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Sunday, 24 September 2017
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  Charles Bradlaugh commemoration (ext event)
Tony Upton of the Charles Bradlaugh Society writes: "As a Northamptonian it is with great pleasure I invite everyone to come to Northampton on 24 September 2017 and participate in this celebration of a genuine international hero. "At 1:00pm in the Carnegie Room of the Central Library in Abington Street Northampton we will be honoured to hear a Talk by guest speaker Andrew Withers from the Libertarian Party who will be speaking on the topic of one of Bradlaugh’s sayings 'Liberty’s chief foe is theology' which promises to be a stimulating and enjoyable discourse. "At 2:00pm the Walk will start from outside the Guildhall in Northampton and head off towards All Saints Church and then the Market Square. This will wind its way up Abington Street to Abington Square for the finale. "At 3:00pm we will gather by Charles Bradlaugh’s statue in Abington Square Northampton to remember one of the country’s nay world’s most eminent politicians who was not afraid of controversy or putting his own personal safety at risk for his beliefs and to help others." Details: https://charlesbradlaughsociety.wordpress.com/2017/07/31/16th-annual-commemoration/ Poster: https://charlesbradlaughsociety.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/commemoration-2017.png Charles Bradlaugh on our website: http://leicestersecularsociety.org.uk/bradlaugh.htm UPDATE (Oct 2017): There is a brief mention and photo of this event in the October 2017 edition of Leicester Secularist magazine: http://leicestersecularsociety.org.uk/newsletter/

18:00 Category: LSS - Secular Hall - Public event[18:30] LSS: 'Headstrong Meeting' - open discussion
Headstrong Meeting. Members and visitors are invited to raise any matter they wish for friendly informal discussion. We name these meetings after the Headstrong Club in 18th century Lewes where Tom Paine (whose bust is one of those on Secular Hall) and friends discussed the affairs of the day. More: Headstrong Club: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Headstrong_Club Thomas Paine: http://www.leicestersecularsociety.org.uk/paine.htm All welcome - Admission Free (donations welcome). Refreshments.

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