Talks And Lectures events in Glasgow

View all the upcoming Talks And Lectures events taking place throughout Glasgow below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Glasgow

Introduction to IP: How to Identify and Protect your IP Assets

Introduction to IP: How to Identify and Protect your IP Assets

Selected dates between 11th February 2021 - 9th December 2021
Online Event Glasgow

Whether it's an invention, design, brand name, literary work or a song, this session will give you the knowledge to identify the Intellectual Property assets contained within your business!
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Wildlife and Photo Walks and Talks Group

Wildlife and Photo Walks and Talks Group

Selected dates between 7th June 2021 - 7th March 2022

This year, Castlemilk Park Project are combining wildlife and photography in a series of photo walks and talks!
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Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

1st September 2021 - 31st December 2021

Glasgow Central Tours offer you the chance to explore behind the scenes of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks, Central Station!
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Neighbourhood Postpartum Support Group

Neighbourhood Postpartum Support Group

Selected dates between 3rd September 2021 - 24th September 2021

Neighbourhood Postpartum Support Group at The Wee Retreat is a friendly, doula led support group for people who have given birth within the past year.
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The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

Selected dates between 4th September 2021 - 18th December 2021

The Lighthouse hold tours every Saturday, they offer a great opportunity to learn about The Lighthouse building, but also about the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the city he was born in!
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Explorathon

Explorathon

7th September 2021 - 3rd October 2021
Nationwide

Join researchers from across Scotland and Europe at Explorathon 2021, Scotland's celebration of European Researchers' Night!
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Doors Open Days Glasgow

Doors Open Days Glasgow

13th September 2021 - 19th September 2021
Various Locations Glasgow

Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival offers a diverse programme of in-person and digital events, celebrating Glasgow, its heritage and its people. The city is yours to explore, 13th - 19th September!
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Canal Days Out

Canal Days Out

Selected dates between 18th September 2021 - 25th September 2021
Glasgow North

Glasgow Canal Co-op have TWO exciting days of events planned for all ages on Saturday 18th and Saturday 25th September!
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Bugs, Bees, Plants and the Great Outdoors

Bugs, Bees, Plants and the Great Outdoors

20th September 2021
Online Event Glasgow

This webinar will hear about a range of exciting school-based projects all of which have their roots in sustainability.
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Be Your Own Boss: an Insight into Starting up your own Business

Be Your Own Boss: an Insight into Starting up your own Business

21st September 2021
Online Event

St Margaret's School for Girls and the Women's Business Centre are joining forces for a webinar which looks to inspire young school-age girls to consider entrepreneurship as a career choice!
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Discovering Pain Circuits in the Spinal Cord

Discovering Pain Circuits in the Spinal Cord

21st September 2021
Online Event

Discover the latest advances in pain research at this talk led by University of Glasgow researchers as part of Explorathon 2021!
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Glasgow People’s Health Inquiry

Glasgow People’s Health Inquiry

21st September 2021
Online Event Glasgow

An online public inquiry to draw together evidence and reflection about health and health inequalities in Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Living Laboratory presents: I see, that’s how MRI can be used for personalised medicine!

The Living Laboratory presents: I see, that’s how MRI can be used for personalised medicine!

21st September 2021
Online Event

The University of Glasgow led Living Laboratory discuss the past, present and future of medical imaging as part of Explorathon 2021!
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#CreativeConnect FREE Online Networking with Glasgow CAN

#CreativeConnect FREE Online Networking with Glasgow CAN

22nd September 2021
Online Event Glasgow

Join Glasgow CAN for their FREE online networking event on Wednesday 22nd September, where they'll be joined by guest speaker Nicola McHendry from Maryhill Burgh Halls Trust!
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Project Real: How Good Are You At Spotting Fake News?

Project Real: How Good Are You At Spotting Fake News?

22nd September 2021
Online Event

Part of Explorathon 2021, this interactive online workshop, led by Dr Yvonne Skipper invites parents and their children to work together to learn more about fake news!
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Starting University? Don’t forget to pack your good sleeping habits

Starting University? Don’t forget to pack your good sleeping habits

22nd September 2021
Online Event

New city? New flat? Learn how to safeguard and improve your sleeping habits based on recent research, with psychologist Dr Maria Gardani as part of Explorathon 2021!
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Glasgow Skeptics: The Epistemic Nightmare of Engaging with Climate Trolls

Glasgow Skeptics: The Epistemic Nightmare of Engaging with Climate Trolls

23rd September 2021

Join the Glasgow Skeptics at The Admiral Bar as they discuss how to find and read scientific articles, where data are published, and what sorts of tricks trolls will use.
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Why don’t women talk more in video games? A workshop on gender balance in video game dialogue

