Friday 19 October – Farham Maltings, Great Hall
Prof. Sophie Scott, neurologist and Duncan Wisbey, actor/impressionist –
Prof Sophie Scott is giving the 2017 Christmas lectures at The Royal institution, titled ‘The language of life’, exploring how humans developed language, how laughter links us to our animal last, and the subtle cues we send out through facial expression, tone of voice and even smell.
Wednesday 14 November – St Thomas on the Bourne
Joanne Watson, retired BBC Sports Producer – Sport and the Media