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“What is Democracy for?”

Date:  Monday 15th January 2018, 7.30pm
Venue:  the back room of the Tiger Inn, Lairgate, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 8JG
The idea of the liberal democracy lies at the heart of the Humanist conception of the good society yet it is an idea that seems to be under attack from many directions. In place of the previously […]

Humanist Yuletide\Christmas Meal 2017

 
Date:      Monday 18th December 2017, 7.30pm
Venue:    Tiger Inn, Lairgate, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 8JG
We had our usual Yueltide\Christmas meal in December.

Natural Selection: Mere Biological Phenomenon or the Key to Understanding the Universe?

Date:        Monday 20th November 2017, 7.30pm
Venue:    the back room of the Tiger Inn, Lairgate, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 8JG
The speaker for our November 2017 meeting was John Killingbeck who explored the possible implications of the theory of natural selection. Does man have a special place in creation? Have we now reached a stage […]

Morality, Theology and Autonomy: On Overcoming Causes of Misunderstanding and Conflict in Religion and Society

Date:       Monday 16th October 2017, 7.30pm
Venue:    the back room of the Tiger Inn, Lairgate, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 8JG
Our October meeting was a talk by group Chair John Hawkins on the subject of Morality, Theology and Autonomy. Religion has the reputation for causing endless conflict in history but many human beings […]

50 Years of LGBT Rights

Date:          18th September 2017, 7.30pm
Venue:      the back room of the Tiger Inn, Lairgate, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 8JG
This year is the 50th anniversary of the Sexual Offences Act 1967 which decriminalised homosexual acts in private between two men over the age of 21. British Humanists have played a significant […]