Why don’t women talk more in video games? A workshop on gender balance in video game dialogue

23rd September 2021
Online Event

Why don't women talk more in video games? Join this workshop on gender balance in video game dialogue as part of Explorathon 2021!
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Spanish & Italian Language Taster: Mediterranean Diet and Lifestyles

Spanish & Italian Language Taster: Mediterranean Diet and Lifestyles

25th September 2021
Online Event

Join the University of Glasgow for this language taster and culture session exploring the Mediterranean lifestyle, outdoor activities and diet as part of Explorathon 2021!
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An Evening with Karl Kennedy - The Doctor Will See You Now! - CANCELLED

An Evening with Karl Kennedy - The Doctor Will See You Now! - CANCELLED

26th September 2021

Join Neighbours actor Alan Fletcher at Oran Mor Glasgow as he discusses his life as a musician and actor with particular focus on his 25 years playing the legend that is Doctor Karl Kennedy!
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Curious About: Our Planet

Curious About: Our Planet

29th September 2021 - 1st October 2021
Online Event Glasgow

Curious About Our Planet is an online science festival from Glasgow Science Centre that explores the impact of climate change on our beautiful planet and how we can contribute to a sustainable future!
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23rd State of the City Economy Conference

23rd State of the City Economy Conference

1st October 2021

Now into its 23rd year, State of the City Economy Conference brings together senior representatives from government and commerce to focus on Glasgow's economy and look forward to the next 12 months.
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Ben Fogle: Tales From The Wilderness

Ben Fogle: Tales From The Wilderness

5th October 2021

Join Ben Fogle at Ayr Town Hall for his uplifting and exciting show 'Tales From The Wilderness'... from crossing Antarctica to conquering Everest, Ben will take you on an inspiring adventure!
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An Evening With Alan McGee

An Evening With Alan McGee

10th October 2021

Join Alan McGee as he discusses his career, the music industry and his relationship with bands such as Oasis and Primal Scream in a live interview and Q&A at Glee Club Glasgow!
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An Evening with Michael Bisping: Tales From the Octagon

An Evening with Michael Bisping: Tales From the Octagon

10th October 2021

First ever British UFC champion, Michael Bisping, takes to the stage at the O2 Academy Glasgow on 10th October where he'll be recounting tales from his journey to the top of UFC!
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The Big Bounce

The Big Bounce

12th October 2021 - 13th October 2021

Big Bounce is back! After last year's online festival live from the Barrowlands, this time the whole family can get hands-on with exciting and inspiring physics at our amazing venues in the Barras!
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An Evening With Paul Wight

An Evening With Paul Wight

19th October 2021

After over 18 months, Inside The Ropes is finally back with a brand new tour, this time featuring the legendary giant himself, Paul Wight!
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The Serial Killer Next Door

The Serial Killer Next Door

19th October 2021

Join Psychological Therapist Emma Kenny at Oran Mor Glasgow as she takes you on a journey looking at what ingredients of possibility lead to body counts by serial killers.
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Redhanded

Redhanded

31st October 2021 - 1st November 2021

Redhanded is a true crime podcast hosted by Hannah Maguire and Suruthi Bala, join the duo as they bring their live tour to Oran Mor Glasgow on 31st October and 1st November!
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An Evening With Nigella Lawson

An Evening With Nigella Lawson

8th November 2021

Spend an evening with Nigella Lawson at the King's Theatre Glasgow as she shares the rhythms and rituals of her kitchen to celebrate her latest book Cook, Eat, Repeat!
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An Evening With Shaun Ryder

An Evening With Shaun Ryder

11th November 2021

Join Shaun Ryder as he discusses his life, career & the music industry at The Glee Club Glasgow on November 11th!
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Hollie McNish

Hollie McNish

12th November 2021

With fans ranging from Emma Watson, Pink and Benjamin Zephaniah, Ted Hughes Award winner Hollie McNish is a poet whose readings are not to be missed!
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Ant Middleton: Mind Over Muscle Tour

Ant Middleton: Mind Over Muscle Tour

16th November 2021 - 17th November 2021

Ant Middleton is bringing his 'Mind Over Muscle Tour' to Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on November 16th & 17th, taking the audience through a motivational journey of self-help and self-discovery!
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An Exclusive Evening with Graeme Souness and Friends

An Exclusive Evening with Graeme Souness and Friends

26th November 2021

Join Graeme Souness for an evening of entertainment hosted by Jim White (Sky Sports and Talk Sport) with appearances from Ally McCoist, Ian Durrant, Mark Walters and other special guests!
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Tim Peake: My Journey to Space

