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Orangery Lectures

The Orangery Lectures are a series of talks given each term on a Tuesday evening by guest lecturers on a variety of topics.  Pupils in Years 7 and 8 are encouraged to attend and the events are also open to parents.

All Orangery Lectures will start at 7.00pm unless otherwise advised.


Autumn Term 2018

September 11

Polar Eskimos and Icebergs: not giving up when you strike bad luck!

Alex Hibbert, Polar Explorer

September 18

Ropemaking: an Insight

Des Pawson, MBE

September 25

Pastoral Talk

October 2

Wrinkle on the Streets: how Latin turned into French

Bob Bass, MBE, Senior Master

October 9

Medieval Medicine

Simon Kinder, Head of Teaching and Learning, Gresham’s School

October 30

Pedaling for People

Eleanor Shone, Old Orwellian

November 13

Captain Beaky and his Band

Kerry Horton, Acting Head of English and Drama

November 20

Think Like an Adventurer: 10 Leadership Lessons from a 223,000 Mile Journey

Jo Cruse

November 27

Pastoral Talk 

December 4

Philosophical Problems, Puzzles and Paradoxes

Matt Davis, Head of Sociology, Woodbridge School

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