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February 2020

ESU Schools’ Mace Debating Competition East Regional Final

February 25, 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

The ESU Schools' Mace East Regional Final takes place on 25th February 2020, at Royal Hospital School. Please book a ticket to watch and support the competitors in the East of England. Come and see our work in action as one of the largest and oldest debate competitions in the country. The English-Speaking Union’s Schools’ Mace, the oldest and largest debating competition for schools in England, hones students’ debate skills in a fun, competitive environment. Working in teams, competitors enhance…

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London Branch: Book Club

February 26, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Last of the month, repeating until Sunday, 31st January 2021

The English-Speaking Union, 37 Charles Street
London, England W1J 5ED United Kingdom
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ESU London Branch Members' monthly book club at Dartmouth House, please contact Kathleen Earley for details this month's book and to reserve a space: earley.kathleen@gmail.com  

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ESU Schools’ Mace Debating Competition South Regional Final

February 26, 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Free

The ESU Schools' Mace South Regional Final takes place on 26th February 2020, at The Portsmouth Grammar School. Please book a ticket to watch and support the competitors in the South of England. Come and see our work in action as one of the largest and oldest debate competitions in the country. The English-Speaking Union’s Schools’ Mace, the oldest and largest debating competition for schools in England, hones students’ debate skills in a fun, competitive environment. Working in teams, competitors…

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Ouse Valley Branch: Lunch & Talk ‘CONTEMPORARY AMERICA’

February 27, 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
The Sharnbrook Hotel, Bedford, Park Lane, Sharnbrook
Bedford, MK44 1LX United Kingdom
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PROFESSOR GARY GERSTLE, Professor of American History and Fellow of Sidney Sussex College, University of Cambridge Gary Gerstle lives in Cambridge, England, and Cambridge, Massachusetts. He is primarily an historian of 20th century America with particular expertise in immigration and race issues. He has lectured worldwide, and is frequently consulted for his views on contemporary questions in the USA. In his talk to us he will give a broad survey of current trends in American society – race relations, migration,…

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ESU Schools’ Mace Debating Competition South East Regional Final

February 27, 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

The ESU Schools' Mace South East Regional Final takes place on 27th February 2020, at Lingfield College. Please book a ticket to watch and support the competitors in the South East area. Come and see our work in action as one of the largest and oldest debate competitions in the country. The English-Speaking Union’s Schools’ Mace, the oldest and largest debating competition for schools in England, hones students’ debate skills in a fun, competitive environment. Working in teams, competitors enhance…

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ESU Schools’ Mace Debating Competition West Regional Final

February 27, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

The ESU Schools' Mace West Regional Final takes place on 27th February 2020, at RGS Worcester. Please book a ticket to watch and support the competitors in the West area. Come and see our work in action as one of the largest and oldest debate competitions in the country. The English-Speaking Union’s Schools’ Mace, the oldest and largest debating competition for schools in England, hones students’ debate skills in a fun, competitive environment. Working in teams, competitors enhance their speech-writing,…

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ESU Schools’ Mace Debating Competition West Midlands Regional Final

February 28, 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

The ESU Schools' Mace West Midlands Regional Final takes place on 28th February 2020, at Solihull School. Please book a ticket to watch and support the competitors in the West area. Come and see our work in action as one of the largest and oldest debate competitions in the country. The English-Speaking Union’s Schools’ Mace, the oldest and largest debating competition for schools in England, hones students’ debate skills in a fun, competitive environment. Working in teams, competitors enhance their…

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March 2020

ESU Schools’ Mace Debating Competition South West Regional Final

March 2, 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

The ESU Schools' Mace South West Regional Final takes place on 2nd March 2020, at King's College Taunton. Please book a ticket to watch and support the competitors in the South West area. Come and see our work in action as one of the largest and oldest debate competitions in the country. The English-Speaking Union’s Schools’ Mace, the oldest and largest debating competition for schools in England, hones students’ debate skills in a fun, competitive environment. Working in teams, competitors…

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ESU Schools’ Mace Debating Competition East London Regional Final

March 2, 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

The ESU Schools' Mace East London Regional Final takes place on 2nd March 2020, at Camden School for Girls. Please book a ticket to watch and support the competitors in the East London area. Come and see our work in action as one of the largest and oldest debate competitions in the country. The English-Speaking Union’s Schools’ Mace, the oldest and largest debating competition for schools in England, hones students’ debate skills in a fun, competitive environment. Working in teams,…

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ESU Schools’ Mace Debating Competition East Midlands Regional Final

March 3, 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Free

The ESU Schools' Mace East Midlands Regional Final takes place on 3rd March 2020, at Stamford School. Please book a ticket to watch and support the competitors in the East Midlands area. Come and see our work in action as one of the largest and oldest debate competitions in the country. The English-Speaking Union’s Schools’ Mace, the oldest and largest debating competition for schools in England, hones students’ debate skills in a fun, competitive environment. Working in teams, competitors enhance…

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