Morning events, Talks & lectures

66 events

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Bygone Borderlands

Exhibition and talks about life in the bordlerlands.

Berwick Town Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Sat 2 May

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

Sun 3 May

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre, Motherwell

Tue 28 Apr

Free / 01698 274 590

Wed 29 Apr

Free / 01698 274 590

Thu 30 Apr

Free / 01698 274 590

…and 37 more dates until 6 Jun

Fairfield Heritage. Different Perspectives

Guided tour of the Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Co building.

Fairfield Heritage, Glasgow

Fri 15 May

Free

Part of Festival of Museums.

Sat 16 May

Free

Part of Festival of Museums.

Sun 17 May

Free

Part of Festival of Museums.

1715 and The Northumbrian Jacobites

Exhibitions and talks tracing the stories of local families who supported the Jacobite cause in 1745.

Berwick Town Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Sat 10 Oct

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

Sun 11 Oct

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

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200 Years: The Battle of Waterloo

Commemorating the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, with stories of the battle and a vegetable reenactment (because nothing says history like a live-action courgette).

English Heritage: Apsley House, London W1J

Thu 18 Jun

£8.30 (£7.50; Children £5; Family £21.60; Members free) / 020 7499 5676

Autism Awareness: What is Autism?

Learn more about autism at this talk for parents and guardians.

Pen Green Centre, Corby

Mon 1 Jun

£9.50

Berwick at War 1939–45

An exploration of WW II, marking the 70th anniversary of VE Day.

Barracks and Main Guard, Berwick-Upon-Tweed

Sun 10 May

Free / 08703 331181

Part of Berwick 900.

Berwick Town Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Sat 9 May

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

Sun 10 May

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

Berwick's Garrison Story

A celebration of the military heritage of Berwick-upon-Tweed.

Barracks and Main Guard, Berwick-Upon-Tweed

Sat 27 Jun

Free / 08703 331181

Part of Berwick 900.

Sun 28 Jun

Free / 08703 331181

Part of Berwick 900.

Berwick Town Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Sat 27 Jun

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

Sun 28 Jun

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

Business of Software Europe

A chance for those in the business sector to work on improving their companies.

Robinson College, Cambridge

Wed 24 Jun

£650–£1500

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An Cogadh Mor

A talk about the Great War in Skye and Lochalsh.

Aros Centre, Isle of Skye

Fri 15 May

£16.80 / 01478 613750

The Confidence-Karma Workshop

One-day workshop introducing the Confidence-Karma approach, based on the book Unlock Your Confidence by Dr Gary Wood.

Healthy Life Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 16 May

Earlybird £37 full price £47 / 0131 229 0724

Creative Circles

Casual meet-up for creative people to chat, exchange ideas and share stories. Hosted by Creative Edinburgh's Director Janine Matheson.

Argyle House, Edinburgh

Tue 5 May

Free

Tue 2 Jun

Free

Tue 7 Jul

Free

…and 5 more dates until 1 Dec

Gayfield Creative Spaces, Edinburgh

Tue 5 May

Free

Tue 2 Jun

Free

Tue 7 Jul

Free

…and 5 more dates until 1 Dec

Dance Show LIVE

Whether you're an up-and-coming dancer, a seasoned pro or a flat-footed newbie, there's something for everyone at this festival of dance, featuring performances, workshops and talks. Featuring Perri and Jordan from Diversity, Luke McFarlane (winner of Got to Dance) and many more.

SECC, Glasgow

Sun 30 Aug

£16.50 (Family £54.50; Children £14.50) / 02920 799199

Dealing With Challenging Behaviours

Learn more about challenging behaviours and how to support someone who is displaying them.

Pen Green Centre, Corby

Mon 22 Jun

£9.50

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Design in Business: The Scottish Design Summit

Conference focusing on the important contributions of design to businesses and products.

EICC, Edinburgh

Fri 22 May

£60 / 01382 381296

Design Summit 2015.

Discover The Benefits Of Being Online

A five-week course for those with limited or no computer experience, talking about why it's good to get online and helping you get started.

Action Resource Centre (ARC), Swansea

Thu 1 Oct

Free / 01792 516900

Swansea Central Library

Wed 13 May

Sold out

Tue 16 Jun

Sold out

Wed 22 Jul

Free

…and 4 more dates until 3 Nov

The Eco Technology Show

Environmental technology conference.

American Express Community Stadium, Brighton

Thu 11 Jun

Free / 01273 957726

Fri 12 Jun

Free / 01273 957726

Encouraging Emotional Awareness In People With Autism

A session that looks at how to help someone with autism with their emotions.

Pen Green Centre, Corby

Mon 13 Jul

Facilitating Play and Social Interaction for Parents/Carers of Under 10s

Parents and guardians can learn about how they can encourage their children to foster social relationships.

Pen Green Centre, Corby

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Family History Festival

A series of exhibitions, talks and performances bringing to life stories of families associated with the communities of Berwick-upon-Tweed, Tweedmouth and Spittal from across the centuries. The Festival aims to foster links with families from the UK and beyond that have historical connections with the town.

Berwick Town Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Sat 3 Oct

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

Sun 4 Oct

Free / 01289 330900

Part of Berwick 900.

For King, Empire and Themselves

An exploration of families that influenced commerce and banking in the past.

Copped Hall, Epping

Wed 12 Aug

£25

Frank Bruno

The former WBC World Heavyweight champion talks about his life, including his career in boxing, focusing on his fights with Tyson and McCall.

Viva Blackpool

Sun 14 Jun

£45–£65 / 01253 297297

GCU Research Day

Talks, meet the expert events and interactive displays for GCU Research Day.

The Arc, Glasgow

Fri 5 Jun

Free / 0141 331 8633

George Campbell Hay Centenary Celebration Concert

A concert and an art exhibition in honour of the centenary of the birth of Scottish poet George Campbell Hay.

Tarbert Village Hall

Sat 5 Dec

£5–£10

Ticket includes exhibition entry.

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