Tim Peake: My Journey to Space

29th November 2021

Fasten your seatbelts and get ready for an awe-inspiring ride when Tim Peake shares his experience of life in space when he brings his UK tour to the SEC Armadillo Glasgow on 29th November 2021!
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An Evening with Kris Boyd and Friends

An Evening with Kris Boyd and Friends

7th January 2022

Join Rangers legend Kris Boyd and some very special guests for an evening at the SEC Armadillo on Friday 7th January!
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An Evening With Debbie Harry and Chris Stein in Conversation

An Evening With Debbie Harry and Chris Stein in Conversation

20th February 2022

Moderated by Rob Roth, founding members of pioneering new wave band Blondie, Debbie Harry and Chris Stein explore their own history and discuss their lives in music.
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Scottish Summit

Scottish Summit

25th February 2022 - 26th February 2022

Annual technology event Scottish Summit is returning to Glasgow in 2022, the event will be held at Strathclyde University Technology & Innovation Centre on the 25th & 26th February!
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Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

26th February 2022

Gordon Buchanan will discuss his incredible 30 year career as a wildlife filmmaker at The Old Fruitmarket Glasgow on Saturday 26th February!
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James Martin

James Martin

11th March 2022

Following the phenomenal success of his previous tours, celebrity chef James Martin returns to Glasgow Royal Concert Hall with his new show!
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Baker & Harris: Backstage Pass

Baker & Harris: Backstage Pass

8th April 2022

Bob Harris & Danny Baker have unparalleled experience of witnessing the great names of modern music up close... join them as they spill the beans at The Pavilion Theatre Glasgow on 8th April!
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The Night Sky Show

The Night Sky Show

23rd April 2022

The Night Sky Show at the Mitchell Theatre, Glasgow will take you on an epic journey from our celestial back yard and across the cosmos!
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Rob Bell - Everything Is Spiritual Tour

Rob Bell - Everything Is Spiritual Tour

16th July 2022

New York Times Bestselling author Rob Bell brings his 'Everything is Spiritual Tour' to Saint Luke's Glasgow on Saturday 16th July!
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Clydebuilt Festival

Clydebuilt Festival

3rd September 2022 - 4th September 2022

Back for a fourth year, the Clydebuilt Festival will return to the Riverside Museum and The Tall Ship at Riverside on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th of September 2022!
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Professor Brian Cox: Horizons World Tour

Professor Brian Cox: Horizons World Tour

2nd October 2022

Having set two Guinness World Records with his previous sell-out World Tour, Professor Brian Cox is back with a brand-new Arena show for 2021 which will come to The SSE Hydro Glasgow on 2nd October!
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Gelong Thubten: A Monk’s Guide To Happiness Live

Gelong Thubten: A Monk’s Guide To Happiness Live

4th October 2022

Mindfulness pioneer Gelong Thubten will bring 'A Monk's Guide To Happiness' to Oran Mor Glasgow on 4th October 2022.
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Dams To Darnley Country Park Walk

Dams To Darnley Country Park Walk

19th September 2021

Discover all Dams To Darnley Country Park has to offer on this guided walk with the countryside ranger on Sunday 19th September!

Find out about Dams To Darnley Country Park Walk on What's On East Renfrewshire
East Renfrewshire Carers Engagement: Supporting Better Mental Health and Wellbeing

East Renfrewshire Carers Engagement: Supporting Better Mental Health and Wellbeing

21st September 2021

Join East Renfrewshire Carers Centre for an online session on Supporting Better Mental Health and Wellbeing as part of their Festival of Engagement!

East Renfrewshire Carers Engagement: Supporting Independent Living

East Renfrewshire Carers Engagement: Supporting Independent Living

21st September 2021

Join East Renfrewshire Carers Centre for an online session on 'Supporting Independent Living' as part of their Festival of Engagement!

Find out about East Renfrewshire Carers Engagement: Supporting Independent Living on What's On East Renfrewshire
COP 26 - A Christian Perspective

COP 26 - A Christian Perspective

22nd September 2021

Ahead of the forthcoming COP 26 conference, Eastwood Ecumenical Peace & Justice Forum has organized a meeting aimed at providing info about the background to the event from a Christian perspective.

Find out about COP 26 - A Christian Perspective on What's On East Renfrewshire
East Renfrewshire Carers Engagement: Supporting Unpaid Carers

East Renfrewshire Carers Engagement: Supporting Unpaid Carers

22nd September 2021

Join East Renfrewshire Carers Centre for an online session on 'Supporting Unpaid Carers' as part of their Festival of Engagement!

