Events

Our virtual talk on April 13 was the ideal forum for Andy Bates, executive director of the Global Cyber Alliance (GCA), to share insights on cyber-security and the increasing challenge of guarding our privacy online. Andy has been instrumental in developing secure systems such as the Government...Read more

Our online talk on March 30, A New Light on London’s History, took us on a fascinating journey through the hidden past of the capital. Dr Nicola Stacey, director of the Heritage of London Trust (HOLT) is a passionate advocate for architectural and archaeological preservation and the...Read more

23rd Mar 2021

We were delighted to host a special online event with Intermission Youth Theatre (IYT) on 23 March. The performances given by talented young actors, typically from a very deprived background, were the best possible testament to the work done by this extraordinary charity.Read more

It was a great privilege to welcome Satish Kumar back to the bank on 15 March for his inspiring online talk, What can we learn from COVID-19? Satish, editor emeritus of Resurgence and Ecologist magazine and founder of the Schumacher College, an international centre for...Read more

Our virtual talk on 3 March, Double Agents and Double Crosses, ended our WW2 history series on a high note. In conversation with Bella Hoare, Paul Beaver, author of some 40 military-history titles and a leading authority on espionage, offered a dazzling tour d’horizon of double...Read more