Talks And Lectures events in Lanarkshire

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

Events in Lanarkshire

Biggar Science Festival

Biggar Science Festival

16th September 2019 - 27th September 2019
Biggar
Biggar Science Festival has announced its biggest and most ambitious festival programme to date, running between the 16th and 27th September! Read more
Ethyl Smith - Desperate Times

Ethyl Smith - Desperate Times

19th September 2019
Join local author Ethyl Smith at Fairhill Library as she discusses her historical fiction series of books recounting real life events during Scotland's turbulent covenanting years! Read more
Sporting Memories

Sporting Memories

1st October 2019
Are you an older sports fan who loves to reminisce and share stories from your playing days? Join members from East Kilbride Sports Club for their monthly Sporting Memories event! Read more
Lanarkshire Local and Family History Show

Lanarkshire Local and Family History Show

5th October 2019
The Lanarkshire Local and Family History Show, at Motherwell Concert Hall on Saturday 5th October, will appeal to everyone with an interest in family history and local heritage! Read more
Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings

Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings

5th November 2019
The dark Winter skies offer up the perfect opportunity to get involved with the regular Winter Open Evenings at Airdrie Observatory. Read more
Sporting Memories

Sporting Memories

5th November 2019
Are you an older sports fan who loves to reminisce and share stories from your playing days? Join members from East Kilbride Sports Club for their monthly Sporting Memories event! Read more
Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings

Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings

12th November 2019
The dark Winter skies offer up the perfect opportunity to get involved with the regular Winter Open Evenings at Airdrie Observatory. Read more
Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings

Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings

19th November 2019
The dark Winter skies offer up the perfect opportunity to get involved with the regular Winter Open Evenings at Airdrie Observatory. Read more
Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings

Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings

26th November 2019
The dark Winter skies offer up the perfect opportunity to get involved with the regular Winter Open Evenings at Airdrie Observatory. Read more
Sporting Memories

Sporting Memories

2nd December 2019
Are you an older sports fan who loves to reminisce and share stories from your playing days? Join members from East Kilbride Sports Club for their monthly Sporting Memories event! Read more
Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings

Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings

3rd December 2019
The dark Winter skies offer up the perfect opportunity to get involved with the regular Winter Open Evenings at Airdrie Observatory. Read more
Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings

Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings

10th December 2019
The dark Winter skies offer up the perfect opportunity to get involved with the regular Winter Open Evenings at Airdrie Observatory. Read more
Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings

Airdrie Observatory Winter Open Evenings

17th December 2019
The dark Winter skies offer up the perfect opportunity to get involved with the regular Winter Open Evenings at Airdrie Observatory. Read more

Events in East Renfrewshire

Margaret Atwood: Live in Cinemas

Margaret Atwood: Live in Cinemas

18th September 2019
The wait is over... The Testaments, Margaret Atwood's highly anticipated sequel to The Handmaid's Tale, is revealed! Don't miss a live broadcast with the author herself at Eastwood Park Theatre!
Mearns Kirk Helping Hands: Information and Advice Lunch

Mearns Kirk Helping Hands: Information and Advice Lunch

20th September 2019
Join Mearns Kirk Helping Hands for a lovely lunch and get useful info on a variety of things including protecting yourself against scammers and cold callers to welfare support.
No More Deathly Silences

No More Deathly Silences

24th September 2019
Would you like to feel more empowered to start difficult conversations around death dying and bereavement? Come along to the 'No more deathly silences' event at Eastwood House on September 24th.
Care Fee Planning Information Event

Care Fee Planning Information Event

25th September 2019
Join the team at Newton House Care Home, Catriona Smith (Financial Advisor) from Chase De Vere and Jacqui Lochhead (Elder Law Advisor) from Inksters Solicitors for their Care Fee Planning Info Event.
Macular Support Group

Macular Support Group

26th September 2019
The Macular Society are host a regular support group open to anyone with sight loss at Newton House Care Home, Newton Mearns on the fourth Thursday each month.
Looking After Yourself and Your Clients: Canine Professionals

Looking After Yourself and Your Clients: Canine Professionals

29th September 2019
Join Dale McLelland from Being Canine, Dog Behaviour And Training for the Looking After Yourself and Your Clients: Canine Professionals workshop at Vet Creche Ltd on Sunday 29th September.
Only Fools and Boycie

Only Fools and Boycie

29th September 2019
Spend an evening with John Challis, best known as Boycie in BBC1's Only Fools and Horses, as he spills the beans on his co-stars and his time as a performer!
Waterstones Book Signing: Mary Paulson-Ellis

Waterstones Book Signing: Mary Paulson-Ellis

2nd October 2019
Waterstones Newton Mearns is proud to present an evening with author Mary Paulson-Ellis as she launches her new book, The Inheritance of Solomon Farthing.
An Evening With Anna Smith

An Evening With Anna Smith

9th October 2019
Join crime book blogger, Sarah Bairden at Giffnock Library as she grills Anna Smith on her writing and career to date and finds out what makes her books the bestsellers they are.
National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Monthly Talk

National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Monthly Talk

10th October 2019
Join the NTS Eastwood and District Members for their monthly meeting where a speaker will give an illustrated talk!
In Conversation With... Barbara Dickson

In Conversation With... Barbara Dickson

13th October 2019
Scotland's top selling female album artist of all time and Olivier Award winning actress, Barbara Dickson, will give a unique insight into her career, with an intimate event at Eastwood Park Theatre!
Theresa Talbot Talks

Theresa Talbot Talks

14th October 2019
Join Theresa Talbot at Barrhead Foundry as she shares her experiences and the inspirations behind her books; 'The Lost Children', 'Keep Her Silent' and her latest novel, 'The Quiet Ones'!
Scottish Wildlife Trust Talk: Perspectives in Marine Conservation

Scottish Wildlife Trust Talk: Perspectives in Marine Conservation

21st October 2019
Join the Clarkston & East Kilbride Scottish Wildlife Trust group in Busby for one of their regular evening talks on October 21st, where the topic will be 'Perspectives in Marine Conservation'.
Macular Support Group

Macular Support Group

24th October 2019
The Macular Society are host a regular support group open to anyone with sight loss at Newton House Care Home, Newton Mearns on the fourth Thursday each month.
National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Monthly Talk

National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Monthly Talk

14th November 2019
Join the NTS Eastwood and District Members for their monthly meeting where a speaker will give an illustrated talk!
Scottish Wildlife Trust Talk: Volunteering and Citizen Science

Scottish Wildlife Trust Talk: Volunteering and Citizen Science

18th November 2019
Join the Clarkston & East Kilbride Scottish Wildlife Trust group in Busby for one of their regular evening talks on November 18th, where the topic will be 'Volunteering and Citizen Science'.
Macular Support Group

Macular Support Group

28th November 2019
The Macular Society are host a regular support group open to anyone with sight loss at Newton House Care Home, Newton Mearns on the fourth Thursday each month.
National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Monthly Talk

National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Monthly Talk

12th December 2019
Join the NTS Eastwood and District Members for their monthly meeting where a speaker will give an illustrated talk!
National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Monthly Talk

National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Monthly Talk

9th January 2020
Join the NTS Eastwood and District Members for their monthly meeting where a speaker will give an illustrated talk!
Macular Support Group

Macular Support Group

23rd January 2020
The Macular Society are host a regular support group open to anyone with sight loss at Newton House Care Home, Newton Mearns on the fourth Thursday each month.
National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Monthly Talk

National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Monthly Talk

13th February 2020
Join the NTS Eastwood and District Members for their monthly meeting where a speaker will give an illustrated talk!
National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Monthly Talk

National Trust Eastwood and District Members Centre Monthly Talk

12th March 2020
Join the NTS Eastwood and District Members for their monthly meeting where a speaker will give an illustrated talk!

