A monthly digest of upcoming events in our region that local residents may find interesting, and of which they may otherwise be unaware. If you know of any others that you think are worth including, please send details to the Editor.
The dates of the next four Moviola evenings are now set. The organisers would like to thank all those who expressed preferences in the recent poll. The four movies are Dunkirk, Victoria & Abdul, The Mountain Between Us, and Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool. Tickets are now on sale!. Continue reading
On Thursday, 7th December from 6-8pm the University Science Park presents Cocktails & Conversation – an Evening with Shirin Dehgan. After graduating, Shirin worked for a blue-chip company before turning entrepreneur and building Arieso, which she subsequently sold for £85M.
A winner of multiple awards, including European Entrepreneur of the Year 2013, Shirin is also an inspirational speaker. If that’s not enough for you, there will also be an expert cocktail demonstration by the Bombay Sapphire Distillery. Tickets are just £15, to include a welcome cocktail, canapes, evening drinks and a donation to Cancer Research UK. Continue reading
Tickets are now on sale for the next two Moviola evenings. The third and fourth movies in our second season are The Levelling and Viceroy’s House, to be shown on Sunday, 26th November and Sunday, 10th December respectively. Find out more here on the programme page, where there are trailers and a button you click to buy or reserve your tickets. If you prefer, just e-mail the organisers saying how many tickets you would like to reserve for each movie, and they’ll do the rest. You may pay on the door so long as you have reserved a ticket.
Tickets are selling well for our second season’s second movie, The Sense of an Ending, based on Julian Barnes’s novel, to be shown on Thursday, 12th October. Go here for more information, including a trailer and a link to ticket sales (only £5). Pre-booking essential. Numbers limited for comfort. Nibbles and non-alcoholic refreshments on sale but BYOB welcome. Doors at 7pm (please don’t be earlier as we’ll be setting up), programme starts promptly at 7.30pm.