Burpham Residents Lectures

You have the right to remain silent…


29th April 2022 You have the right to remain silent… Andrew Plumridge will lead us through a selection of bizarre and obscure laws that…

Medieval sex and marriage


22nd April 2022 Medieval sex and marriage Historically, marriage has been an awkward matter. Why were panels of women assembled to assess the…

Yes, Minister – an insider’s view


8th April 2022 Yes, Minister – an insider’s view Former minister Bob Hughes will take us behind the scenes of government to consider the…

Creatures of the Rain


1st April 2022 Creatures of the Rain: Gargoyles, Grotesques and Hunkypunks Andrew Plumridge will reveal some of the bizarre creatures that…

Freewheeling to Vienna


Considering the council’s advice about gatherings and the number of Omicron cases, it has been decided to postpone the Burpham Winter Lectures until…