Find out about East Renfrewshire Carers Engagement: Supporting Unpaid Carers on What's On East Renfrewshire
Bat Walk

Bat Walk

23rd September 2021

Join the countryside ranger for a twilight walk to track down the bats around Dams To Darnley Country Park, and find out all about these nocturnal creatures!

Find out about Bat Walk on What's On East Renfrewshire
East Renfrewshire Carers Engagement: Meeting People’s Healthcare Needs

East Renfrewshire Carers Engagement: Meeting People’s Healthcare Needs

23rd September 2021

Join East Renfrewshire Carers Centre for an online session on 'Meeting People's Healthcare Needs' as part of their Festival of Engagement!

East Renfrewshire Carers Engagement: Understanding and Tackling Health Inequalities

East Renfrewshire Carers Engagement: Understanding and Tackling Health Inequalities

23rd September 2021

Join East Renfrewshire Carers Centre for an online session on 'Understanding and Tackling Health Inequalities' as part of their Festival of Engagement!

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Potted Pathology: The Complete Collection

Potted Pathology: The Complete Collection

3rd May 2021 - 31st December 2021

The Surgeons Hall Museums popular Potted Pathology collection in now available to enjoy at your leisure as a complete series!

Find out about Potted Pathology: The Complete Collection on What's On Edinburgh
Origins of the Abbey

Origins of the Abbey

9th September 2021 - 23rd September 2021

Join us at The Palace of Holyrood House, on Thursdays, for a short talk exploring the history and myth behind Holyrood Abbey’s foundation and early life.

Find out about Origins of the Abbey on What's On Edinburgh
Salad Fingers + Q&A With Creator David Firth

Salad Fingers + Q&A With Creator David Firth

19th September 2021

Head along to the Stand Edinburgh on September 19th for an evening of mind melting animation, featuring Salad Fingers creator David Firth!

Find out about Salad Fingers + Q&A With Creator David Firth on What's On Edinburgh
Yemen: Pathways to Peace

Yemen: Pathways to Peace

21st September 2021

An online evening of music, film & debate with Yemeni artists & human rights defenders exploring how art & culture contributes to peacebuilding is taking place on 21st September.

Find out about Yemen: Pathways to Peace on What's On Edinburgh
Levison Wood: The Art of Exploration

Levison Wood: The Art of Exploration

23rd September 2021

Join critically acclaimed author and explorer Levison Wood as he takes to the stage for his third UK tour, The Art of Exploration.

Find out about Levison Wood: The Art of Exploration on What's On Edinburgh
Shout! Gin Tasting Event

Shout! Gin Tasting Event

23rd September 2021

Join Shout! The Scottish Music Experience on Thursday 23rd September for their first gin tasting event brought to you by Pickering's Gin!

Find out about Shout! Gin Tasting Event on What's On Edinburgh
The Royal Scots Club Literary Lunch: Scottish Crime

The Royal Scots Club Literary Lunch: Scottish Crime

23rd September 2021 - 24th September 2021

Join The Royal Scots Club for a literary lunch with three of Scotland’s best crime writers, Ian Rankin, Lin Anderson and Lesley Kelly on Thursday 23rd or Friday 24th September!

Find out about The Royal Scots Club Literary Lunch: Scottish Crime on What's On Edinburgh
Doors Open Days - Edinburgh

Doors Open Days - Edinburgh

25th September 2021 - 26th September 2021

Scotland's annual Doors Open Days festival gives you free access to lots of fascinating buildings across Edinburgh! This year's event will be held on September 25th & 26th!

Find out about Doors Open Days - Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Collecting Infection: Capturing COVID-19 for the future

Collecting Infection: Capturing COVID-19 for the future

29th September 2021

Natasha McEnroe will explore how to collect and preserve objects that convey the impacts of COVID-19 on science, medicine and wider society, whilst that same pandemic rages around them.

Find out about Collecting Infection: Capturing COVID-19 for the future on What's On Edinburgh
Aldo Kane

Aldo Kane

1st October 2021

Join trained Royal Marines Sniper, world record breaker and extreme TV adventurer, Aldo Kane live in conversation, as he shares jaw-dropping stories from his life and career!

Find out about Aldo Kane on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Discovering Leith through Maps

Lecture: Discovering Leith through Maps

5th October 2021

This lecture given by Laragh Quinney will consider how Leith has been depicted on maps from the 16th century to the present day.