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Wemyss Ware Exhibition

Wemyss Ware Exhibition

15th September 2019 - 30th September 2019
This exhibition in September will show off the beautiful Wemyss Ware ceramics that the Victor Murphy Trust has collected over the years and will appeal to anyone with an interest in pottery.
The Physician as Revolutionary

The Physician as Revolutionary

18th September 2019
This lecture, given by Professor Abraham Verghese on 18th September, uncovers the stories behind history's revolutionary physicians.
16th Century Costume

16th Century Costume

19th September 2019
Discover more about 16th century costume in this lunchtime lecture with Anna Reynolds, Senior Curator of Paintings at Royal Collection Trust on Thursday 19th September!
Penicuik Estate: Past Present and Future

Penicuik Estate: Past Present and Future

19th September 2019
Join us at Lauriston Castle for this lecture looking at a brief history of Penicuik Estate since it was acquired by the Clerk family in 1654!
Bradley Wiggins: An Evening With

Bradley Wiggins: An Evening With

21st September 2019
Join Britain’s most decorated Olympian Sir Bradley Wiggins when he stops off at the Festival Theatre on 21st September with his insightful and at times hilarious live show!
The Connective Parenting Conference: Edinburgh 2019

The Connective Parenting Conference: Edinburgh 2019

21st September 2019
The Connective Parenting Conference is coming to Edinburgh in September and is designed for all parents and carers to give you access to a range of different workshops on one day, in one place.
Together We Are Powerful: Sharing Activists’ Journeys

Together We Are Powerful: Sharing Activists’ Journeys

21st September 2019
Join Global Justice Now Scotland on 21st September and hear guest speakers, from experienced international activists to young local organisers, as they discuss their triumphs and trials!
Tooling Up to Double Down: How to Harness People Power

Tooling Up to Double Down: How to Harness People Power

21st September 2019
Take One Action Film Festival presents a day of connection, inspiration and skills building, from grassroots mobilising to political lobbying.
Revolutions, Rebellions and Revelations: Scottish History seen through Edinburgh’s Collections

Revolutions, Rebellions and Revelations: Scottish History seen through Edinburgh’s Collections

23rd September 2019
This talk will take you through the key moments of Edinburgh’s history from the National Covenant of 1638 to the suppression of the Highlands after the defeat of the Jacobite Rebellion in 1746.
Take One Action Film Festival present: System Error

Take One Action Film Festival present: System Error

23rd September 2019
Through candid conversations with advocates of “business as usual”, director Florian Opitz reveals the absurdities behind our current system and asks if it may be time for a radical re-think.
Hidden Herbal Secrets of your Kitchen - Revealed!

Hidden Herbal Secrets of your Kitchen - Revealed!

25th September 2019
Medical Herbalist Wendy Kelly will reveal the secret herbal medicine chest already in your kitchen in this fascinating talk at Cockenzie House and Gardens on 25th September!
Scar: The Dramatic Story of a Viking Boat Burial in Scotland

Scar: The Dramatic Story of a Viking Boat Burial in Scotland

26th September 2019
In this lecture Olwyn Owen will piece together the story of the three people buried in the Viking boat and the origins and significance of the objects they took with them to the afterlife.
Talk on Linlithgow’s History in Late Medieval Scotland

Talk on Linlithgow’s History in Late Medieval Scotland

26th September 2019
Come along on 26th September to St Peter’s Church as we welcome Dr Callum Watson who will give this talk on Linlithgow's significance in late medieval Scotland!
Exclusive Dining Experience with Daffy’s Gin

Exclusive Dining Experience with Daffy’s Gin

27th September 2019
A full-blown feast is afoot on the Forth Floor at Harvey Nichols! Hosted by the Daffy’s Gin team, enjoy a delectable dinner of four bespoke courses, each paired with a Daffy’s gin cocktail.
Inventing Tomorrow

Inventing Tomorrow

27th September 2019
Take One Action Film Festival presents a screening of Inventing Tomorrow, a hopeful documentary following a group of young students as they dream up solutions to environmental threats.
The White Rose of Gask

The White Rose of Gask

27th September 2019
Celebrated folk musician Freeland Barbour presents a long-overdue biography of Lady Nairne's life and work at this book launch on 27th September at the Scottish Storytelling Centre.
Doors Open Day: The Lyell Centre

Doors Open Day: The Lyell Centre

28th September 2019
It's Doors Open Day at The Lyell Centre for Earth and Marine Science and Technology on Saturday 28th September, so come along and join us for some scientific fun!
Doors Open Days Edinburgh

Doors Open Days Edinburgh

28th September 2019 - 29th September 2019
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 28th & 29th!
Clermiston and some of the mansions of the Old Cramond Parish

Clermiston and some of the mansions of the Old Cramond Parish

1st October 2019
This lecture, given by Bill Weir, will explore the old estates of Dalmeny, Craigiehall, and Cammo along with Craigcrook Castle and Clermiston House, it will also examine a number of the owners.
Presenting Mary’s Chambers

Presenting Mary’s Chambers

2nd October 2019
Join Deborah Clarke, Senior Curator at the Palace of Holyroodhouse, as she reveals how Mary, Queen of Scots' chambers have been presented from the Victorian era to the present day!
The Edinburgh Seven

The Edinburgh Seven

3rd October 2019
The Edinburgh Seven predate even the redoubtable Dr Elsie Inglis in taking on the misogyny of the establishment to prove their worth. Come hear their story in this lecture at Lauriston Castle!
A Certain Light: Poetry and Spirituality in the work of Victoria Crowe

A Certain Light: Poetry and Spirituality in the work of Victoria Crowe

5th October 2019
Victoria Crowe’s paintings have been compared to poems. Join Susan Mansfield in this talk at City Art Centre as she explores Crowe's affinity with poets and poetry!
Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

5th October 2019
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening is taking place at the Salisbury Centre, Edinburgh.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

5th October 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

6th October 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

8th October 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

9th October 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
The Changing Face of Leith in the 20th century

The Changing Face of Leith in the 20th century

9th October 2019
This Lecture given by Jim Tweedie, Chair of Leith Local History Society, will give an overview of the fascinating history of Leith and discuss Leith’s unique position today.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

10th October 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

11th October 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Towers of Power: 2,000 Years of Fortifications in Scotland

Towers of Power: 2,000 Years of Fortifications in Scotland

12th October 2019
David C. Weinczok gives this talk on all the main types of fortified sites in Scotland and shares plenty of examples for you to explore once it's over.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

14th October 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Science Behind the Blue Planet

Science Behind the Blue Planet

14th October 2019
Meet The Open University academic team working on the BBC and The Open University co-production Blue Planet II for an interactive talk and panel debate at Dynamic Earth on Monday 14th October.
Witches, Potions and Bald Agnes

Witches, Potions and Bald Agnes

14th October 2019 - 27th October 2019
Get set for Halloween and join us at The Palace of Holyroodhouse for a spooky fortnight of activities, inspired by the 17th century fears of witchcraft and the legend of Agnes Sampson!
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

15th October 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Public Talk: 1969 And All That

Public Talk: 1969 And All That

15th October 2019
This talk explores developments in the 50 yrs since man walked on the Moon and The Open University was born. Expect to be both informed, thrilled and entertained.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

16th October 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
The Unlikely Story of Alexander Dow

The Unlikely Story of Alexander Dow

16th October 2019
Join us at Lauriston Castle on 16th October for this talk on the life of Alexander Dow, from his birth in Perthshire, working for a smuggler, to becoming a Colonel in the East India Company!
Adventures in Anatomy Part 2: Reproductive Organs

Adventures in Anatomy Part 2: Reproductive Organs

17th October 2019
The Surgeons' Hall Museums talk series 'Adventures in Anatomy' continues on Thursday 17th October as Human Remains Conservator, Cat Irving explores the 'Reproductive Organs'.
McCarthy Award for History of Medicine Research

McCarthy Award for History of Medicine Research

17th October 2019
Join us at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and hear short 15 minute talks from our awards finalists before the judges announce the winner!
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

17th October 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

18th October 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Edinburgh Geological Society Public Lecture: The Secret Life of Carbon

Edinburgh Geological Society Public Lecture: The Secret Life of Carbon

23rd October 2019
The role of carbon in the atmosphere is well known, but what else does carbon get up to as it cycles through Earth systems? Find out from experts at this public lecture at Dynamic Earth!
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

