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Live event catch up: The Great War: Lest we forget?

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Mark Riley Cardwell reports on the Leicester Exchanges live debate, which took place at Sixty One Whitehall, London, on Wednesday 19 November 2014. The topic under discussion was the forgotten legacies of the First World War. Our understanding of the First World War is often limited to “stereotypes” about the Western Front and ignores the […]

Live event – Richard III: Benevolent King or Murderous Tyrant?

Richard III

The Leicester Exchanges team is thrilled to announce the next live debate in the Leicester Exchanges series: Richard III: Benevolent King or Murderous Tyrant? Book now

Live event catch up: Museums in the Information Age: Evolution or Extinction?

Dr Ross Parry, School of Museum Studies, University of Leicester.

Liz Lightfoot reports on the Leicester Exchanges live debate, which took place at the Science Museum, London, on Wednesday 21 November 2012. The topic under discussion was the future of museums in the information age. Museums should be wary of leaping too quickly and completely into the digital age, museum leaders were warned at a […]

Live event catch up: What is the Future of Public Service Broadcasting?

Peter Preston

Liz Lightfoot reports on the Leicester Exchanges live debate, which took place at Savoy Place, London on Wednesday 24 October 2012. The topic under discussion was the future of public service broadcasting.   The independence of the BBC is under threat over its mishandling of the Jimmy Savile sex abuse allegations, according to former editor […]

Live event – Public Service Broadcasting – 24th October 2012

TV-alone

The Leicester Exchanges team is thrilled to announce the next live debate in the Leicester Exchanges series: What is the Future of Public Service Broadcasting? Book now! The Time, the Place Wednesday 24th October 2012. Savoy Place, 2 Savoy Place, London, WC2R 0BL. Refreshments from 5.30pm. Event starts at 6.00pm prompt, 7.30pm finish. Drinks reception […]