Changing the News for Good: Lecture and Lunch
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Changing the News for Good: Lecture and Lunch

Changing the News for Good: Lecture and Lunch

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Brighton & Hove Progressive Synagogue

6 Lansdowne Road

Hove, United Kingdom

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Please join us for "Sundays With A Difference!"

This Autumn, Brighton and Hove Progressive Synagogue, (BHPS) is hosting three exciting and inspiring lectures by experts in their fields, followed by lunch.  Each lecture and lunch is £20 per person.

Sunday 25 September 2016

Lecture 2: Changing the News for Good

The Editor-in-Chief of Positive News, Sean Dagan Wood, explains how a ground-breaking crowd funding campaign converted his publication into a co-operative owned by its readers and journalists in 33 countries.  Sean will highlight how the media can change the news for good by reporting today’s challenges with a focus on progress and possibility.


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11.30 am      Welcome drink on arrival

12-1.00pm   Lecture with questions and answers

1-3.00 pm    Lunch* including wine or a soft drink, followed by coffee

* Please email the Synagogue (info@bhps-online.org) with your selcetion of lunch: Permitted fish / Vegetarian / Other Specific dietary requirments


Lecture 3:

Sunday 4 December

My Year in Velvet

Chris Gebbie, the former High Sheriff of Sussex, entertainingly describes the origins of Shrievalty – – the oldest office under the crown – – as well as the arcane process of appointment, the relationship the lieutenancy and the relevance of High Sheriffs in today’s world.  Chris includes snatches of his 2014/2015 diary of experiences wearing velvet.

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