Category: Performances 2010-11

Nick Baker

28th February Nick Baker replacing Adrian Cale Weird Creatures An evening with naturalist Nick Baker and his favourite weird creatures! Nick Baker is presenter of Channel Five’s Weird Creatures, previous presenter of BBC One’s The Really Wild Show and CBBC’s Spring Watch.  His other Television credits include co presenter of Pirate Ship Live with Vic …

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John Pilkington

14th February 2011 John Pilkington ‘A Stroll through the Axis of Evil’ Lebanon, Syria, Iraq and Iran are in the news for all the wrong reasons. John unravelled a picture quite different from the news stories. He found families and whole communities working together to survive the harsh climate and political strife. John Pilkington is “one …

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Ann Widdecombe

29th November Ann Widdecombe  ‘In Conversation with Iain Dale’ The former Member of Parliament Ann Widdecombe, reveals what life is really like as an MP, a judge, an author and former contestant in ITV’s Celebrity Fit Club and why she let Louis Theroux film her. Sponsored by LESLEY BARLOW, Clacton-on-Sea. The Rt. Hon. Ann Widdecombe, …

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Tony Jacobs & Jim Barry

22nd November Tony Jacobs & Jim Barry ‘Two Gentlemen & a Piano’ Tony and Jim attempt to get to grips with the music and lyrics of some of the greatest composers and lyricists of Twentieth Century popular music.  Their interpretation of the classic songs of George and Ira Gershwin, Rodgers and Hart, Cole Porter, Irving …

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John McCarthy

15th November John McCarthy John McCarthy ‘1,943 days of Squalid Captivity’ Living with the constant threat of execution was an unbearable strain on the likeable young television journalist on the first rungs of broadcasting management who was captured by Lebanese extremists on his journey home to the airport.  He knew Beirut was a hotbed of …

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