Events

United Kingdom

Regular Events in: East Anglia | Midlands | North East | North West | Scotland | South East | South West | Wales
Special Events in 2017: Nov | Dec
Date/TimeTitle of Event and VenueContact
RegularsEast Anglia

1st Monday of each month, 7:30pm

The Alex Philosophy Club

Each discussion led by Peter Green, retired UEA philosophy lecturer.

The Alexandra Tavern, 16 Stafford St, Norwich

The Alexandra Tavern

01603 627772
enquiries@alexandratavern.co.uk

RegularsMidlands

1st & 3rd Mondays
8.00pm

Birmingham Philosophy Group
The Swan Inn, 278 Long Lane, B62 9JY

H.Smith
07580 215641

3rd Mon. of each
month, 7.30pm

Nottingham Philosophy Club
meets at 34 Waldeck Rd, Carrington, Nottingham NG5 2AF

Alan Geary
(0115) 962 2087

1st & 3rd Wednesday of each month

2-4pm

Philosophy at Tricia's

The group has been running for 7 years. Contact via email.

Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands B75

higgspat@hotmail.com

RegularsNorth East

2nd & 4th Sat

of each month
10am

Newcastle Philosophy Society - Philosophy Drop-In

Open discussion session
Venue: Newcastle Lit & Phil, Westgate Road, Newcastle

Keith Parker
01388 747240

www.newphilsoc.org.uk/wordpress/

RegularsNorth West

1st Tues. of each
month, 7.30pm

Manchester Philosophy Group (discussion group)
Venue occasionally varies, but usually the Bridge Street Tavern, Bridge St, Manchester.

Bob Breckwoldt
0161 282 5466

Every Monday
3-6.30pm

Liverpool Philosophy Pub
The Brewery Pub, Berry Street, Liverpool.

Rob Lewis
0151 428 6685

2nd Tuesday of each month at 10.30am

Philosophy Cafe - Manchester

Venue: Manchester Art Gallery, Moseley Street, Manchester

 

Sue Nzilani

sue.nzilani@silverservice.org.uk

1st Thursday of each month, 7pm

Philosophy Forum

The Phil & Lit, Fisher Street Galleries, 18 Fisher Street, Carlisle CA3 8RH

First meeting of this new forum is Thursday October 5th 2017.

Darren Harper

darrenharper.esq@gmail.com

RegularsScotland

Frequent but irregular

Philosophy Café - Aberdeenshire

http://www.thephilosophycafe.org

In conjunction with Aberdeenshire Libraries and Aberdeen University

Admission £3 (concessions £2)

philosophy.cafe@yahoo.co.uk

RegularsSouth East

1st Wed. of each
month, 7pm

Philosophy For All - Kant's Cave.
Lecture, followed by discussion, followed by general socialising.
Venue: The Cock Tavern, 23 Phoenix Road, London NW1 1HB.

Andrew Dodsworth
020 8802 5567

3rd Wed. of each
month, 7pm

Philosophy For All - Film Club.
Film followed by discussion.
Venue: The Two Chairmen pub, 39 Dartmouth Street, London SW1H 9BP (3 mins from St James Park tube sta, 10 mins from Westminster tube sta.)

Andrew Dodsworth
020 8802 5567

About once a month

London "Philosophy Now" Meetup Group

Pub meetings, talks and philosophy picnics.

Various venues, London

See website

Some Mondays, 7pm

(email for details)

Philosophical Society of England - London Group
Venue: The Jugged Hare, Vauxhall Bridge Road, London

Ben Basing

Ben.Basing@yahoo.co.uk

01923 510713 

Most Friday
evenings

The Croydon Philosophy Group
Readings & discussions of contemporary philosophy books.
(currently Douglas Hofstadter & Daniel Dennett'sThe Mind's I)

Pat Monteith
020 8656 2484

1st Sun. of each
month,
12.30-2.30pm

South London Philosophy Circle
Talks and discussions.

Upstairs at the Draft House - Westbridge, 74-76 Battersea Park Road, London SW11

http://westlondonphilosophy.weebly.com/south-london-philosophy.html

southlondonphilosophy@gmail.com

Last Wed. of each
month, 7pm

The London Practical Philosophy Group
Philosophical counselling, enquiry and more.
Venue TBA

Tim LeBon

Last Fri. of each
month, 7pm

Society for Existential Analysis Forum with speaker.
120 Belsize Lane, London NW3

Alexander Smith

1st Fri. of some
months, 6pm

Society for Applied Philosophy - First Friday Workshop
Rm 331, Senate House, Univ of London, Malet St, London WC1.

Phillip Cole
020 8362 6243

Wednesdays
10am

Pinner Philosophy Group
The Methodist Church, Love Lane, Pinner, Middlesex

Paul Skidmore
020 8863 8202

Mondays, fortnightly in term time

Aristotelian Society speaker meetings. Full details on the Society website: www.aristoteliansociety.org.uk

mail@aristoteliansociety.org.uk

Last Tuesday of every month, 8pm

Big Ideas

A series of talks and discussions held in a pub in central London

The Wheatsheaf, 25 Rathbone Place, W1T 1DG.

