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Humanists UK’s events programme includes major events around the country designed to raise public awareness of humanism and related topics, including its annual lecture series and annual Convention.

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100 Years of Disestablishment

24 March 2020, 12:00
Senedd, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, CF10 4PZ

Join us in the Senedd, the centre of Welsh democracy, for a discussion on how Wales can build on its radical past, and towards a progressive future.

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Made in Man's image? How God's body haunts us today, with Francesca Stavrakopoulou | The Rosalind Franklin Lecture 2020

5 March 2020, 19:30
Perrin Lecture Theatre, Blizard Building, 4 Newark Street, London, E1 2AT

Francesca Stavrakopoulou is a broadcaster, and Professor of Hebrew Bible and Ancient Religion. She is interested in biblical traditions and religious practices most at odds with Western cultural values.

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This is going to hurt, with Adam Kay | The Voltaire Lecture 2020

6 May 2020, 19:30
Venue TBC, London

In the Voltaire Lecture 2020, Adam Kay will provide a no-holds-barred account of his time on the NHS front line, of 97-hour weeks, life and death decisions, a constant tsunami of bodily fluids, and of waving goodbye to friends and relationships.

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Humanists UK Convention 2020

19 June 2020, 19:00
Kia Oval, Kennington Oval, London, SE11 5SS

Join Humanists UK president Professor Alice Roberts and dozens of other fascinating speakers from science, philosophy, politics, and entertainment for the highlight of the humanist calendar. 19–21 June 2020.

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European Humanist Youth Days | London 2020

21 August 2020, 18:00
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL

The European Humanist Youth Days form an international conference that brings together hundreds of young change-makers from across Europe to learn, network, and socialise.

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These are events organised by Humanists UK local branches and special interest groups around the country. They include socials, lectures, small gatherings, and community activities under the auspices of Humanists UK’s groups and sections.

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Open minds – LGBT-inclusive education and children's rights

25 February 2020, 19:00
Brockway Room, Conway Hall, London, WC1R 4RL

Dr Ruth Wareham explains how a secular education system would protect LGBT children

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LGBT Humanists Social Belfast

28 February 2020, 19:00
The Den, The Maverick, Belfast, BT1 2JK

Join us for our LGBT Humanists social in Belfast!

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Young Humanists Saturday night social

20 June 2020, 18:00
The Tankard, 111 Kennington Rd, London, SE11 6SF

After a packed day at the Humanists UK Convention 2020, what better way to relax than joining Young Humanists for a drink and a chat?

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Are you looking for local group events? Humanists UK’s network of partner humanist groups also host events up and down the country.

Faith to Faithless is Humanists UK’s programme providing support to ‘apostates’ and people who leave high-control religions. It puts on a mixture of socials and public lectures across the UK, as well as apostasy awareness training events for services workers.

Building a New Life After Religion

26 February 2020, 19:00
Room 1.5, University of Manchester Students' Union, Manchester, M13 9PR

Join us for an evening with Teddy Prout, Director of Community Services at Humanists UK.

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Apostasy Safeguarding Training Durham (Free)

27 February 2020, 18:00
Durham Leadership Centre, 9 Enterprise Way, Durham, DL16 6YP

Join us for a complimentary training workshop to learn how you and your organisation can better understand and support apostates in Britain.

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Apostate Social Southampton

8 March 2020, 14:00
The Art House, 178 Above Bar Street, Southampton, SO14 7DW

An informal, friendly gathering for people living in Southampton and surrounding areas

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Apostate Social Southampton

30 May 2020, 14:00
The Art House, 178 Above Bar Street, Southampton, SO14 7DW

An informal, friendly gathering for people living in Southampton and surrounding areas

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Apostate Social Southampton

12 September 2020, 14:00
The Art House, 178 Above Bar Street, Southampton, SO14 7DW

An informal, friendly gathering for people living in Southampton and surrounding areas.

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Apostate Social Southampton

5 December 2020, 14:00
The Art House, 178 Above Bar Street, Southampton, SO14 7DW

An informal, friendly gathering for people living in Southampton and surrounding areas.

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