Posts belonging to Category Past Meetings

Beyond surviving to thriving? Compassion, human rights and public mental health

 
Date:        Monday 19th March 2018, 7.30pm
Venue:    the back room of the Tiger Inn, Lairgate, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 8JG
Our speaker for our March 2018 meeting was  Dr Phil Bielby of the University of Hull School of Law and Politics. Phil had provided the following overview of his talk:
In this talk, I […]

Modern Slavery

 
Date:        Monday 19th February 2018, 7.30pm
Venue:    the back room of the Tiger Inn, Lairgate, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 8JG
Our speaker for our February 2018 meeting was Andrew Smith who as well as being the founder and CEO of the Hull Homeless Community Project sits on the board of the Humber Modern Slavery Partnership. Andrew spoke on the subject of […]

“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 […]