Browsing Archive: April, 2019

Laugh Like a Hyena - 3 June

Posted by Hazel on Wednesday, April 17, 2019,

GenerationTusk Comedy Night – are you ready to laugh like a hyena?

The fantastic line-up features Josh WiddicombeSuzi Ruffell and Ed Gamble with more names to be announced soon!

 

This inaugural GenerationTusk event takes place at the Comedy Store in Central London on Monday 3 June.The night will be hosted by the inimitable Ivo Graham.

 

Join us for a great night and help support Tusk’s mission for a real and lasting impact across Africa!

 

Ticket Price
£20 pp (plus Eventbrite Fee £1.86 / 5%)...


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Feast of St George 20 April 2019

Posted by Hazel on Friday, April 12, 2019, In : Events 

Come and celebrate the best of English culture at the Feast of St George, 20 April 2019

If you want to see me in a Victorian bonnet, now is the time! I am very proud to announce I will be partaking in the festivities by providing three Dragon Quests where wanna be knights hunt down the name of our St George's dragon with Edith Baker (me) and Julius Drake and three 20 minute talks on St George MythBusters. 


Come and join me:

St. George MythBusters 12.15pm, 2.45pm and 4.15pm
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St George's Day Walk

Posted by Hazel Baker on Friday, April 12, 2019, In : Guided Walks 

It's back!

Celebrate St George's Day 2019 with us on our dragon walk.

The City of London is surrounded by dragons. On this walk we explore the city of London in search of these elusive beasts.

Although dragons occur in many legends around the world, different cultures have varying stories about monsters that have been grouped together under the dragon label. Some dragons are said to breathe fire or to be poisonous, such as in the Old English poem Beowulf. Which dragons will we find?

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