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November 2018

Walking With Lawrence

November 20, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Five Leaves Bookshop, 14a Long Row
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG1 2DH United Kingdom
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Discover Nottingham through the eyes of one of the city's most infamous writers, D. H. Lawrence. Guided by researchers from Nottingham Trent University and the University of Birmingham, this walking tour will explore the city centre that inspired much of Lawrence's writing. Covering well known landmarks, such as Nottingham Castle, as well as the forgotten literary landscapes that shaped Lawrence's life and work, the tour will show a different side to the controversial modernist author. This tour will last an…

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Your Infertility: Our Problem?

November 22, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
University of Birmingham Edgbaston Campus, University of Birmingham
Birmingham, West Midlands B15 2TT United Kingdom
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Over five million babies have been born worldwide via IVF. Over 20,000 British babies are born via IVF annually, the majority as a result of treatment at private clinics, so how does our society relate to infertility? Is assisted conception now part of normal life? And should the NHS be paying for infertility treatments? 45 years on from the birth of Louise Brown, the first IVF baby, this event allows audience members to engage in discussion with a panel of…

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‘A New Mecca’

November 23, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Welsh National Temple of Peace and Health, King Edward VII Avenue
Cardiff, Wales CF10 3AP United Kingdom
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Opened in November 1938, Cardiff’s Temple of Peace was designed as a place of pilgrimage, a shrine to which the Welsh people could march and dedicate themselves. Less than a year later, this dream was shattered by the outbreak of the Second World War. 80 years on, join this celebration of the Temple’s founding principles of peace, justice and health. Come and take part in a 21st-century re-imagining of the original Service of Dedication, combining spoken word, film and song.…

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