23rd October 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

24th October 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Speaking your Truth - Poetry and Open Mic

Speaking your Truth - Poetry and Open Mic

24th October 2019
Adam Lucy will share a selection of poems with you throughout this event at Dundas Street Gallery and then open the floor for poets, spoken word and performance from the public.
FFU Scotland CIC Edinburgh Support Meeting

FFU Scotland CIC Edinburgh Support Meeting

25th October 2019
FFU Scotland CIC are a non profit social enterprise organisation for fibromyalgia and will be holding meetings in Edinburgh at Tollcross Community Centre throughout 2019.
Family Samhuinn

Family Samhuinn

26th October 2019
Enjoy an afternoon of stories, drama games and songs at the Family Samhuinn in the Scottish Storytelling Centre on 26th October!
Inglis’ Amazons

Inglis’ Amazons

26th October 2019
Inglis’ Amazons: hear the tales of this incredible all-female medical unit as they save lives at the front.
Inglis’ Amazons

Inglis’ Amazons

27th October 2019
Inglis’ Amazons: hear the tales of this incredible all-female medical unit as they save lives at the front.
Saints and Sinners

Saints and Sinners

27th October 2019
Uncover the light and dark sides of Holyrood Park’s history of saints and sinners as you join us for a Halloween and All Saints’ Day walk.
Startup Summit

Startup Summit

30th October 2019
Startup Summit returns to the Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh on October 30th and provides a true immersion into the world of business and beyond.
Out of Sight, Out of Mind Tour

Out of Sight, Out of Mind Tour

31st October 2019
A behind-the-scenes tour at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh gives you the chance to meet medical and historical experts on mental health and see rare items from the College's collections.
Saints and Sinners

Saints and Sinners

3rd November 2019
Uncover the light and dark sides of Holyrood Park’s history of saints and sinners as you join us for a Halloween and All Saints’ Day walk.
1918: Victory and Remembrance

1918: Victory and Remembrance

4th November 2019 - 7th November 2019
Meet a Highland soldier from 1918 and learn about his experience at the front and his reflections on the Armistice.
Am measg nan Craobh : Amongst the trees

Am measg nan Craobh : Amongst the trees

8th November 2019
Join University of Edinburgh Gaelic Officer Bria Mason for an afternoon of storytelling under the trees in Holyrood Park.
First Stages Readings: I’m Not Here & Tiger Mum

First Stages Readings: I’m Not Here & Tiger Mum

8th November 2019
I’m Not Here by Rachael O'Conner & Tiger Mum by Eva Edo are two of the six script-in-hand readings selected for Traverse Theatre's first ever First Stages Festival.
Panel Discussion: Who’s Who at the Traverse

Panel Discussion: Who’s Who at the Traverse

8th November 2019
Come and meet the Traverse’s Artistic and Programming team, learn more about the work that goes on behind the scenes and ask questions about what’s coming up next at the Traverse.
A Playwrights’ Gathering: Scotland, A Place for Playwrights?

A Playwrights’ Gathering: Scotland, A Place for Playwrights?

9th November 2019
Join your colleagues from the Scottish Society of Playwrights, Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland and researcher Fraser White as we pore over the early results from the biennial Playwrights Survey.
First Stages Readings:  Motherland  &  44 Sex Acts in 1 Week

First Stages Readings: Motherland & 44 Sex Acts in 1 Week

9th November 2019
Motherland by Hugo Timbrell and 44 Sex Acts in One Week by David Finnigan are the final two of the six script-in-hand readings selected for Traverse Theatre's first ever First Stages Festival.
First Stages Readings: Blessed / Exquisite Corpse

First Stages Readings: Blessed / Exquisite Corpse

9th November 2019
Hear another two of the six script-in-hand readings selected for Traverse Theatre's first ever First Stages Festival - Blessed by Natalie McGrath and Exquisite Corpse by Conor O’Loughlin!
First Stages Readings: Blessed / Exquisite Corpse

First Stages Readings: Blessed / Exquisite Corpse

9th November 2019
Hear another two of the six script-in-hand readings selected for Traverse Theatre's first ever First Stages Festival - Blessed by Natalie McGrath and Exquisite Corpse by Conor O’Loughlin!
Imaginate Accelerator Reading: The Tumeric Trail

Imaginate Accelerator Reading: The Tumeric Trail

9th November 2019
A new play about the power of our thoughts to create our reality through the eyes of an insect-obsessed teenager whose psychotic aunt comes to stay.
Mushroom Magic

Mushroom Magic

9th November 2019 - 10th November 2019
Join a Holyrood Park ranger and discover the weird and wonderful world of fungi that can be found around Holyrood Park!
Their Name Liveth

Their Name Liveth

9th November 2019
Come and hear the story of the role Sir Robert Lorimer played in the building of the Scottish National War Memorial.
Their Name Liveth

Their Name Liveth

10th November 2019
Come and hear the story of the role Sir Robert Lorimer played in the building of the Scottish National War Memorial.
Touring Scotland with Boswell and Johnson

Touring Scotland with Boswell and Johnson

11th November 2019
Joe Waterfield uses HES archive photographs and drawings to recreate the unforgettable Scottish tour in 1773 of lexicographer Samuel Johnson and biographer James Boswell.
Looking after your Family Archive

Looking after your Family Archive

14th November 2019
Come and meet the HES paper conservators at HES Archives and Library for some practical advice on how to care for your family papers and photographs.
Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

16th November 2019
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening is taking place at the Salisbury Centre, Edinburgh.
Kilts and Captivity

Kilts and Captivity

16th November 2019
Find out why the Jacobite Risings of 1715 and 1745 failed as you meet a Highlander held prisoner in Edinburgh Castle.
Kilts and Captivity

Kilts and Captivity

17th November 2019
Find out why the Jacobite Risings of 1715 and 1745 failed as you meet a Highlander held prisoner in Edinburgh Castle.
Animals and Madness

Animals and Madness

20th November 2019
This talk at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh will explore the ‘madness’ of both human and animals, the curious cross-codings arising between ‘mad’ people and troublesome beasts.
Adventures in Anatomy Part 3: Skin

Adventures in Anatomy Part 3: Skin

21st November 2019
Join Surgeons' Hall Museums Human Remains Conservator, Cat Irving, for the third and final talk in the 'Adventures in Anatomy' series as she talks about our skin!
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

25th November 2019
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

26th November 2019
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

27th November 2019
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

28th November 2019
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.
FFU Scotland CIC Edinburgh Support Meeting

FFU Scotland CIC Edinburgh Support Meeting

29th November 2019
FFU Scotland CIC are a non profit social enterprise organisation for fibromyalgia and will be holding meetings in Edinburgh at Tollcross Community Centre throughout 2019.
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

29th November 2019
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

30th November 2019
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.
Inglis’ Amazons

Inglis’ Amazons

1st December 2019
Inglis’ Amazons: hear the tales of this incredible all-female medical unit as they save lives at the front.
Man at Arms

Man at Arms

1st December 2019
Come along to Dirleton Castle for one of Historic Scotland's special 'Man at Arms' talks, which tell tales of siege warfare and castle life, with a selection of medieval weapons on show!
Unsung Heroines

Unsung Heroines

2nd December 2019 - 4th December 2019
Come and meet Mrs Jane Clark, the commandant of a unit of VAD nurses and hear her story at Edinburgh Castle.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

5th December 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

6th December 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
The Prince’s Trusted Man

The Prince’s Trusted Man

9th December 2019 - 13th December 2019
Come along to Edinburgh Castle and hear how John Roy Stewart raised his Edinburgh Regiment for Prince Charlie and the part he played in rebellion.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

27th December 2019
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
In Memoriam - A Forgotten Story

In Memoriam - A Forgotten Story

3rd January 2020
Hear how Alice Meredith Williams made a most significant contribution to the Scottish National War Memorial.
In Conversation: Beneath the Surface

In Conversation: Beneath the Surface

11th January 2020
Join us at the City Art Centre on 11th January and hear from five of the artists in the Beneath the Surface exhibition as they come together to talk about their work!
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

