Talking Heads

Next Meeting:

Thursday 9th January 19.30 – 21.00 at HEART

Understanding and enhancing the community value of traditional retail markets in UK cities

Speaker: Associate Professor Sara Gonzalez

 

 


 

Talking Heads at HEART

is a monthly gathering where expert speakers bring a mixed Headingley audience up to date on current issues in society. The speakers are often drawn from local university departments or similar organisations and their talks are followed by a series of comments and questions from the audience.

Talking Heads at HEART is an initiative between HDT and HEART. It benefits the community of Headingley and beyond and aims to stimulate, inform and enliven.

Recent topics include:

• Private Greed, Political Negligence and Housing Policy after Grenfell
• How to be a Space Invader
• Islamaphobia: Rooted in their Religion or our Politics?
• Post Brexit
• The DUP and Britain’s Broken Politics – A Tangled Web
• Disability and Human Rights
• From Mao to Xi Jinping – Utopias & Purgatories in Modern China
• Unlocking Sustainable Cities
• Restorative Practice in Leeds
• Food inequality and food waste – what can be done?
• The Overdevelopment of London/Underdevelopment of Britain
• Climate Change
• The Brexit Crisis
• Understanding North Korea
• Leeds: Cradle for Innovation
• Have things got better for women?
• Understanding homelessness
• Social cohesion, resilience, and community mediation
• What does culture mean to Leeds?
• The housing crisis- and how people power can solve it
• Ethics in business,
• Can we solve poverty?
• Unemployment, jobs and new technology

All welcome


what's on

  • Projects and Events

    HDT Projects and EventsVisit page

  • Farmers Market

    Sat 14th December 2019Visit page

  • Zero Carbon Headingley

    Next meeting Wednesday 4th December, 7.30pm at HEARTVisit page

  • Talking Heads

    Thurs 9th January - Community value of traditional retail marketsVisit page

  • Café Scientifique

    Mon 13th January - Antibiotic Resistance - sorting fact from fictionVisit page

  • Films at HEART

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more information

We meet in HEART at 7.30 on the second Thursday of each month, except August – suggested donation £3-5.

After a [usually lively!] discussion on the issues raised people often repair to the HEART Cafe or local bar.


Mailing List

If you would like to be put on the mailing list and be kept informed of all upcoming topics contact:
info@headingleydevelopmenttrust.or.uk