Talks

Filey Bird Observatory : Four Seasons of Drama

By |2019-05-17T05:17:16+01:00May 16th, 2019|, , |

Free talk by Mark Pearson, a well known and obsessive Yorkshire coast birder and naturalist whose roles include wildlife guide, ecologist, speaker, writer and educator. Fasten your seatbelts! Migration never stops at this east coast hotspot

Andrew Cook Talk: The Great Train Robbery

By |2019-10-01T07:09:37+01:00October 1st, 2019|, , , , , , , |

Join Andrew Cook, critically acclaimed historian and author of The Great Train Robbery: The Untold Story from the Closed Investigation Files to get under the skin of one of the best-known crimes in British History. Despite

When a Sparrow is not a Sparrow: the Intriguing Dunnock

By |2019-05-16T03:30:20+01:00May 15th, 2019|, , , , |

Talk by Tony Wileman, a trained ecologist working for the London Wildlife Trust with over 25 years experience in nature conservation, and expertise of bird watching spanning 37 years and five continents. The talk looks at

Free talk: Changing the shape of sacred space

By |2019-08-28T07:33:00+01:00August 28th, 2019|, , , , , , , , |

William Whyte, Professor of Social & Architectural History, University of Oxford, explains how and why the 19th century changed the way churches look and sound