Global Book Club, World at Lunch, Gown meets Town and Devon Globe Trotters.

Every Thursday lunchtime (when there is not an evening event) we share thoughts on what’s happening in the world ... often based on relevant magazine or newspaper articles.

While this is not possible physically we meeting virtually via Zoom - if you would like to join us please email for details.

Thursday 21 Jan 2021, 19:00

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Thursday 20th January 7pm to 8:15pm

Martin Luther King Jr, Rosa Parks and my family’s involvement in UK Civil Rights

This is the first session in our Celebrating Windrush in Devon Spring Programme

In the week of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, David Samuels will talk about his father’s involvement in the Bristol Bus Boycott of 1963

This will be a zoom meet

Thursday 28 Jan 2021, 18:00

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Thursday 28th January 6pm to 7:15pm

Christmas in Trinidad and Tobago

This is the second session in our Celebrating Windrush in Devon Spring Programme

Come and enrich your knowledge of the islands and listen to great Caribbean music with a presentation by Jaydon Pavy Errington (aged 14)prepared as part of his Duke of Edinburgh’s Bronze Award

This is a zoom meet

World at Six Talks

Fridays for Futures - Green New Deal  - Thursday 22nd October 2020

Sustainable Beekeeping in Africa - Thursday 12th November 2020

The Impact of Period Poverty on Girls in Kenya - Thursday 26th November 2020  

Gown meets Town

Immigration Detention in the UK - Thursday 10th December 2020

Telling our Stories: Finding our Roots - Devon's Multicultural History

The Polish Navy in Okehampton - 23rd November 2020

In Conversation with ... stories from Bideford

Celebrating Black History Month in Devon: Start the Week Talks

Telling Our Stories - Finding Our Roots:Devon’s Multi-Cultural History Monday 5th October 2020  

Celebrating Windrush in Devon:Our Windrush Stories Monday 12th October 2020

Is there still a place for Black History Month? Monday 19th October 2020  

Black Futures: A discussion about taking action and campaigning for change Monday 26th October 2020

These the recordings of the Zoom sessions are unedited