Find out about Lecture: Discovering Leith through Maps on What's On Edinburgh
Hollie McNish: Slug Tour 2021

Hollie McNish: Slug Tour 2021

6th October 2021

Expect strong language and adult content ribbon wrapped in poetry and chat as Hollie reads from her new collection: 'Slug...and other things i’ve been told to hate'.

Find out about Hollie McNish: Slug Tour 2021 on What's On Edinburgh
The Serial Killer Next Door

The Serial Killer Next Door

6th October 2021

Join Psychological Therapist Emma Kenny as she takes you on a journey looking at what ingredients of possibility lead to body counts by serial killers.

Find out about The Serial Killer Next Door on What's On Edinburgh
James VI and Witchcraft

James VI and Witchcraft

Selected dates between 7th October 2021 - 28th October 2021

Hear the story of Agnes Sampson, a woman from East Lothian, and discover the events which led to her being accused of witchcraft and questioned by the King himself.

Find out about James VI and Witchcraft on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: A Guid Cause Maks a Strong Arm

Lecture: A Guid Cause Maks a Strong Arm

7th October 2021

This talk explores the ‘gists, the ‘gettes and the fight for female emancipation, viewed by some as a campaign and by others as a war.

Find out about Lecture: A Guid Cause Maks a Strong Arm on What's On Edinburgh
Creating Serial: an Evening with Sarah Koenig - POSTPONED

Creating Serial: an Evening with Sarah Koenig - POSTPONED

10th October 2021

After a sell-out US arena tour, Creating Serial is heading to the UK for the first time, for two exclusive live dates, one of which is at the Edinburgh Playhouse on 10th October 2021!

Find out about Creating Serial: an Evening with Sarah Koenig - POSTPONED on What's On Edinburgh
The Scottish Rum Experience

The Scottish Rum Experience

16th October 2021

Raise The Bar Glasgow are proud to be collaborating with Bonnie & Wild during Edinburgh Cocktail Week to bring you the Scottish Rum Experience.

Find out about The Scottish Rum Experience on What's On Edinburgh
Adam Buxton Rambles...

Adam Buxton Rambles...

18th October 2021

To coincide with its publication, we invite you to join comedian and podcast host Adam Buxton as he talks about and reads from his new book.

Find out about Adam Buxton Rambles... on What's On Edinburgh
An Evening With Miriam Margoyles

An Evening With Miriam Margoyles

21st October 2021

Spend an evening in the company of one of Britain’s favourite (and naughtiest) national treasures, Miriam Margolyes, as she shares stories from her remarkable life with broadcaster Fi Glover.

Find out about An Evening With Miriam Margoyles on What's On Edinburgh
Dan Snow’s History Hit - CANCELLED

Dan Snow’s History Hit - CANCELLED

21st October 2021

Dan Snow brings his award-winning, chart-topping podcast and online TV channel 'History Hit' live to The Queen's Hall.

Find out about Dan Snow’s History Hit - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Socially Distanced Sports Bar: Live!

Socially Distanced Sports Bar: Live!

23rd October 2021

Join Elis, Mike and Steff as they take their smash hit podcast The Socially Distant Sports Bar out on the road for the first time!

Find out about Socially Distanced Sports Bar: Live! on What's On Edinburgh
An Evening with Nick Butter

An Evening with Nick Butter

6th November 2021

Nick Butter, the first person to run a marathon in every country in the world, tells tales of muggings, war zones, dog attacks, extreme exhaustion, and the sheer scale and diversity of our planet.

Find out about An Evening with Nick Butter on What's On Edinburgh
An Audience with Alan Cumming: Tales From A Fully Packed Life

An Audience with Alan Cumming: Tales From A Fully Packed Life

7th November 2021

Join multi-award-winning actor and Sunday Times bestselling author Alan Cumming, as he celebrates the publication of his new book, Baggage: Tales from a Fully Packed Life.

Sam Heughan & Graham McTavish – The Clanlands Almanac

Sam Heughan & Graham McTavish – The Clanlands Almanac

7th November 2021

Join stars of the hit TV show Outlander, Sam Heughan and Graham McTavish, for this exclusive event to celebrate the publication of their new book, The Clanlands Almanac!

Find out about Sam Heughan & Graham McTavish – The Clanlands Almanac on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Distant lives: The Earliest Photographs of St Kilda

Lecture: Distant lives: The Earliest Photographs of St Kilda

9th November 2021

In 1860 Capt. F.W.L. Thomas sailed to St Kilda to take the first ever photographs of St Kilda. This is the story of the quest to give these St Kildans back their identity and to tell their story.

