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Dr Jan Piggott: Paxton and the People’s Palace on Sydenham Hill: Lecture

Lecturers discuss the work and lives of the influential Victorians and birth of modern Britain.

Dulwich Picture Gallery, London SE21

Tue 16 Jun

£10 (£9) / 020 8693 5254

Dr Jane Mackay: Isabel Allende's 'The House Of The Spirits': Talk

An informative talk about the family saga written by Isabel Allende, with Dr Jane Mackay.

Lincoln Drill Hall

Fri 24 Apr

£6.50 / 01522 873894

Burnley Youth Theatre

Sat 11 Apr

Phone for prices / 01282 427 767

Sat 18 Apr

Phone for prices / 01282 427 767

Sat 25 Apr

Phone for prices / 01282 427 767

…and 5 more dates until 30 May

Dysprosium - 66th Annual Eastercon

Literary event featuring the first European appearance of Jim Butcher, Eastercon appeals to scifi readers & writers, gamers, fantasy readers & writers, costumers, filkers, and beer lovers. Guests include Seanan McGuire, Herr Doktor & Caroline Mullan.

Park Inn Heathrow, West Drayton

Fri 3 Apr

£60–£80 (Children £25 under 17s; Children £15 under 11s; Children £5 under 5s)

Sat 4 Apr

£60–£80 (Children £25 under 17s; Children £15 under 11s; Children £5 under 5s)

Sun 5 Apr

£60–£80 (Children £25 under 17s; Children £15 under 11s; Children £5 under 5s)

Mon 6 Apr

£60–£80 (Children £25 under 17s; Children £15 under 11s; Children £5 under 5s)

Norwich Cathedral

Wed 8 Apr

Hostry

Phone for prices / 01603 630000

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Electrics For Renewables (Practical) Training Course

Organised by the EEC, held in London and aimed at individuals who want to learn about the electrics side of renewable energy systems. Includes practicals showing the use of test equipment to enhance installation and troubleshooting techniques.

University Of East London, University Square Stratford, E15

Tue 2 Jun

£474

Wed 3 Jun

£474

Elif Shafak: The Architect's Apprentice

Author Elif Shafak discusses her latest novel, The Architect's Apprentice, which is set in 16th century Istanbul.

The Salberg Studio, Salisbury

Thu 4 Jun

£8

Part of Salisbury Festival.

Elif Shafak - The Architect's Apprentice

The hugely successful Turkish author discusses her period drama, set in Istanbul.

Salisbury Playhouse

Thu 4 Jun

£8 / 01722 320333

The Engineer Design and Innovation Show

A conference and networking event for design engineers, with products and prototypes on show.

NEC, Birmingham

Tue 2 Jun

Free / 0121 780 4141

Wed 3 Jun

Free / 0121 780 4141

Thu 4 Jun

Free / 0121 780 4141

Enterprise Apps World

A conference offering information aimed to help you solve the challenges and issues facing your business.

Olympia, London W14

Wed 24 Jun

£149–£895 / 02073 851200

Thu 25 Jun

£149–£895 / 02073 851200

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Frenchay Campus, University of The West of England, Bristol

Wed 20 May

Room 2b025, Frenchay Campus

Free / 0117 965 6261

An Etruscan Affair: The Impact Of Early Etruscan Discoveries On European Culture: Conference

This two-day conference considers how rich and exciting Etruscan discoveries in Tuscany, Lazio and Umbria inspired artists, architects, scholars and some of the earliest tourists.

British Museum, London WC1B

Fri 29 May

£70 ( £35) / 020 7323 8181

Sat 30 May

£70 ( £35) / 020 7323 8181

European Clinical Trials Inspection Readiness Summit

Improve Inspection Readiness through Maximizing Document Quality, Accessibility and Enhancing Partnerships.

Hilton London Kensington, W11

Thu 23 Apr

€1295–€1595 / 020 7603 3355

Fri 24 Apr

€1295–€1595 / 020 7603 3355

Ex Libris Book Fair

A book fair showcasing independent comics, zines, artist's books and small presses.

Mitchell Library, Glasgow

Sat 18 Apr

Free / 0141 287 2999

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Exotic Botany: The Paintings Of Marianne North: Talk

An informative talk about the 19th-century artist Marianne North who travelled the world painting plants.

Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery

Fri 17 Apr

£5 / 01302 734293

Explore Books

An opportunity to discover new books and authors, the theme for January and February is books that make you smile.

National Waterfront Museum, Swansea

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 02920 573600

Tue 28 Apr

Free / 02920 573600

Tue 5 May

Free / 02920 573600

  • 10:30 – 12:30 Explore Books National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
…and 2 more dates until 19 May

F Philip Holland

The one-hour reading will feature sonnets, free verse, Haiku, ballads and popular comic verse.

Old Clubhouse, Buxton

Sat 11 Jul

£10.50 / 07967 294 462

Faith Activism: Does It Work?

A one-day national gathering of social activists inspired by various faiths. The opening session features Muriel Schmid, Salma Yaqoob, Chris Cole, Peter Tatchell and Donald Reeves. An evening Ceilidh starts at 6pm.

Union Chapel, London N1

Sat 16 May

Free / 020 7226 1686

Fashion Africa Conference 2015 - An African Revolution

Africa Fashion Guide will host a full day conference consisting of SIX PANELS, 36 industry leaders, 3 Rooms - our Fashion Africa Conference 2015 is back on a big scale and is titled An African Revolution and discussing ethical fashion in Africa.

Rich Mix, Bethnal Green

Fri 24 Apr

£49; £35 adv ( £25) / 020 7613 7498

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Fixed Access Networks Summit

Combining the Strengths of the Latest DSL Acceleration, Fibre and Cable Technologies to Deliver Gigabit Broadband.

Radisson Blu Portman Hotel, London W1H

Wed 22 Apr

Free-£2699

Thu 23 Apr

Free-£2699

Flappers, Fringes And Golden Sparks: M&S In The 20s And 30s: Talk

An informative talk about the popular store's transformation from a penny bazaar into a popular department store, with displays of some of the company's earliest clothing and homeware.

Leeds University

Sat 18 Apr

Free / 01133 432 778

Folk Weekend Oxford

A weekend of folk music across Oxford.

Pitt Rivers Museum, University Of Oxford

Sat 18 Apr

Free / 01865 270927

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 01865 270927

The Forum, Norwich

Thu 11 Jun

Phone for prices / 01603 727950

France And The Arab World 1914 - 2015

We begin our story during the First World War when France and Britain began planning the Middle East. The course will also look at France's 20th century history in North Africa. Finally, we take a look at the contemporary Arab community in France.

JW3, London NW3

Thu 23 Apr

£192 / 020 7433 8988

Thu 30 Apr

£192 / 020 7433 8988

Thu 7 May

£192 / 020 7433 8988

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