16th January 2020
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

17th January 2020
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Hot Rocks

Hot Rocks

26th January 2020
Join an expert geologist and a Ranger on a longer guided walk to discover the fascinating geological history of Holyrood Park.
Crime and Punishment in Medieval Scotland

Crime and Punishment in Medieval Scotland

7th February 2020 - 13th February 2020
Listen as Gilbert Savage, the Executioner, recounts the nature of crime & punishment during the turbulent times in Medieval Scotland.
Tulips, Dragons, and Tweety Birds

Tulips, Dragons, and Tweety Birds

10th February 2020
Join Ali Davey at HES Archives and Library on 10th February to explore the work of early 20th Century blacksmith, Thomas Hadden.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

15th February 2020
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Music Through the Ages

Music Through the Ages

16th February 2020
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

17th February 2020
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

18th February 2020
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

19th February 2020
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

20th February 2020
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.
Coolest Walk on Earth

Coolest Walk on Earth

23rd February 2020
Join an expert geologist and a Ranger on a three hour guided walk to discover how the landscape of Holyrood Park has been shaped and sculpted by ice through the ages.
In Memoriam - A Forgotten Story

In Memoriam - A Forgotten Story

25th February 2020
Hear how Alice Meredith Williams made a most significant contribution to the Scottish National War Memorial.
In Memoriam - A Forgotten Story

In Memoriam - A Forgotten Story

26th February 2020
Hear how Alice Meredith Williams made a most significant contribution to the Scottish National War Memorial.
In Memoriam - A Forgotten Story

In Memoriam - A Forgotten Story

27th February 2020
Hear how Alice Meredith Williams made a most significant contribution to the Scottish National War Memorial.
In Memoriam - A Forgotten Story

In Memoriam - A Forgotten Story

28th February 2020
Hear how Alice Meredith Williams made a most significant contribution to the Scottish National War Memorial.
International Conference on Registered Nurses and Emergency Nursing

International Conference on Registered Nurses and Emergency Nursing

4th March 2020 - 5th March 2020
An International Conference on Registered Nurses and Emergency Nursing is being held on 4th and 5th March 2020 in Edinburgh.
Stained Glass Designers and Sculptors

Stained Glass Designers and Sculptors

9th March 2020
Fiona Hall will showcase the wealth of archives resources available to help research into stained glass designers and sculptors in these talks at HES Archives and Library.
Their Name Liveth

Their Name Liveth

14th March 2020
Come and hear the story of the role Sir Robert Lorimer played in the building of the Scottish National War Memorial.
Their Name Liveth

Their Name Liveth

15th March 2020
Come and hear the story of the role Sir Robert Lorimer played in the building of the Scottish National War Memorial.
Inglis’ Amazons

Inglis’ Amazons

28th March 2020
Inglis’ Amazons: hear the tales of this incredible all-female medical unit as they save lives at the front.
Inglis’ Amazons

Inglis’ Amazons

29th March 2020
Inglis’ Amazons: hear the tales of this incredible all-female medical unit as they save lives at the front.
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

30th March 2020
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.
Rob Roy MacGregor

Rob Roy MacGregor

31st March 2020
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.

Events in Fife

Chaplain’s Conversations:

Chaplain’s Conversations:

23rd September 2019
In conversation with the Chaplain, Donald MacEwan, we explore with Professor Wright his career encompassing the academy and the church.
An Evening With The Polar Academy

An Evening With The Polar Academy

26th September 2019
Come along to Cupar Baptist Church on 26th September for a free information evening about the Polar Academy and Bell Baxter High School's latest adventure with Craig Mathieson!
Magical Hallowe’en Herbs

Magical Hallowe’en Herbs

5th October 2019
Listen to tales about the history and origins of our magical native herbs such as mugwort, elder and hawthorn and make some herbal incense mix that you can take home.
An Evening with Sir Chris Hoy

An Evening with Sir Chris Hoy

8th October 2019
Sir Chris Hoy, Scotland’s most successful Olympic Cyclist of all time, visits the Alhambra in a special one off evening, hosted by Fife born TV and Radio Presenter Edith Bowman.
Chaplain’s Conversations:

Chaplain’s Conversations:

8th October 2019
In conversation with the Chaplain, Donald MacEwan, Professor Sir Ian Boyd, School of Biology talks about his career, what inspires him in his research and his thoughts about the future of education.
Monthly Climate Cafe

Monthly Climate Cafe

9th October 2019
Be part of tackling climate change - join Greener Kirkcaldy for monthly films, guest speakers and discussions over refreshments.
An Audience with Calum Best

An Audience with Calum Best

25th October 2019
Craig Stephens, TV and Radio Presenter, will be chatting to Calum about his life and experiences in the public eye. There will also be an opportunity for the audience to ask Calum questions.
An Evening with Gordan Buchanan

An Evening with Gordan Buchanan

29th October 2019
Get ready for more spell-binding stories from the natural world when Gordon Buchanan comes to the Alhambra Theatre this Autumn!
Monthly Climate Cafe

Monthly Climate Cafe

6th November 2019
Be part of tackling climate change - join Greener Kirkcaldy for monthly films, guest speakers and discussions over refreshments.
Fife Mining Conference

Fife Mining Conference

16th November 2019
Come and hear about the history of mining in the Kingdom of Fife from miners, local experts and historians at this one day conference on Saturday 16th November!
James Yorkston Presents: Tae Sup Wi’ A Fifer: Hollie McNish, Ye Vagabonds, Nancy Kerr & Luke Daniels

James Yorkston Presents: Tae Sup Wi’ A Fifer: Hollie McNish, Ye Vagabonds, Nancy Kerr & Luke Daniels

16th November 2019
James Yorkston Presents: Tae Sup Wi’ A Fifer returns on 16th November with guests Hollie McNish, Ye Vagabonds and Nancy Kerr & Luke Daniels.
Neil Oliver: The Story Of The British Isles In 100 Places

Neil Oliver: The Story Of The British Isles In 100 Places

30th November 2019
Neil Oliver was born to love Great Britain. Hear in his amusing and entertaining way what it all means to him, and why we need to cherish and celebrate our wonderful countries!
Monthly Climate Cafe

Monthly Climate Cafe

4th December 2019
Be part of tackling climate change - join Greener Kirkcaldy for monthly films, guest speakers and discussions over refreshments.
James Yorkston Presents: Tae Sup Wi’ A Fifer: Josie Long, Özgür Baba and Rachel Newton

James Yorkston Presents: Tae Sup Wi’ A Fifer: Josie Long, Özgür Baba and Rachel Newton

14th December 2019
James Yorkston Presents the last Tae Sup Wi’ A Fifer for 2019. Guests are Josie Long, Özgür Baba and Rachel Newton at the Adam Smith Theatre on 14th December.

Events in Glasgow

Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019
Glasgow Central Tours offer you the chance to explore behind the scenes of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks, Central Station!
Doors Open Days Glasgow

Doors Open Days Glasgow

16th September 2019 - 22nd September 2019
Scotland's annual Doors Open Days festival gives you free access to lots of fascinating buildings across Glasgow! This year's event will be held between the 16th and 22nd September!
Adoption Information Evening

Adoption Information Evening

18th September 2019
The team at Scottish Adoption are hosting an Information Evening on September 18th where adopters and our teen adoption ambassadors will share their experiences of adoption with you!
Artist Talks: Barrowland Ballads

Artist Talks: Barrowland Ballads

18th September 2019
To accompany Glasgow City Heritage Trust's forthcoming Barrowland Ballads exhibition, the artists Recollective will be speaking about their Barrowland Ballad year-long project and book!
BTA - Glasgow Tinnitus Support Group Meeting

BTA - Glasgow Tinnitus Support Group Meeting

18th September 2019
Join BTA - Glasgow Tinnitus Support Group for their support meeting for tinnitus sufferers and their loved ones at The Invisible Hearing Clinic.
Follow In The Footsteps

Follow In The Footsteps

18th September 2019
Step back in time and follow in the footsteps of the Stirling Stuarts on this guided walk around Castlemilk Park!
Fostering Information Day

