full' Record1093

margaretrope.wordpress.com

Visits to the Website315
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Can feature details of lectures and talks about "Marga", one of the great "Later Arts & Crafts Movement" stained-glass artists, her main career being from 1910-1930. Her works can be seen in churches across three continents, and in museums in America.

Views of 'Full' Record1052

www.open-lectures.co.uk/writers-writing/

Visits to the Website498
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'Our events diary will be interspersed with a variety of quality, yet informal literary events, ranging from talks on modern English novels by well-known authors of 21st century fiction and non-fiction to walks and visits to the favourite haunts of the great writers and the characters that crop up in their novels ...' ALERT No longer seems to be active.

Views of 'Full' Record891

www.littlebrown.co.uk/Events/Index.page

Category:Publishers
Visits to the Website562
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Book launches, talks and related.

Views of 'Full' Record751

www.lrta.org/meets.html

Category:Railway History
Visits to the Website572
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Monthly calendar of Meetings of the Association's regional/area groups, and of those of related societies.

Also indexedTramway & Light Railway Society
Views of 'Full' Record983

www.katherineswynfordsociety.org.uk

Visits to the Website1184
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'Organizes a series of occasional indoor lectures in the winter.'

Views of 'Full' Record2341

www.jrf.org.uk/events

Visits to the Website809
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'Our events bring together organisations and experts from across government, independent and voluntary sectors, along with service users ... The majority of our events are invitation only, but please contact us if there is an upcoming event you would like to attend.' (Some events are organized with other organizations (e.g. LSE) and attendance arrangements can then be more open.)

Views of 'Full' Record835

www.jmt.org/local-member-groups.asp

Visits to the Website584
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Occasional talks listed in the (Local) Events section: 'The John Muir Trust has an active member network, with groups across the UK. You are welcome to come along to the local events organised by these groups. Contact your local group to see how you can get involved.'

Views of 'Full' Record1307

www.jbpriestleysociety.com

Visits to the Website1269
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Aims 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 of 'Full' Record2774

www.iaw.org.uk

Visits to the Website722
Overview

Usually held in the Spring.

Also indexedIslamic Society of Britain
Views of 'Full' Record867

www.interfaith.org.uk

Visits to the Website631
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Access to regional and local listings of inter faith bodies, with occasional open lectures and talks listed.

Views of 'Full' Record787

www.istructe.org/home

Visits to the Website483
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Organize occasional lectures open to non-members.

Named Lectures & TalksJames Sutherland Lecture | Maitland Lecture
Views of 'Full' Record869

www.theiet.org/events/

Visits to the Website647
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Wide range of lectures at national or local level, including The IET Prestige Lecture Series: 'Attending an IET Lecture is your opportunity to see the future of engineering. IET Lectures are free to attend ... All Network events are open to the public and most are free of charge.'

Named Lectures & TalksAppleton Lecture | Kelvin Lecture | Clerk Maxwell Lecture | Mountbatten Lecture | Nuffield / Mensforth Lecture | Sir Henry Royce Memorial Lecture | Turing Lecture
Views of 'Full' Record957

www.ice.org.uk/Events-conferences

Visits to the Website826
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Occasional lectures open to the public, including in the UK regional branches (see the Section Near You).

Named Lectures & TalksSir Bernard Crossland Lecture
Views of 'Full' Record1066

www.ibtauris.com

Category:Publishers
Visits to the Website1072
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Frequent book launch events.

Views of 'Full' Record1412

www.hodder.co.uk

Category:Publishers
Visits to the Website616
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Festival and bookshop talks, book launches, etc.

Views of 'Full' Record774

www.historyandpolicy.org

Visits to the Website765
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'History & Policy works for better public policy through an understanding of history by connecting historians, policy makers and the media. We believe study of the past can offer important lessons for the 21st century. We are the only project in the UK providing access to an international network of almost 400 historians with a broad range of expertise. H&P offers a range of resources for historians, policy makers and journalists. These include policy papers and opinion pieces.'

Also indexedUniversity of Cambridge | Institute of Historical Research | London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Views of 'Full' Record851

www.history.org.uk/events/

Visits to the Website1060
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You can search for events in a particular region or organized by a specific HA Branch: 'There are over 50 Branches of The Historical Association throughout England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, offering a broad range of lectures, seminars, events and visits.' Most events are for Association members, but there are occasional 'public' offerings.