Tim Peake: My Journey to Space

Tim Peake: My Journey to Space

11th November 2021

Fasten your seatbelts and get ready for an awe-inspiring ride when Tim Peake shares his experience of life in space when he brings his UK tour to the Usher Hall Edinburgh on 11th November 2021!

Find out about Tim Peake: My Journey to Space on What's On Edinburgh
Leith 2020: Leith: HQ of the Trainspotting Phenomenon.

Leith 2020: Leith: HQ of the Trainspotting Phenomenon.

12th November 2021

Irvine Welsh’s Trainspotting, now indelibly part of Leith’s legacy with international recognition, deserves more credit and study than it gets. Tim Bell will explore how Leith is presented.

Find out about Leith 2020: Leith: HQ of the Trainspotting Phenomenon. on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s

Lecture: Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s

16th November 2021

This lecture investigates a range of artworks by artists including S.J. Peploe, Dorothy Johnstone, Eric Robertson and William McCance, and places them within the context of their times.

Find out about Lecture: Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Enlightened Golfers

Lecture: Enlightened Golfers

18th November 2021

This talk given by Jim Scanlon, a member of Leith local history society and Leith Rules Golf Society, will explore the variety of notable people who have played golf on Leith Links.

Find out about Lecture: Enlightened Golfers on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Tokens of Festive Magic: The Victorian Christmas

Lecture: Tokens of Festive Magic: The Victorian Christmas

30th November 2021

Join artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb for an exploration of the 19th century Christmas through antique objects, many from her own collection which inspire her intricate etchings.

Find out about Lecture: Tokens of Festive Magic: The Victorian Christmas on What's On Edinburgh
Lecture: Upstairs, Downstairs: Glamorous gowns to working dress

Lecture: Upstairs, Downstairs: Glamorous gowns to working dress

7th December 2021

Vicky Garrington explores a variety of historic dress from a much-mended maid’s uniform of the early 20th century to a sumptuous 18th century silk dress scattered with tulips.

Sir Ranulph Fiennes – Living Dangerously

Sir Ranulph Fiennes – Living Dangerously

18th December 2021

In Living Dangerously, Sir Ranulph Fiennes offers a personal journey through his life, from his early years to the present day. Join him for an inspiring evening at the Usher Hall!

Find out about Sir Ranulph Fiennes – Living Dangerously on What's On Edinburgh
Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

22nd February 2022

Gordon Buchanan will discuss his incredible 30 year career as a wildlife filmmaker at the Assembly Rooms on Tuesday 22nd February!

Find out about Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour on What's On Edinburgh
James Martin Live

James Martin Live

10th March 2022

Celebrity chef James Martin is hitting the road with a brand-new tour for 2022 and stops off at the Usher Hall on Thursday 10th March.

Find out about James Martin Live on What's On Edinburgh
Nick Knowles and Neil Oliver – Does History Repeat Itself?

Nick Knowles and Neil Oliver – Does History Repeat Itself?

3rd April 2022

It is time to meet the common folk as Nick Knowles and Neil Oliver turn the spotlight on those who gave their all for the Britain, we know today.

Test Match Special

Test Match Special

8th May 2022

Join Test Match Special and Ashes stars Phil Tufnell and Michael Vaughan as they take you inside the famous TMS commentary box!

Find out about Test Match Special on What's On Edinburgh
In Conversation with the Sopranos

In Conversation with the Sopranos

21st June 2022

Get the real story behind what Vanity Fair called “the greatest pop-culture masterpiece of its day” when three of The Sopranos’ most iconic cast members sit down for a chat.

Find out about In Conversation with the Sopranos on What's On Edinburgh
Fran Lebowitz

Fran Lebowitz

26th June 2022

Fran Lebowitz, the star of Netflix’s Pretend It’s A City, will be live in conversation at the Usher Hall Edinburgh on Sunday 26th June 2022. Do not miss it!

Find out about Fran Lebowitz on What's On Edinburgh
Professor Brian Cox: Horizons World Tour

Professor Brian Cox: Horizons World Tour

1st September 2022

Having set two Guinness World Records with his previous sell-out World Tour, Professor Brian Cox is back with a brand-new Arena show for 2022 which will come to the Edinburgh Playhouse!

Find out about Professor Brian Cox: Horizons World Tour on What's On Edinburgh
Martin Bayfield’s Rugby Legends

Martin Bayfield’s Rugby Legends

19th October 2022

Join former England international and true giant of the game Martin Bayfield at the Festival Theatre as he embarks on his ‘Rugby Legends’ UK tour.

Find out about Martin Bayfield’s Rugby Legends on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Fife

Doors Open Days - Fife Central

Doors Open Days - Fife Central

4th September 2021 - 19th September 2021

Scotland's annual Doors Open Days festival gives you free access to lots of fascinating buildings across Fife! This year's events in Fife Central will be held on selected dates in September!

