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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.

During lockdown, all lectures will be taking place online and pupils are expected to attend.


Spring Term 2020

12 January

Love the Life you Live: A healthy approach to fitness
Ben Gray, Owner and Founder of SSA Personal Training Gym

19 January

Physics and the Electric Guitar
Nick Weaver, Headmaster, Ipswich School

26 January

Paintings that tell a story
David Kirk, Head of History of Art, Uppingham School

2 February

What impact has COVID-19 had on learning experiences and how might this change education in the future?
Roger Murphy, University of Nottingham

2 March

Animal Rights
Sadie Cable and Leanne Geaves, Educational Speakers, Animal Aid

9 March

Tales of the Anglo Saxons
William Gunson, Housemaster and Lay Chaplain, Oundle School

16 March

Welcome to Hell: a look at the concept of Hell through literature
Stephen Hancock, Teacher of English, The Leys