A new initiative for 2017/18 being held monthly at Marlborough Road Methodist Church, St Albans from 12:30pm–1:30pm. Come along for an half an hour talk followed by discussion.
Tea/coffee/squash provided but bring your own sandwiches. All welcome. Donations will be gratefully received to cover expenses and any profits will be given to the speaker for a charity of their choice.
Thursday 5th October 2017
Simon Grover, Local Green Councillor for the St Peter’s ward. How St Albans can save the planet.
Thursday 2nd November
The Reverend Dr. Leslie Griffiths, Lord Griffiths of Burry Port. Should the House of Lords be abolished?
Thursday 7th December
Penny Williams from Amnesty International. Human Rights for All? Is this possible?
Thursday 4th January 2018
The Dean of St Albans – the Very Reverend Dr Jeffery John. How true is the Christmas story?
Thursday 1st February 2018
Tim and Mayonne Coldicott of the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions. Saving Israel – what next for the Palestinians?
Thursday 1st March 2018
The Reverend Paul Hackwood (Paul initiated the St. Albans Sleep Out for the homeless) and Executive Director of the Church Urban Fund. A Christian response to terrorism.
Thursday 3rd May 2018
Dr Richard Webster, Lawes Trust Senior Fellow at Rothamsted Research. GM Crops: ‘Frankenstein’ food, or the future?
Thursday 7th June 2018
Elliot Steinberg of the Council for Christians and Jews (CCJ), (75 years since the inception of the CCJ). Title to follow.