Events

  • Public Lecture: Addressing Loneliness and Social Isolation in Later Life

    • 3 November 2014, 2pm
    • British Medical Association, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JP

    As part of Lancaster University’s 50th Anniversary celebrations, the Centre for Ageing Research is hosting a public lecture and panel discussion aimed at encouraging debate about what forms of interventions are needed or are proven to be most effective in addressing loneliness and social isolation in later life and where responsibility lies for tackling the issue.

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  • Public Lecture: What Nuclear New Builds Mean to the North West

    • Thursday 6 November, 6pm-8pm
    • The Storey Gallery, Meeting House Lane, Lancaster LA1 1TH

    Professor Robin Grimes, Chief Scientific Advisor to the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, will give a lecture about the current status of nuclear power in the UK.

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  • Nicosia 50th Anniversary Reunion Event

    • Tuesday 11 November, 8pm-11pm
    • Evohia, Makarios Avenue, Nicosia

    Lancaster University alumni are invited to attend an informal reunion in Nicosia on Tuesday 11th November 2014.

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  • Professor Sir Roland Smith CEO Lecture 2014

    • Thursday 13 November, 6.15pm
    • RSA, 8 John Adam Street, Londn WC2N 6EZ

    The Professor Sir Roland Smith CEO Lecture 2014 will be delivered by Kevin Roberts, CEO Worldwide of Saatchi and Saatchi.

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  • Athens 50th Anniversary Reunion Event

    • Friday 14 November, 8pm-11pm
    • The Athens Gate Hotel, 10 Syngrou Avenue, 117 42 Athens, Greece

    Lancaster University alumni are invited to attend an informal reunion in Athens on Friday 14th November 2014.

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  • Public Lecture: Beyond the Lancashire Witches-Writing and Freedom

    • Thursday 27 November, 6pm-8pm
    • Shire Hall, Lancaster Castle, Lancaster LA1 1YJ

    The testimonies of the women accused of witchcraft in Lancaster in 1612 as recorded by Thomas Potts, show that, for some at least, the narrative of sorcery offered a fantasy of freedom

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