Fostering Information Day

19th September 2019
Are you considering becoming a foster carer? Now is a great time to get more informed! Let's have a cuppa and talk fostering!
Joe Abercrombie launches A Little Hatred

Joe Abercrombie launches A Little Hatred

19th September 2019
Join the team at Waterstones Argyle Street for an evening with celebrated fantasy author Joe Abercrombie, to celebrate the release of A Little Hatred!
Stress Free Living in a Nutshell

Stress Free Living in a Nutshell

19th September 2019
Meditation encourages us to take time out to sit and bring out those energies in ourselves, learn more at this free event at InnerSpace Glasgow!
Be a Sleuth for the TRUTH

Be a Sleuth for the TRUTH

21st September 2019
In this talk and discussion Barry Jareckyj introduces a proven method that helps us to feel good and enjoy life!
Clydebuilt Festival

Clydebuilt Festival

21st September 2019 - 22nd September 2019
Back for its third year, the Clydebuilt Festival will return to the Riverside Museum and The Tall Ship at Riverside on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd September 2019!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

21st September 2019
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!
Artist Talk: Emma Booth

Artist Talk: Emma Booth

22nd September 2019
Pop along to Helensburgh Art Hub on Sunday 22nd September for a free talk by artist Emma Booth in conjunction with her exhibition 'Life Laundry'.
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

22nd September 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
Explorathon: Glasgow Skeptics - Precision Medicine, Where Will the Future Take Us?

Explorathon: Glasgow Skeptics - Precision Medicine, Where Will the Future Take Us?

23rd September 2019
Discover the exciting precision medicine research from the University of Glasgow that aims to remove 'trial and error' from treatment in favour of more precise medicine.
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

24th September 2019
Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!
Help for First Time Buyers

Help for First Time Buyers

26th September 2019
The Mortgage Advice Bureau - Scotland‎ are hosting a 'Help to Buy' event on September 26th, come along and learn how Government assistance can help you get on the property ladder.
The Egyptian Revival in Architecture

The Egyptian Revival in Architecture

26th September 2019
Preeminent author and architectural historian Professor James Stevens Curl joins The Alexander Thomson Society and Egyptology Scotland to deliver the 2019 Gavin Stamp Lecture.
Explorathon Glasgow

Explorathon Glasgow

27th September 2019 - 28th September 2019
Explorathon... join us for an extravaganza of discovery, entertainment and wonder as we celebrate all things smart!
Scot Gin Fest - Glasgow

Scot Gin Fest - Glasgow

28th September 2019
Step into the unique world of Scot Gin Fest at Trades Hall on September 28th and discover the very essence of Scottish gin – the provenance, the botanicals, the craftsmanship and the heritage!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

28th September 2019
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!
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

29th September 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

29th September 2019
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening is taking place in Glasgow.
Business Bites - Building and Sustaining a Digital Community

Business Bites - Building and Sustaining a Digital Community

30th September 2019
Learn why it is so important for your business to spend time building your social media following on this workshop at Collabor8te on September 30th.
Introduction to Essential Oils with Hayley Hobson

Introduction to Essential Oils with Hayley Hobson

30th September 2019
Serenity Essentials UK are proud to host an Introduction to Essential Oils with Hayley Hobson at Champagne Central on September 30th, the only Glasgow City Centre event with Hayley this year!
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

1st October 2019
Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!
Public Speaking For All Levels

Public Speaking For All Levels

1st October 2019
Looking to improve your speaking and leadership skills? Ignite your career? Gain the confidence to speak up? Join Glasgow Toastmasters at one of their regular meetings!
The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

2nd October 2019
If you enjoy listening, discussing, and debating, and want to learn more about disciplines old and new, then join The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow at one of their regular lectures!
Cerebral Palsy Scotland Conference and Exhibition

Cerebral Palsy Scotland Conference and Exhibition

3rd October 2019
Hosted by Bobath Scotland the sixth annual Cerebral Palsy Scotland Conference is being held at Hampden Park, Glasgow on October 3rd.
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

5th October 2019
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!
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

6th October 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
Explorathon: Café Scientifique - Motorneurone Disease

Explorathon: Café Scientifique - Motorneurone Disease

7th October 2019
Join Dr Liz Elliott who will be presenting her research on Motor Neurone Disease (MND), a condition which affects the central nervous system and muscle development.
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

8th October 2019
Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!
Protecting Children in a Digital World

Protecting Children in a Digital World

9th October 2019
This Libraries Week, the acclaimed children's author AH Proctor will spearhead an exclusive event that will explore how libraries can help to keep children and young people safe in a digital world.
The Harmony of the Spheres

The Harmony of the Spheres

12th October 2019
Join Hartmut Warm at Glasgow Theosophical Centre as he discusses Johannes Kepler's life and ideas in The Harmony of the World, in particular the Third Planetary Law.
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

12th October 2019
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!
Conversations with Norman Jay MBE

Conversations with Norman Jay MBE

13th October 2019
Legendary DJ Norman Jay MBE will share tales of his adventures interspersed with carefully selected tracks when he's interviewed live on stage at The Glee Club Glasgow!
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

13th October 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

15th October 2019
Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!
Public Speaking For All Levels

Public Speaking For All Levels

15th October 2019
Looking to improve your speaking and leadership skills? Ignite your career? Gain the confidence to speak up? Join Glasgow Toastmasters at one of their regular meetings!
The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

16th October 2019
If you enjoy listening, discussing, and debating, and want to learn more about disciplines old and new, then join The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow at one of their regular lectures!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

19th October 2019
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!
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

20th October 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
Stephen Ratomski - Collage Demonstration

Stephen Ratomski - Collage Demonstration

20th October 2019
Pop along to Helensburgh Art Hub on Sunday 20th October for a collage demonstration by artist Stephen Ratomski in conjunction with his exhibition 'Drawn Marks'.
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

22nd October 2019
Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!
Towards a Culture of Belonging in Adult Education

Towards a Culture of Belonging in Adult Education

24th October 2019
Join Human Development Scotland for their upcoming seminar, Towards a Culture of Belonging in Adult Education, on Thursday 24th October.
Body and Soul Fayre

Body and Soul Fayre

26th October 2019 - 27th October 2019
Glasgow's biggest and brightest mind body spirit event, Body and Soul Fayre, returns to Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on October 26th and 27th!
Body Confidence Live Glasgow

Body Confidence Live Glasgow

26th October 2019
Body Confidence Live Glasgow aims to boost the confidence of everyone who comes along by bringing together a host of expert speakers on body image, self-esteem, career confidence and wellbeing!
Keeping the Mind Happy and Healthy

Keeping the Mind Happy and Healthy

26th October 2019
Join InnerSpace Glasgow to explore exercise routines and diet plans for the mind to keep it happy and healthy!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

26th October 2019
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!
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

27th October 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
BTA - Glasgow Tinnitus Support Group Meeting

BTA - Glasgow Tinnitus Support Group Meeting

29th October 2019
Join BTA - Glasgow Tinnitus Support Group for their support meeting for tinnitus sufferers and their loved ones at The Invisible Hearing Clinic.
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

29th October 2019
Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!
Public Speaking For All Levels

Public Speaking For All Levels

29th October 2019
Looking to improve your speaking and leadership skills? Ignite your career? Gain the confidence to speak up? Join Glasgow Toastmasters at one of their regular meetings!
The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

30th October 2019
If you enjoy listening, discussing, and debating, and want to learn more about disciplines old and new, then join The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow at one of their regular lectures!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

2nd November 2019
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!
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

3rd November 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

5th November 2019
Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!
Public Speaking For All Levels

Public Speaking For All Levels

5th November 2019
Looking to improve your speaking and leadership skills? Ignite your career? Gain the confidence to speak up? Join Glasgow Toastmasters at one of their regular meetings!
What Works: Creating a Culture of Trauma Responsive Practice in Scotland

What Works: Creating a Culture of Trauma Responsive Practice in Scotland

5th November 2019
Epione Training & Consultancy are delighted to host their inaugural one day 'What Works' trauma conference at the Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow on November 5th.
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

