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Our top picks for the weeks ahead...

The English Housing Crisis and the Implications for Planning and Urban Design


John Punter will examine the English housing crisis drawing on recent policy reports, the winning entries in the Wolfson Prize for Garden Cities, and current developments in London.

From Afghanistan to Libya and perhaps one day Syria: NATO’s future role in the world


In this talk Richard Froh, NATO’s former Deputy Assistant Secretary General for Operations, reflects on the outcomes of NATO’s 2014 Wales Summit and the future of the organization, in particular its possible role in conflict zones around the world.

Chopin and his Contemporaries 1: Lunchtime concerts with conversation – Kenneth Hamilton (piano)


Chopin: Nocturne in E flat, op.9 no.2, John Field: Nocturne in A major, Franz Liszt: The Bells of Geneva (Nocturne), Chopin: Ballade No.1 in G minor

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