Find out about Doors Open Days - Fife Central on What's On Fife
The Arts Society Fife Lectures

The Arts Society Fife Lectures

Selected dates between 14th September 2021 - 14th December 2021

Check out The Arts Society Fife's online lectures taking place over the coming months where lecturers share their specialist knowledge on the arts!

Find out about The Arts Society Fife Lectures on What's On Fife
Doors Open Days - Fife West

Doors Open Days - Fife West

19th September 2021

Scotland's annual Doors Open Days festival gives you free access to lots of fascinating buildings across Fife! This year's events in Fife West will be held on 19th September!

Find out about Doors Open Days - Fife West on What's On Fife
Death Cafe

Death Cafe

Selected dates between 22nd September 2021 - 27th October 2021

Held across the UK, Death Cafés are welcoming, safe and friendly meetings for people, often strangers, to openly discuss something that affects us all.

Find out about Death Cafe on What's On Fife
Demystifying COP26: A beginner’s guide

Demystifying COP26: A beginner’s guide

2nd October 2021

Join Greener Kirkcaldy in-person or online to find out the basics of COP26 and to discover what the outcomes might mean for us in Scotland and Fife!

Find out about Demystifying COP26: A beginner’s guide on What's On Fife
An Evening with Jordan Young, Stephen Purdon and Scott Fletcher in Glenrothes

An Evening with Jordan Young, Stephen Purdon and Scott Fletcher in Glenrothes

9th October 2021

Enjoy Live interview, Live Music and Meet and Greet with River City stars Jordan Young, Stephen Purdon and Scott Fletcher at the CISWO in Glenrothes on Saturday 9th October!

The Parrish Times

The Parrish Times

22nd October 2021

Former professional motorcycle and truck racer turned TV commentator and speaker/entertainer, Steve Parrish will share the uncut version of his hilarious biography The Parrish Times.

Find out about The Parrish Times on What's On Fife
An Evening with Still Game stars Gavin MItchell & Sanjeev Kohli in Glenrothes

An Evening with Still Game stars Gavin MItchell & Sanjeev Kohli in Glenrothes

29th October 2021

Don't miss behind the scenes stories from Still Game and more as Ross Owen hosts An Evening with Still Game stars Gavin Mitchell and Sanjeev Kohli!

Sir Ranulph Fiennes – Living Dangerously

Sir Ranulph Fiennes – Living Dangerously

2nd November 2021

In Living Dangerously, Sir Ranulph Fiennes offers a personal journey through his life, from his early years to the present day. Join him for an inspiring evening at the Alhambra Theatre!

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Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

30th January 2022

Gordon Buchanan will discuss his incredible 30 year career as a wildlife filmmaker at the Alhambra Theatre on January 30th 2022!

Day At Night: The Doris Day Songbook

Day At Night: The Doris Day Songbook

4th March 2022

A celebration of the life of Doris Day, featuring over 24 popular hits from the Doris Day Songbook, the songs interwoven with stories, anecdotes and facts about the life of this special lady.

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The Psychology Of Serial Killers

The Psychology Of Serial Killers

13th May 2022

Forensics lecturer Jennifer Rees is an expert in the dark underbelly of murder and in this fascinating talk she will be revealing the results of years of research.

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Events in Lanarkshire

Doors Open Days: North Lanarkshire

Doors Open Days: North Lanarkshire

18th September 2021 - 19th September 2021

Scotland's annual Doors Open Days festival gives you free access to lots of fascinating buildings across North Lanarkshire! This year's event will be held on September 18th & 19th!

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Action On Climate Together North Lanarkshire Community Launch Event

Action On Climate Together North Lanarkshire Community Launch Event

29th September 2021

Residents and voluntary groups In North Lanarkshire are being encouraged to play their part in tackling the ongoing climate emergency.

An Evening with Still Game stars Gavin MItchell & Sanjeev Kohli in Airdrie

An Evening with Still Game stars Gavin MItchell & Sanjeev Kohli in Airdrie

1st October 2021

Don't miss behind the scenes stories from Still Game and more as Ross Owen hosts An Evening with Still Game stars Gavin Mitchell and Sanjeev Kohli in Airdrie on October 1st!

The Homebird Sessions: Yvonne Lyon

The Homebird Sessions: Yvonne Lyon

3rd October 2021

The Homebird Sessions with Elaine Lennon and guests at Lanternhouse are a must for music fans and writers everywhere, the event on Sunday 3rd October will welcome singer/songwriter Yvonne Lyon!

