SUES Lectures

All the events listed are either lectures or talks lasting about an hour, held at All Saints Church Hall, Park Road, Southport. The lectures will be held on Fridays at 2:30pm and last for 45 – 60 minutes.

There will be no additional fee for SUES subscribers.

2021

15 JanuaryThe World of LichensDr. Alan Potter
12 FebruaryMontaigne – The First Modern Man?John Sharp
5 MarchPrimary Sources: The Norman KingsPeter Firth
26 MarchThe Law of Unintended Consequences: The Rise of the CardinalsPeter Firth
17 SeptemberA. E. Housman – A Shropshire LadChristine Vasey
10 DecemberScience and Psuedo-ScienceDr. Alan Potter

2020

10 JanuaryViolent VolcanoesHazel Clark
6 MarchPharaohs and WarlordsDr. Glenn Godenho
9 NovemberThe Travels of Samuel PepysRoger Mitchell
30 NovemberCelia Fiennes’ Great JourneysRoger Mitchell

2019

12 AprilJane AustenKate O’Leary
26 JulyLuther, Christianity and the Law of Unintended ConsequencesPeter Firth
22 NovemberSouthport’s Nature ReservesDavid Mercer

2018

23 FebruaryPompeiiDr. Paul Lawrence
1 JuneDavid Lewis – Retailer & PhilanthropistJohn Sharp
26 OctoberLife and Death in the Middle AgesPeter Firth

2017

11 FebruaryMoney MattersStuart Sime
4 MarchMedieval Technology in Church HistoryPeter Firth
6 MayJohn Clare: Poet and LoverVal Pedlar
20 JulyShakespeare’s WorldKate O’Leary
14 SeptemberDementiaHazel Fort
9 NovemberIstanbul: Portrait of a CityDr. Paul Lawrence

2016

2 DecemberGold, Frankincense & MyrrhDr. Paul Lawrence