9th November 2019
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!
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

10th November 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

10th November 2019
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening is taking place in Glasgow.
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

12th November 2019
Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!
The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

13th November 2019
If you enjoy listening, discussing, and debating, and want to learn more about disciplines old and new, then join The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow at one of their regular lectures!
Innovation in Autism Practice: The Future is Here

Innovation in Autism Practice: The Future is Here

14th November 2019
After the success of their last event Scottish Autism are pleased to announce a further, one day conference to take place in the Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow on Thursday 14th November.
Resonate

Resonate

14th November 2019
Back for the third year running, RESONATE is one of the year's unmissable events for industry professionals, musicians, music students and diehard music fans!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

16th November 2019
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!
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

17th November 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

19th November 2019
Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!
Public Speaking For All Levels

Public Speaking For All Levels

19th November 2019
Looking to improve your speaking and leadership skills? Ignite your career? Gain the confidence to speak up? Join Glasgow Toastmasters at one of their regular meetings!
Book Week Scotland: Tell It Like It Was

Book Week Scotland: Tell It Like It Was

23rd November 2019
Join local author and creative writing teacher Ann MacLaren for this personal storytelling workshop as part of Book Week Scotland!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

23rd November 2019
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!
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

24th November 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

26th November 2019
Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!
The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

27th November 2019
If you enjoy listening, discussing, and debating, and want to learn more about disciplines old and new, then join The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow at one of their regular lectures!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

30th November 2019
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!
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

1st December 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
BTA - Glasgow Tinnitus Support Group Meeting

BTA - Glasgow Tinnitus Support Group Meeting

3rd December 2019
Join BTA - Glasgow Tinnitus Support Group for their support meeting for tinnitus sufferers and their loved ones at The Invisible Hearing Clinic.
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

3rd December 2019
Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!
Public Speaking For All Levels

Public Speaking For All Levels

3rd December 2019
Looking to improve your speaking and leadership skills? Ignite your career? Gain the confidence to speak up? Join Glasgow Toastmasters at one of their regular meetings!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

7th December 2019
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!
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

8th December 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

10th December 2019
Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!
The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

11th December 2019
If you enjoy listening, discussing, and debating, and want to learn more about disciplines old and new, then join The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow at one of their regular lectures!
Professor David Wilson: My Life with Murderers

Professor David Wilson: My Life with Murderers

14th December 2019
Gain an unrivalled insight into the life of one of the country's leading criminologists when Professor David Wilson discusses his fascinating career at the University of Strathclyde!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

14th December 2019
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!
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

15th December 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

17th December 2019
Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!
Public Speaking For All Levels

Public Speaking For All Levels

17th December 2019
Looking to improve your speaking and leadership skills? Ignite your career? Gain the confidence to speak up? Join Glasgow Toastmasters at one of their regular meetings!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

21st December 2019
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!
Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe

22nd December 2019
Looking for something to fill your Sunday afternoons? Come along to Platform Glasgow's Culture Cafe, meet new friends and enjoy cultural activities and performances in an informal setting!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

28th December 2019
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!
Anatomy Lab LIVE - Contagion

Anatomy Lab LIVE - Contagion

3rd January 2020 - 4th January 2020
Anatomy Lab LIVE, the World's only live and interactive anatomical dinner and dissection experience, is returning to Glasgow in January 2020 with Contagion!
Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

5th January 2020
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening is taking place in Glasgow.
The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

22nd January 2020
If you enjoy listening, discussing, and debating, and want to learn more about disciplines old and new, then join The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow at one of their regular lectures!
The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

5th February 2020
If you enjoy listening, discussing, and debating, and want to learn more about disciplines old and new, then join The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow at one of their regular lectures!
The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

19th February 2020
If you enjoy listening, discussing, and debating, and want to learn more about disciplines old and new, then join The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow at one of their regular lectures!
Dick & Angel Dare to Do It!

Dick & Angel Dare to Do It!

24th February 2020
Join Dick & Angel Strawbridge, the stars of Channel 4 hit show Escape To The Chateau, for an evening of conversation at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on 24th February 2020!
The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

4th March 2020
If you enjoy listening, discussing, and debating, and want to learn more about disciplines old and new, then join The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow at one of their regular lectures!
William Shatner and Star Trek II: the Wrath of Khan

William Shatner and Star Trek II: the Wrath of Khan

9th March 2020
Set your phasers to stun! Prepare to be beamed up for an unforgettable night with William Shatner, live on stage, at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall!
The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow Lecture Series

18th March 2020
If you enjoy listening, discussing, and debating, and want to learn more about disciplines old and new, then join The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow at one of their regular lectures!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

19th September 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

22nd September 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

24th September 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Talk It Over Group Paisley

Talk It Over Group Paisley

24th September 2019
Held on Tuesdays during term time, the Talk It Over Group offers peer support to mums feeling anxious, lonely and affected by post natal depression.
Urban Historian History Talks

Urban Historian History Talks

25th September 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, for his regular programme of Wednesday night History Talks at Mile End Mill, Abbey Mill Business Centre!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

26th September 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

28th September 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

1st October 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

3rd October 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Paisley Natural History Society Illustrated Talks

Paisley Natural History Society Illustrated Talks

3rd October 2019
Hear from the experts on various topics at Paisley Natural History Society's Illustrated Talks at The Wynd Centre, Paisley!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

8th October 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian History Talks

Urban Historian History Talks

9th October 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, for his regular programme of Wednesday night History Talks at Mile End Mill, Abbey Mill Business Centre!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

10th October 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

12th October 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

15th October 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

17th October 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

20th October 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

22nd October 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian History Talks

Urban Historian History Talks

23rd October 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, for his regular programme of Wednesday night History Talks at Mile End Mill, Abbey Mill Business Centre!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

24th October 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

26th October 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

29th October 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

31st October 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

3rd November 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

5th November 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian History Talks

Urban Historian History Talks

6th November 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, for his regular programme of Wednesday night History Talks at Mile End Mill, Abbey Mill Business Centre!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

7th November 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Paisley Natural History Society Illustrated Talks

Paisley Natural History Society Illustrated Talks

7th November 2019
Hear from the experts on various topics at Paisley Natural History Society's Illustrated Talks at The Wynd Centre, Paisley!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

9th November 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

12th November 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

14th November 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

17th November 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

19th November 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian History Talks

Urban Historian History Talks

20th November 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, for his regular programme of Wednesday night History Talks at Mile End Mill, Abbey Mill Business Centre!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

21st November 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

26th November 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

28th November 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

30th November 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

1st December 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

3rd December 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian History Talks

Urban Historian History Talks

4th December 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, for his regular programme of Wednesday night History Talks at Mile End Mill, Abbey Mill Business Centre!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

5th December 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

7th December 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

10th December 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian History Talks

Urban Historian History Talks

11th December 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, for his regular programme of Wednesday night History Talks at Mile End Mill, Abbey Mill Business Centre!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

12th December 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

15th December 2019
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

17th December 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

19th December 2019
Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

4th January 2020
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

11th January 2020
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Urban Historian History Talks

Urban Historian History Talks

15th January 2020
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, for his regular programme of Wednesday night History Talks at Mile End Mill, Abbey Mill Business Centre!
Urban Historian Heritage Walks

Urban Historian Heritage Walks

25th January 2020
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, on one of his regular heritage walks around Paisley and Renfrewshire!
Urban Historian History Talks

Urban Historian History Talks

29th January 2020
Join the Urban Historian, Stephen Clancy, for his regular programme of Wednesday night History Talks at Mile End Mill, Abbey Mill Business Centre!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

18th September 2019
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Pecha Kucha Stirling Volume 6

Pecha Kucha Stirling Volume 6

19th September 2019
Pecha Kucha Stirling Volume 6, presented by Creative Stirling and CodeBase Stirling, kicks off its 2nd full year of events starting with the theme of Journeys on September 19th.
Bloody Scotland - Unspeakable Podcast: Janice Forsyth and Robert Florence

