Talk: Professor Robert Winston - Manipulating Humans

Wednesday 24 July 2019

7pm • St. George's Guildhall • £18

Lord Robert Winston is Professor of Science and Society, Emeritus Professor of Fertility Studies at Imperial College, member of the House of Lords and Chairman of the Genesis Research Trust. During his career he has pioneered improvements to IVF treatment and has more than 300 publications to his name regarding human reproduction.  This illustrated talk will explore the history of fertility issues, genetic modification and the way reproduction may now be manipulated.

St. George's Guildhall

King Street, King’s Lynn, Norfolk PE30 1EU

St George's Guildhall is the largest surviving medieval guildhall in England - boasting many original and rare medieval features. The first theatre production was in 1442 and was officially reopened after an ambitious restoration in 1951, marking the start of the first King’s Lynn Festival.

Car Parking
The nearest parking for the Guildhall is on the Tuesday Market Place or behind the Corn Exchange on Common Staithe Quay.  Please note: Charges apply 24 hours a day, including for Blue Badge holders. lease ensure you pay the correct fee.  Current charges are available on the borough council website:

There are stairs to the auditorium with access for those with restricted mobility via a stair climber.  For further accessibility information please contact the box office on 01553 764864

All of our Guildhall festival events have reserved seats.  The following seating plan is to be used as a guide only – for further details please contact the box office.

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