Views of 'Full' Record908

www.hardy-plant.org.uk/index.php

Visits to the Website673
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'Each year the society organises several national events, all hosted by a local group, which are open to members. These vary from study days on specific hardy plant genera to a Summer Gardens day, usually held in June or July and either an Autumn Weekend of Garden visits or a late Summer study day. These events give members the opportunity to meet fellow enthusiasts from other parts of the country, to learn about specific plant families and to visit gardens that are not generally open to the public.'

Views of 'Full' Record900

www.hansardsociety.org.uk

Visits to the Website545
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Regular lectures, debates, discussion, etc - often in collaboration with other bodies.

Views of 'Full' Record701

socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/law/hamlyn/lectures/

Visits to the Website1300
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'Hamlyn Lectures are normally delivered in the autumn and the annual Hamlyn Seminar, which marks the publication of the lecture, is usually held in London in the following spring.'

Also indexedUniversity of Exeter Law School
Views of 'Full' Record2964

www.gbcc.org.uk

Category:China
Visits to the Website1360
Overview

'This Events Calendar lists China-related events taking place around the country.' ALERT At Review, could not locate an ‘Events Calendar’ as such.

Views of 'Full' Record1043

www.granta.com

Category:Publishers
Visits to the Website512
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Upcoming Events! 'For each issue we hold a series of events, from launch parties, exhibitions and dramatized readings to panel discussions with the magazine's writers and editors ...'

Views of 'Full' Record837

www.meetup.com/21stCenturyNetwork/

Visits to the Website719
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'We hold events several times a month to create and expand engagement in the public square between citizens as well as corporations, government and NGOs where there is a common concern for the sustainability of both our planet and the people on it and to use social networking to enhance democratic discussion. We continue to do this with online discussion, regular well-attended public meetings and ...

Also indexed21st Century Network
Views of 'Full' Record892

www.germanphilately.org

Visits to the Website520
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Details of meetings at the Society's various Regional and Study Groups.

Views of 'Full' Record1187

www.thegeologytrusts.org/pub/the-geology-trusts/member-organisations/

Visits to the Website1004
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'Our member organisations carry out geological fieldwork and practical conservation projects; they give guided walks and public talks; they stage rock and fossil roadshows in the community and day workshops for schools; they publish landscape trail guides and educational resources, and do much else besides.'

Views of 'Full' Record1152

www.francobritishcouncil.org.uk/pages/conferences.html

Category:France
Visits to the Website606
Overview

'Public events including a biennial FBC Lecture with high profile speakers, are advertised in the newsletter and on the website. We also work with other institutions to host a series of smaller Franco-British Partnership events, some of which are open to the public.'

Views of 'Full' Record903

www.fcps.org.uk

Visits to the Website473
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'The Society provides an extensive programme of meetings in several locations, holds an annual Philatelic Weekend, publishes a well regarded and authoritative Journal and series of monographs, and operates two thriving exchange packets and an Auction. It is a friendly and informal group to which new members are always made most welcome.'

Views of 'Full' Record1323

www.fiveleaves.co.uk

Category:Publishers
Visits to the Website957
Overview

Details of a range of talks and related events across the UK sponsored or supported by the publisher. ALERT Could not discover any future events at Review.

Views of 'Full' Record760

www.thefrms.co.uk/affprogs/afflinks.htm

Category:Music & Dance
Visits to the Website780
Overview

'Recorded Music Societies are an integral but often unsung part of our musical fabric offering appreciation and understanding of music in stimulating and convivial company.' Links to details and often programmes of some 120 Societies, out of over 200 Societies as a whole active in the UK.

Views of 'Full' Record1702

www.faber.co.uk/blog/event/

Category:Publishers
Visits to the Website985
Overview

Organize a wide range of events, including at the literary festivals.

Views of 'Full' Record1312

www.embroiderersguild.com

Visits to the Website568
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Embroidery and textiles events and listings.

Views of 'Full' Record842

elgar.org/elgarsoc/

Visits to the Website564
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'Most Society activities are organised throughout the year by the Society's regional branches. Most branches hold regular meetings, often with eminent speakers including leading biographers and conductors, as well as occasional weekend events such as visits and meetings with other music and record societies.'

Views of 'Full' Record971

www.ehs.org.uk

Visits to the Website1302
Overview

Annual Tawney Lecture, usually as part of Annual Conference. Enquire about attendance.

Named Lectures & TalksTawney Memorial Lecture
Views of 'Full' Record1106

www.esrc.ac.uk/news-and-events/

Visits to the Website600
Overview

Access to details of occasional lectures and talks open to the general public, including as part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science.