Bloody Scotland - Unspeakable Podcast: Janice Forsyth and Robert Florence

20th September 2019
Join TV comedy star Robert Florence and broadcaster Janice Forsyth, for an exclusive live preview of this Historic True Crime podcast series!
Bloody Scotland - Women on Both Sides of the Law: Alice Vinten and Mim Skinner

Bloody Scotland - Women on Both Sides of the Law: Alice Vinten and Mim Skinner

20th September 2019
Hear from Alice Vinten who was a cop on the streets of London for ten years and Mim Skinner who was a former prison art teacher in this talk as part of Bloody Scotland!
Bloody Scotland: David Baldacci

Bloody Scotland: David Baldacci

20th September 2019
Bloody Scotland 2019 kicks off in blockbuster style with one of the world’s favourite thriller writers, David Baldacci!
Bloody Scotland - Murder in Wild Places: Lucy Foley, Douglas Skelton, CL Taylor

Bloody Scotland - Murder in Wild Places: Lucy Foley, Douglas Skelton, CL Taylor

21st September 2019
Remote highland settings are the killing fields for three superb novels out in 2019. Find out more with about them with their authors - Lucy Foley, Douglas Skelton and CL Taylor!
Bloody Scotland: A Twist on the Cosy

Bloody Scotland: A Twist on the Cosy

21st September 2019
Some novels, and their authors, may look harmless but murder is murder. Come along and hear from authors Vaseem Khan, Catriona McPherson and Lynne Truss!
Bloody Scotland: Alex Gray’s New Crimes: Jessica Barry, Toby Faber, Lesley Kara, Dominic Nolan

Bloody Scotland: Alex Gray’s New Crimes: Jessica Barry, Toby Faber, Lesley Kara, Dominic Nolan

21st September 2019
Meet the cream of the crop of 2019’s crime debuts. Bestselling author Alex Gray has carefully selected four writers who she’s sure are headed for the top.
Bloody Scotland: Alexander McCall Smith interviewed by Alex Gray

Bloody Scotland: Alexander McCall Smith interviewed by Alex Gray

21st September 2019
It’s with some excitement that Bloody Scotland offer for your delectation and delight, the creator of The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency - Alexander McCall Smith.
Bloody Scotland: Caroline Kepnes and Shari Lapena

Bloody Scotland: Caroline Kepnes and Shari Lapena

21st September 2019
Bloody Scotland is delighted to bring you two of the hottest talents to emerge from North America in recent years - Caroline Kepnes and Shari Lapena.
Bloody Scotland: Chris Brookmyre and Michael Robotham

Bloody Scotland: Chris Brookmyre and Michael Robotham

21st September 2019
Meet two of the finest writers and most brilliant raconteurs in the crime fiction canon. No pressure then on Chris Brookmyre and Michael Robotham to entertain you!
Bloody Scotland: Denise Mina and Louise Welsh

Bloody Scotland: Denise Mina and Louise Welsh

21st September 2019
Crime fiction is populated by writers with razor-sharp minds, rapier wits and finely-honed social consciences but few embody these traits better than Denise Mina and Louise Welsh.
Bloody Scotland: Ian Rankin interviewed by First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon.

Bloody Scotland: Ian Rankin interviewed by First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon.

21st September 2019
Ian Rankin has, by the last count, sold some 30 million books that have been translated into thirty-six languages. Come along and hear him being interviewed by First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon.
Bloody Scotland: McIlvanney Debut Prize

Bloody Scotland: McIlvanney Debut Prize

21st September 2019
This event will be a wonderful chance to meet five authors whose first book has marked them out for great things – Claire Askew, Bill Jones, G R Halliday, M R Mackenzie and Allan Martin.
Bloody Scotland: My Life With Murderers: Dr David Wilson with Lin Anderson

Bloody Scotland: My Life With Murderers: Dr David Wilson with Lin Anderson

21st September 2019
Dr David Wilson became the UK’s youngest prison governor and he will be discussing his life with murderers with an author who has written many a fine murder, Lin Anderson!
Bloody Scotland: Myth and History: Sandra Ireland, Anna Mazzola, Mary Paulson Ellis

Bloody Scotland: Myth and History: Sandra Ireland, Anna Mazzola, Mary Paulson Ellis

21st September 2019
In the hands of skilled storytellers the tapestry they produce can be beguiling, unsettling and dangerous to know. Nothing is quite what it seems!
Bloody Scotland: New Nordic Horizons: Kjell Ola Dahl, Thomas Enger, Sif Sigmarsdóttir

Bloody Scotland: New Nordic Horizons: Kjell Ola Dahl, Thomas Enger, Sif Sigmarsdóttir

21st September 2019
Scandinavian crime fiction continues to steamroll all before it. Meet three northern stars who are shaking up the established view of Scandi crime writing.
Bloody Scotland: Richard Osman with Mark Billingham

Bloody Scotland: Richard Osman with Mark Billingham

21st September 2019
Richard Osman has only gone and written a crime novel. We can’t let you see his new book, The Thursday Murder Club, but we can give you a fascinating and funny insight into it, courtesy of the man.
Bloody Scotland: The Axe-swinging 60s and the Psycho 70s

Bloody Scotland: The Axe-swinging 60s and the Psycho 70s

21st September 2019
Andrew Martin, Alan Parks, Andrew Williams talk about their gripping noir novels set in the 1960s and 70s.
Bloody Scotland: The India Connection

Bloody Scotland: The India Connection

21st September 2019
Hear about dark secrets, death and danger as Bloody Scotland brings you The India Connection with Ajay Chowdhury, Abir Mukherjee, Trisha Sakhlecha!
Bloody Scotland: The Pen Name is Mightier Than the Sword: Haylen Beck, Sam Bourne, Jack Flynn

Bloody Scotland: The Pen Name is Mightier Than the Sword: Haylen Beck, Sam Bourne, Jack Flynn

21st September 2019
Meet three crime writers who have adopted pseudonyms to write top-class thrillers, despite being well-known and hugely successful under their own names.
Bloody Scotland: Trading Places: Gordon Brown, MJ Cross, Helen Fields

Bloody Scotland: Trading Places: Gordon Brown, MJ Cross, Helen Fields

21st September 2019
A change, they say, is as good as a rest. But these three authors prove that it can be so much more than that. It can be thrilling, it can be deadly, and it can make for a fabulously good book.
Bloody Scotland: We Are Detectives

Bloody Scotland: We Are Detectives

21st September 2019
The police detective has long been the dark, beating heart of the crime novel. Join crime writers Mike Craven, Mari Hannah and Peter Robinson as they talk about their detectives.
Bloody Scotland: Women in Gangland: Mandasue Heller, Marnie Riches, Anna Smith

Bloody Scotland: Women in Gangland: Mandasue Heller, Marnie Riches, Anna Smith

21st September 2019
Come and meet three authors who are every bit as interesting as the characters they’ve created in this event at Allan Park South Church!
Lisa Jewell and Ruth Ware

Lisa Jewell and Ruth Ware

21st September 2019
Meet Lisa Jewell and Ruth Ware, two crime writers at the very top of their game, who are both redefining the crime novel and returning it to a golden age.
The Big Picture Conference

The Big Picture Conference

21st September 2019
The Big Picture Conference explores the potential for rewilding large parts of Scotland, drawing on inspirational stories and experiences from around the world.
Bloody Scotland: A Mirror To Society

Bloody Scotland: A Mirror To Society

22nd September 2019
Paul Burston, Sarah Hilary and William Shaw's novels, while still succeeding in being gripping thrillers, also forensically examine some of the most relevant and contemporary issues.
Bloody Scotland: All in the Dysfunctional Family: Doug Johnstone, Michael J Malone, Iain Maitland

Bloody Scotland: All in the Dysfunctional Family: Doug Johnstone, Michael J Malone, Iain Maitland

22nd September 2019
You can choose your friends, but you can’t kill your family. It’s the first law of both domestic bliss and the legal system. However, in these three heart-breaking novels, it is sorely tempting.
Bloody Scotland: Desert Island Crooks: Abir Mukherjee, Caro Ramsay, Craig Robertson

