Talk: Gillian Burke - On the road with The Watches

Saturday 16 November 2019

7.30pm • St. George's Guildhall • £14, under 18s and RGS-IBG members £12

BBC Springwatch presenter Gillian Burke will give a behind-the-scenes look at of one of the nation’s most loved wildlife programmes.

Gillian will take the audience on a tour of conservation projects around the UK, from rare ladybird spiders in Dorset to beaver re-introduction projects in Cornwall, focusing on some of the most uplifting examples she has come across whilst filming. 
At a time when news about environmental issues can seem overwhelming, join us for an evening of inspiration about these surprising oases of hope.

Talk presented by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) in association with King's Lynn Festival.

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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