Also indexedESRC Festival of Social Science
Views of 'Full' Record796

www.ecclsoc.org

Visits to the Website750
Overview

Events: 'This page lists events organised both by the Ecclesiological Society and other Societies. In one way or another all events are related to churches, their furnishings and use. For events of other Societies, details have been extracted from their published programmes, and enquiries should be addressed to the organisation in question, not to us.'

Views of 'Full' Record1654

www.earthwatch.org/europe/get_involved/events/

Visits to the Website966
Overview

'Earthwatch events offer the opportunity to learn from scientists on the frontline of environmental action, about the issues that matter to the future of the planet, and how you can play a role in tackling them ... Our lectures, debates and open days are free, informative and good fun. You'll meet people who care about the environment and leave inspired.'

Views of 'Full' Record1189

www.caabu.org/home

Visits to the Website731
Overview

Lectures, talks and related events, often annotated something like 'All Welcome (first come, first seated)'.

Views of 'Full' Record1070

www.britishbuttonsociety.org

Category:Arts & Crafts
Visits to the Website637
Overview

Hold occasional national meetings, as well as sponsoring a number of Branches throughout the UK, each of which can organize their own talks. Non-members are welcome at all of the Society's meetings.

Views of 'Full' Record1228

www.britishairmailsociety.co.uk

Visits to the Website453
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'As well as regular meetings in London, there are six regional group organisers who arrange several meetings each year in their area.'

Views of 'Full' Record742

www.methodist.org.uk

Visits to the Website838
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'The Beckly Social Services Lecture takes place every year, as one of the fringe events at the Methodist Conference ... John Henry Beckly, a lay Wesleyan Methodist, founded the trust which is responsible for the lectures in 1926. According to the original charter of the Beckly Trust "the function of the Lectureship shall be to set forth the social implications of Christianity and to further the development of a Christian sociology and the expressions of the Christian attitude in reference to social, industrial, economic and international subjects."

Also indexedMethodist Church
Views of 'Full' Record1190

www.austrianphilately.com

Visits to the Website571
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'Meetings are arranged around the country by APS local groups, but all members - and visitors - are most welcome at all meetings.' ALERT Could not locate information on future meetings of the local groups, at Review.

Views of 'Full' Record1143

www.wsd.org.uk

Category:Arts & Crafts
Visits to the Website625
Overview

Details of over 100 Guilds affiliated to the Association, a number of which have their own websites and incorporate lectures and talks into their annual programmes.

Views of 'Full' Record806

thecottagegardensociety.org.uk

Visits to the Website528
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'The Society has around 35 regional groups, some with as few as seven members and some with over 200. Most groups meet monthly and have talks in winter and visits to gardens and plant sales in spring and summer. Some have an annual charge, some charge a small fee for attending talks and some do both.'

Views of 'Full' Record920

www.contemporaryartsociety.org

Category:Art Societies
Visits to the Website1245
Overview

'The Contemporary Art Society membership programme offers various levels of engagement with contemporary art. It is devised for collectors, arts professionals, benefactors and enthusiasts throughout the UK who wish to support the organisation’s overall charitable aims ... Blood is our entry-point membership offering a programme of social events for those who are interested in developing their knowledge of contemporary art.'

Views of 'Full' Record888

www.canepal.org.uk

Visits to the Website1143
Overview

'Involved in a number of events – both fund raising events that we organise ourselves or when we attend other events.' Occasional lectures.

Named Lectures & TalksDoug Scott Lectures
Views of 'Full' Record1413

www.centreforsocialjustice.org.uk

Category:Law & Society
Visits to the Website706
Overview

'The Centre hosts events that help to explain our research and the situation those tackling poverty are working into. Our reports, evidence, publications and events are intended to educate and influence thinking amongst participants, readers and the wider public on the nature and causes of poverty, its relief and prevention, in order to improve understanding of the subject of social justice for the wider public benefit.'

Views of 'Full' Record827

bsguk.org

Visits to the Website704
Overview

'There are over 100 branches throughout the country. Most meet on a regular basis and it's a way to meet new and old friends. In addition to meeting people, most branches invite a demonstrator to come along and demonstrate a number of skills or tasks. It's a great way to learn new skills and techniques and learn tips and tricks to make your hobby more enjoyable. Who knows you may even want to get up and do a demonstration yourself - you could be that inspired!'