Clare Churly

One Weds. evening per month

7.00pm

Kingston Philosophy Café

Venue: The Ram Jam Club, Grey Horse pub, Richmond Road, Kingston-upon-Thames

 

http://www.kingstonphilosophycafe.org.uk/

One Thurs eve per month

6.00pm

Kingston Philosophy Café

Venue: Bridges café, Kingston riverside, Kingston-upon-Thames

http://www.kingstonphilosophycafe.org.uk/

2nd Tuesday of every month

The Barnes Philosophy Club

A monthly meetup discussing philosophical ideas at The Bull's Head 

barbara.benson.underwood@gmail.com

Mostly 2nd Tues. 8.00pm, some Sats. 2.00pm

West London Philosophy

Talks and Discussions. Check website for actual meeting dates

Charge to cover room hire costs

Venue: The Adelaide, 57 Park Rd, Teddington, TW11

 

wlp.adelaide@gmail.com

RegularsSouth West

1st Tues. of each
month, 7.30pm

Bath Philosophy Group, Royal Literary & Scientific Institution
16-18 Queen Square Bath BA1 2HP

Victor Suchar
01225 461606

Monthly

Bristol Philosophy Circle
The Colston Arms pub, St Michael's Hill, Bristol BS4

Mrs M. Roden
0117 963 6779

1st Wed. of each
month

Burnham Philosophical Society
Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset

John Coombes
01278 784150

Alternate Weds.
in term time,
7.30-9.30pm

Gloucestershire Philosophical Society
Room HC203, Francis Close Hall, Univ. of Gloucestershire
Swindon Road, Cheltenham

Harry Cowen
01242 543243
orDan Watt

Most Fridays
7.40pm

Swindon Philosophical Society
The Arts Centre, Devizes Rd, Swindon

John Little
01793 619687

2nd Wednesday 7:30pm. most months

Exeter Philosophy Circle

Meets at the Palace Gate Centre, 3 Palace Gate, Exeter, EX1 1JA

Kris

exeterphilosophy@gmail.com

RegularsWales

2nd Wed of each month,

7:00pm

Swansea Philosophy Café

Venue: 'Metro Student Bar' area of the Staff Dining Room, Metropolitan Univ of Swansea, Townhill Campus, Swansea SA2 8PZ

All welcome!

Roy Butler

rbutlerhkg@btinternet.com

3rd Tues. of each
month, 7.30pm

Philosophy Cafe Cardiff
The Gate Arts Centre, Keppoch Street, Roath, Cardiff

Chris Groves
029 20483344

3rd Tues. of each
month, 7.30pm

Tintern Philosophy Circle
Talk followed by discussion. Entry £1
The Rose & Crown pub, Tintern

Hatti Pegram
01291 689928

Mondays, 4pm

Royal Institute of Philosophy - Cardiff Branch
Seminars - all are welcome!
Rm 1.49, Humanities Building, Cardiff University, Colum Drive, Cardiff

Dr Alex Miller
Philosophy, Cardiff Uni
029 2087 4025

Every Wed. in
termtime, 6pm

Lampeter Philosophy Colloquium
Guest Speakers every week!
Tucker Seminar Room 1, University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Lampeter

David Cockburn
01570 424725

1st Thurs of each month, 7:30pm

Athroniaeth Abertawe / Swansea Philosophy

Upstairs at Noah's Yard Café/Bar, 38 Uplands Crescent, Uplands, Swansea SA2 0PG

Athroniaeth.Abertawe@gmail.com

 

2nd Friday 10am & Last Friday 7pm of each month 

Newport Philosophical Society

Venue: Philosophy Lounge and BookClub at UWN City Campus, Newport, Gwent

Mike Powell

07883832101

November 2017

Sat 18th November

10am-4.30pm

An Introduction to Existentialism

The Phil & Lit, 18 Fisher Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8 9HN

£39

darrenharper.esq@gmail.com

visit: darrenharper.net

Friday 24th November

7-10pm

An Evening with Bertrand Russell

by Philosophy Now, Philosophy For All, the Bertrand Russell Society and the Bertrand Russell Peace Foundation.

The Brockway Room, Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London.

(More details to follow)

Rick Lewis

 

Sat 25th November

10am - 4.30pm

‘An Introduction to Medieval Philosophy’

Beaumont Hotel, Beaumont Street, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 3LY

£39

darrenharper.esq@gmail.com

Visit: darrenharper.net

December 2017

1st-3rd December

 

'Right and Wrong in the Real World'

Higham Hall, Bassenthwaite Lake, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9SH

£228 Residential, £162 non-residential 

admin@highamhall.com

01768776276

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