Danny Dorling | Ropetackle Arts Centre

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Spoken Word, Seated

Danny Dorling

Tuesday 26th March 2019 - Starts 8pm

TICKET PRICE: £10, £8 friends

Lakin McCarthy presents

RULE BRITANNIA: Brexit and the End of Empire

Can we blame Brexit on the legacy of the British Empire?

Is ours a nation as much at odds with its own history as with Europe? And is Brexit the cure for Britain’s unhealthy relationship with its past?

In this talk Danny Dorling looks at the impact of the long drawn-out end of the British Empire on the Brexit vote….and asks whether the rupture could have a silver lining.

Dorling who is Professor of Geography at the University of Oxford and a frequent commentator on TV and radio, argues that now is the hour to turn our attention to what really went so very wrong for Britain: accepting gross inequality.

An authoritative, insightful and entertaining look at our controversial past, the anxiety-filled present….and the possibility of a fairer future.

‘He is that rare University professor; expert, politically engaged and able to explain simply why his subject (inequality) matters’ The Guardian


What's On - Music

Date
Artist
Event
Time
Price

The Unravelling Wilburys

Sat 23rd Feb
Music, lesley's kitchen
Sat 23rd Feb SOLD OUT
8pm
SOLD OUT

Lo’Jo

Sun 24th Feb
Music, World Music, French
Sun 24th Feb £26.00
8pm
£26.00

Richard Durrant

Wed 27th Feb
Music, lesley's kitchen
Wed 27th Feb £16.00
7.30pm
£16.00

Mari Wilson

Thu 28th Feb
Music, pop, 80s, lesley's kitchen
Thu 28th Feb £18.00
8pm
£18.00

Sarah Gillespie

Fri 1st Mar
Music, Jazz, pre-show suppers
Fri 1st Mar £15.00
8pm
£15.00

Mànran

Sun 3rd Mar
Folk, Music, gaelic, pre-show suppers
Sun 3rd Mar £15.00
8pm
£15.00

Wille & The Bandits

Wed 6th Mar
Music, Blues, Rock
Wed 6th Mar £15.00
8pm
£15.00

Andreas Tophoj and Rune Barslund

Wed 13th Mar
Folk, Music
Wed 13th Mar £14.00
8pm
£14.00

Martin Turner (Ex Wishbone Ash)

Sun 24th Mar
Music
Sun 24th Mar £18.00
8pm
£18.00

Sarah Jane Morris & Antonio Forcione

Fri 29th Mar
Music, Jazz, pre-show suppers
Fri 29th Mar £20.00
8pm
£20.00

Richard Durrant – April ’19

Thu 4th Apr
Music, Guitar
Thu 4th Apr £16.00
7:30pm
£16.00

Blue Rose Code

Wed 10th Apr
Music
Wed 10th Apr £14.00
8pm
£14.00

Jackie Oates

Fri 12th Apr
Folk, Music
Fri 12th Apr £15.00
8pm
£15.00

Flook

Fri 3rd May
Folk, Music
Fri 3rd May £16.00
8pm
£16.00

Stacey Kent

Sat 4th May
Music, Jazz
Sat 4th May £27.50
8pm
£27.50

Geno Washington & The Yo Yo’s

Sat 11th May
Music, World Music, Soul
Sat 11th May £18.00
8pm
£18.00

Philip Clemo: Dream Maps LIVE

Fri 17th May
Music, Jazz
Fri 17th May £14.00
8pm
£14.00

Glastonwick 2019

Fri 31st May
Music, Beer, Poetry & More Beer Festival
Fri 31st May £65.00
6pm
£65.00

Glastonwick 2019

Sat 1st Jun
Music, Beer, Poetry & More Beer Festival
Sat 1st Jun £65.00
12pm
£65.00

Hue and Cry

Sat 1st Jun
Music, seated
Sat 1st Jun £18.50
8pm
£18.50

Glastonwick 2019

Sun 2nd Jun
Music, Beer, Poetry & More Beer Festival
Sun 2nd Jun £65.00
12pm
£65.00

Limehouse Lizzy

Fri 14th Jun
Music, Rock
Fri 14th Jun £17.50
8pm
£17.50

Fleetwood Bac

Sat 26th Oct
Music
Sat 26th Oct £18.00
8pm
£18.00

Chris Wood

Sun 24th Nov
Music
Sun 24th Nov £15.00
8pm
£15.00

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