Bloody Scotland: Desert Island Crooks: Abir Mukherjee, Caro Ramsay, Craig Robertson

22nd September 2019
Join author Jonathan Whitelaw as he takes three intrepid writers and leaves them on a desert island with only their favourite books for company. What books would they choose?
Bloody Scotland: Gothic Institutions: Oscar de Muriel, Craig Russell, ES Thomson

Bloody Scotland: Gothic Institutions: Oscar de Muriel, Craig Russell, ES Thomson

22nd September 2019
Deliciously dark, stylishly sinister and always atmospheric, the world of gothic crime fiction is a fertile breeding ground for dangerous imaginations such as these.
Bloody Scotland: Lin Anderson and Alex Gray

Bloody Scotland: Lin Anderson and Alex Gray

22nd September 2019
Spend an hour in the company of two great friends and great authors, Lin Anderson and Alex Gray, and enjoy the pleasure of eavesdropping as they talk about their career in books.
Bloody Scotland: Partners in Crime: Nicci French and Ambrose Parry

Bloody Scotland: Partners in Crime: Nicci French and Ambrose Parry

22nd September 2019
Meet two Mr & Mrs who combine to produce some of the best crime fiction around. But how do they do it without killing each other?
Bloody Scotland: Spy Sisters: Sarah Armstrong, Asia Mackay, Charlotte Philby, Manda Scott

Bloody Scotland: Spy Sisters: Sarah Armstrong, Asia Mackay, Charlotte Philby, Manda Scott

22nd September 2019
Espionage was once a largely male preserve but things are changing. Meet four spy novelists whose ability to layer intrigue upon international incident isn’t bounded by gender.
Bloody Scotland: Still Here. Still Game

Bloody Scotland: Still Here. Still Game

22nd September 2019
Last year we had a panel of pan-European authors to mark our last festival with the UK in the EU. Guess what? We get to do it again! Join Toni Hill, Philip Gwynne Jones and Johana Gustawsson.
Bloody Scotland: Stuart MacBride and Mark Billingham

Bloody Scotland: Stuart MacBride and Mark Billingham

22nd September 2019
Join Bloody Scotland for what is guaranteed is a fascinating hour laced with anecdotes, insights and laughter with Stuart MacBride and Mark Billingham!
Bloody Scotland: The Emerald Guile

Bloody Scotland: The Emerald Guile

22nd September 2019
Hear from Jane Casey, Steve Cavanagh and Olivia Kiernan, three supremely talented writers from north and south of the Irish border!
Bloody Scotland: Till Death Do Us Part : Louise Candlish, Helen Fitzgerald, Catherine Steadman

Bloody Scotland: Till Death Do Us Part : Louise Candlish, Helen Fitzgerald, Catherine Steadman

22nd September 2019
From the twisted and brilliant imaginations of three authors, comes reasons why no one in their right mind would tie the knot, except round their loved one’s throat.
Bloody Scotland: When the Dogs Don’t Bark: Professor Angela Gallop

Bloody Scotland: When the Dogs Don’t Bark: Professor Angela Gallop

22nd September 2019
When the Dogs Don’t Bark is the remarkable story of a life spent searching for the truth as Professor Gallop takes us to the scene of the crime.
Bloody Scotland: Yrsa Sigurðardóttir interviewed by Sally Magnusson

Bloody Scotland: Yrsa Sigurðardóttir interviewed by Sally Magnusson

22nd September 2019
Don't miss Yrsa Sigurðardóttir, the undisputed Queen of Icelandic Noir, being interviewed by BBC broadcaster and author Sally Magnusson!
Dunblane One Day Retreat

Dunblane One Day Retreat

22nd September 2019
Join InnerSpace Glasgow on this one day retreat at Victoria Hall, Dunblane and rediscover your self through insightful talks and meditation!
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

25th September 2019
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Talk on Scotland’s Healing and Holy Wells

Talk on Scotland’s Healing and Holy Wells

30th September 2019
Friends of the Smith Winter Lecture Series: Given by Dr Moses Jenkins, this talk will look at the history of magic and sacred wells in Scotland and also the types of ritual performed at such sites.
Lecture: Myths about the Scots language

Lecture: Myths about the Scots language

1st October 2019
Join Dr Joanna Kopaczyk from the University of Glasgow who’ll be sharing her expertise about the Scots language in this talk at the Battle of Bannockburn on 1st October!
Falkirk Storytelling Festival

Falkirk Storytelling Festival

3rd October 2019 - 6th October 2019
Falkirk Storytelling Festival returns to the heart of Falkirk town centre from 3rd to 6th October 2019.
Greg Minnaar: Size Matters

Greg Minnaar: Size Matters

4th October 2019
Greg Minnaar takes audiences on the journey of his incredible enduring racing career and the story of his life, from the early days of riding enthusiasm to his rise to the very top.
Stargazing at Mugdock

Stargazing at Mugdock

4th October 2019
Learn some fascinating facts about space in this Stargazing event at Mugdock Country Park on Friday 4th October!
Cinema Club: Ex Machina

Cinema Club: Ex Machina

7th October 2019
A mystery-thriller about artificial intelligence. The film will be introduced by an expert from the University of Glasgow Centre for Artificial intelligence and followed by a Q&A session.
Evening Lecture: 10000 Years of History on the Abbey Craig

Evening Lecture: 10000 Years of History on the Abbey Craig

10th October 2019
Dr Murray Cook, archaeologist and local history expert, will delve into the history of the Abbey Craig, revealing some of the secrets of the landscape hosting one of Scotland’s most iconic buildings
Dunblane One Day Retreat

Dunblane One Day Retreat

12th October 2019
Join InnerSpace Glasgow on this one day retreat at Victoria Hall, Dunblane and rediscover your self through insightful talks and meditation!
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

16th October 2019
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Evening Lecture: Remembering Wallace and Bruce Over the Centuries

Evening Lecture: Remembering Wallace and Bruce Over the Centuries

17th October 2019
Join Dr Michael Penman as he looks at the construction of iconic reputations and some of the enduring myths that have persisted for centuries regarding Wallace and Bruce.
Scotland’s Heroines

Scotland’s Heroines

24th October 2019
Dr Alison McCall shares some of the fascinating stories she has uncovered about Scottish women and what life would have been like for Victorian career women at a time when the Monument first opened.
Gordon Buchanan: Animal Families and Me

Gordon Buchanan: Animal Families and Me

27th October 2019
Get ready for more spell-binding stories from the natural world when Gordon Buchanan makes a welcome return to Macrobert Arts Centre this autumn.
Talk on Making Glass in Scotland

Talk on Making Glass in Scotland

27th October 2019
Friends of the Smith Winter Lecture Series: Dr Jill Turnbull will discuss some of the material she has found and show samples of the glass that was produced in Scotland.
Lecture: Caithness Broch Project

Lecture: Caithness Broch Project

5th November 2019
Join Kenneth McElroy on 5th November for an insight into the Caithness Broch Project! Part of The Battle of Bannockburn Lecture Series.
Stirling Tourism Month: Marketing for Tourism: Google and Expedia

Stirling Tourism Month: Marketing for Tourism: Google and Expedia

5th November 2019
Hear from industry giants Expedia, Google and VisitScotland about how to market your tourism business at this event at STEP Scotland as part of Stirling Tourism Month.
Dunblane One Day Retreat

Dunblane One Day Retreat

16th November 2019
Join InnerSpace Glasgow on this one day retreat at Victoria Hall, Dunblane and rediscover your self through insightful talks and meditation!
Lecture: Remembering The Crusades

Lecture: Remembering The Crusades

3rd December 2019
Join James Gallacher who will be sharing his knowledge of how the Crusades were remembered in the 15th Century at this talk on 3rd December at the Battle of Bannockburn!
Sir Chris Bonington - Life & Times

Sir Chris Bonington - Life & Times

5th December 2019
Sir Chris Bonington will present his “Life & Times”, covering his sixty years spent in the mountains. A rare opportunity to hear about some of the greatest expeditions of the twentieth century.

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