Views of 'Full' Record909

www.arthur-ransome.org.uk

Visits to the Website903
Overview

Arthur Ransome was the celebrated author of the 12 “Swallows and Amazons” stories – written for young people of all ages. But he was much more: bohemian, media correspondent during the Russian Revolution, spy, sailor, fisherman, pipe smoker ... The Society exists to celebrate his life and to promote his interests in exploring, camping, sailing, navigation, leadership, literature and much more ... Each Region is autonomous and runs its own programme, with its own committee ... Founded in 2010, the Arthur Ransome Trust (ART) is a registered charity dedicated to the study, understanding and appreciation of Arthur Ransome’s life and works.‘

Also indexedArthur Ransome Trust
Views of 'Full' Record1000

www.arthur-ransome.org.uk

Visits to the Website1580
Views of 'Full' Record1163

www.ancientmonumentssociety.org.uk

Visits to the Website720
Overview

‘Founded in 1924 to promote “the study and conservation of ancient monuments, historic buildings and fine old craftsmanship” ... The AMS organises activities for its members and each of the 3 annual newsletters will inform you about hundreds of events all over the country organised by kindred societies, museums and universities, in which you can participate.’

Views of 'Full' Record975

www.anthonypowell.org/home.php

Visits to the Website582
Overview

Our Aim ‘To increase widespread interest in the works of Anthony Powell in a way which balances the needs of all enthusiasts, including academics and professional literarists.’

Views of 'Full' Record1367

www.annefrank.org.uk

Category:Social History
Visits to the Website732
Overview

‘Using education to create a society safe from prejudice and discrimination.’ Occasional lectures, talks and related events.

Views of 'Full' Record886

www.angelathirkellsociety.co.uk

Visits to the Website948
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‘The Society aims to honour the memory of Angela Thirkell as a writer and to make her works available to new generations. An annual Journal (free to members) is produced and contributions are encouraged. There is a thriving second-hand book scheme as well as a system by which members may borrow books which they might find too expensive or difficult to obtain, and regular regional and national meetings and outings take place.’

Views of 'Full' Record1479

www.amnesty.org.uk

Visits to the Website685
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‘Find an event near you and join in. If you have your own human rights event, submit it here for others to discover.’

Views of 'Full' Record986

www.amentsoc.org/events/

Category:Entomology
Visits to the Website1367
Overview

Features listings of ‘upcoming events and activities. These listings include events organised by the AES as well as those organised by other groups and societies. In general the events are limited to those related to invertebrates but occasionally events related to more general natural history may be listed’.

Views of 'Full' Record1305

www.alzheimersresearchuk.org/home/

Visits to the Website820
Overview

‘See and do science ... From festivals to talks and panel discussions, we are regularly part of public events where you can come face-to-face with dementia research and ask your burning questions.’

Views of 'Full' Record1296

www.alpinegardensociety.net/groups/

Visits to the Website683
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‘The AGs has over 50 Groups in the UK and the Irish Republic ... AGS Local Groups usually meet once a month during the Autumn, Winter and Spring. The winter meetings usually involve lectures on alpines and rock plants, and how to grow them. In the Spring, most groups organise garden visits and trips as well as their own local flower shows. The program for most local groups is listed here, as well as a list of venues and contacts.’

Views of 'Full' Record989

cercles.alliancefrancaise.london

Visits to the Website1138
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French clubs across the UK supported by Alliance Française de Londres.

Views of 'Full' Record1594

anesfhs.org.uk

Visits to the Website1186
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'Here is the full programme of Society Meetings. There is also a general Events Diary of interest to NE Scotland family historians.'

Views of 'Full' Record1588

www.osgb.org.uk

Visits to the Website1222
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The Section 'Affiliates' provides contact details for Groups and Affiliated Societies of the OSGB. In addition: 'We hold monthly meetings for those members who are able to come to London on a Saturday afternoon. Each meeting is different. There is usually an experienced speaker who may talk about travel, cultivation or any other subject related to orchids. Members bring their plants to display at the monthly table show which offers a chance to see a wide variety of orchids in flower. The plants are judged and awarded and there is a short discussion about their history, cultivation and merits ... Tea and coffee are available and members have a chance to chat with the each other and the guest speaker and ask the questions that have been bothering them for ages. "Why won’t my Phalaenopsis flower?" is the most common; no question is too silly to ask ...'

Views of 'Full' Record1617

www.oldcornwall.net

Visits to the Website910
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'A society, once formed, is quite free and independent, except that it is guided by a minimum of rules drawn up by the Federation of Old Cornwall Societies, on which it is represented by delegates and to which it pays a nominal affiliation fee. It does, however, plan its own work to suit its size, situation and membership, and fixes its own subscriptions. Meetings are held once a month during the winter, when talks, sometimes with slides, and also other indoor activities are enjoyed ...'

Views of 'Full' Record1448

www.geologistsassociation.org.uk

Visits to the Website1185
Overview

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