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New Lanark Anniversary Conference

New Lanark Anniversary Conference

12th October 2021 - 14th October 2021

New Lanark Trust will be hosting a special anniversary conference to celebrate New Lanark's remarkable journey, from Robert Owen to World Heritage and beyond.

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Behavioural Design Fest 2021

Behavioural Design Fest 2021

14th October 2021

Behavioural Design Fest 2021 brings you the best and latest techniques from expert practitioners in the emerging fields of Behavioural Design and Decision Science!

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Thunder’s Danny Bowes & Luke Morley: The First 50 Years

Thunder’s Danny Bowes & Luke Morley: The First 50 Years

3rd November 2021

Join Thunder founder members Danny Bowes and Luke Morley at Hamilton Town House as they discuss the highs and lows of life in Britain's most popular and enduring rock band with rock writer Mick Wall!

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The Homebird Sessions: Boo Hewerdine

The Homebird Sessions: Boo Hewerdine

7th November 2021

The Homebird Sessions with Elaine Lennon and guests at Lanternhouse are a must for music fans and writers everywhere, the event on Sunday 7th November will welcome singer/songwriter Boo Hewerdine!

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Sir Ranulph Fiennes: Living Dangerously

Sir Ranulph Fiennes: Living Dangerously

11th February 2022

Sir Ranulph Fiennes' endeavours have pushed his endurance levels to the limits, inspiring generations and making him a pioneer of exploration join him for an evening at Motherwell Concert Hall!

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Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Woodside Heritage Walk

Woodside Heritage Walk

25th September 2021

Explore the history and heritage of Woodside in Paisley on this guided walking tour with The Urban Historian!

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Scottish Textualities

Scottish Textualities

1st October 2021

Part of Tannahil Arts Festival, Scottish Textualities is a multi-media collaborative set celebrating Scots language, music and culture!

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Radical Paisley Heritage Walk

Radical Paisley Heritage Walk

2nd October 2021

Paisley is well known for its radical political history from the early 19th Century onwards, join The Urban Historian for the Radical Paisley Heritage Walk as part of Tannahill Arts Festival!

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Tanna Slamma Ding Dong

Tanna Slamma Ding Dong

2nd October 2021

Don't miss a bright night of spoken word from some of the best performance poets in the land, local voices, and sweet musical interludes!

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October Dinner Talk - Linen Thread in Scotland

October Dinner Talk - Linen Thread in Scotland

12th October 2021

Join The Urban Historian on October 12th for dinner at Pendulum Scottish Kitchen & Bar followed by a talk on the early linen thread making industry in Scotland.

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Thunder’s Danny Bowes & Luke Morley: The First 50 Years

Thunder’s Danny Bowes & Luke Morley: The First 50 Years

4th November 2021

Join Thunder founder members Danny Bowes and Luke Morley at Beacon Arts Centre as they discuss the highs and lows of life in Britain's most popular and enduring rock band with rock writer Mick Wall!

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Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Bloody Scotland: Sunday 19th September

Bloody Scotland: Sunday 19th September

19th September 2021

Bloody Scotland celebrates the best Scottish and International crime fiction and will return in hybrid form for 2021. Check out their events programme for Sunday 19th September!

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Kenton Cool

Kenton Cool

28th September 2021

The Albert Halls is delighted to welcome Kenton Cool, the British record holder for Everest ascents, in his event 'Everest The Cool Way' this September.

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‘Morocco’ Film Screening

‘Morocco’ Film Screening

2nd December 2021

Join Creative Stirling at 44 King Street on Thursday 2nd December for a screening of the 1930's film 'Morocco', starring Marlene Dietrich and Gary Cooper!

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‘Dishonoured’ Film Screening

‘Dishonoured’ Film Screening

9th December 2021

Join Creative Stirling at 44 King Street on Thursday 9th December for a screening of the 1931 film 'Dishonoured', starring Marlene Dietrich!

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Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

25th February 2022

Gordon Buchanan will discuss his incredible 30 year career as a wildlife filmmaker at Macrobert Arts Centre on Friday 25th February!

Pete Whittaker: Solo and Free

Pete Whittaker: Solo and Free

25th February 2022

Join Pete from the sub culture of underground crack climbing and onto the side of the world’s highest big walls.

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Nick Knowles and Neil Oliver – Does History Repeat Itself?

Nick Knowles and Neil Oliver – Does History Repeat Itself?

26th February 2022

It is time to meet the common folk as Nick Knowles and Neil Oliver turn the spotlight on those who gave their all for the Britain, we know today.

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