The Insight Club - Friday Night Talks in Tunbridge Wells

Welcome to the TW Lib Dems’ Insight Club

A series of small audience Friday night talks by experts in their fields, tackling the big questions that face us today. Q&A under Chatham House Rules. All proceeds go to the Tunbridge Wells Liberal Democrats. 

£25 for a single ticket; £45 for a pair of tickets (same event); £100 to join The Insight Club and gain access to the five remaining talks (glass of wine/soft drink/tea or coffee included with each ticket).

All talks start at 8pm and event finishes at 10pm. All talks held at The Lodge Cafe, High St, Tunbridge Wells. TN1 1XX. 

SCROLL DOWN FOR TICKET PURCHASE (if you would like to purchase over the phone please email [email protected] with your telephone number and he will call you back).

  • 29th Jul – Dr Mike Martin: How the Ukraine War has changed global geopolitics
    War Studies Fellow at King’s College London; former army officer; author.
  • 19th Aug – Vivian Widgery: A life in Words—Hansard and the House of Commons.  Deputy Editor of Hansard with 32 years experience in Parliament

  • 23rd Sep – Hassan Damluji: How the world is preparing for the next pandemic
    Former Deputy Director at the Gates Foundation; advisor to the World Health Organisation; author; founder of Global Nation think tank.
  • 14th Oct – Oliver Mills: How to solve the problem of adult social care
    Former Director of Adult Social Care at Kent County Council; Chair of major not-for-profit national care provider; Care and Health Improvement Adviser for South of England
  • 11th Nov – Brigadier (Ret’d) Gerhard Wheeler CBE: How to build a multinational coalition that works
    Former senior British Army officer with 33 years service; various roles including commanding international troops in Kabul, Afghanistan.
  • 9th Dec – Arthur Snell: How we got to global disorder and what to do about it
    Former British High Commissioner; national security expert; author.


NEXT TALK: 19th Aug – Vivian Widgery: A life in Words


August 19, 2022 at 8:00pm - 10pm
The Lodge Cafe, High St, Tunbridge Wells, TN1 1XX
Gavin Barrass ·

Enter the number of tickets you would like to purchase.

£100.00 Join The Insight Club
The Five Remaining talks …
£45.00 Oliver Mills (pair of tickets)
14th October
£45.00 Hassan Damluji (pair of tickets)
23rd September
£45.00 Vivian Widgery (pair of tickets)
19th August
£45.00 Gerhard Wheeler (pair of tickets)
11th November
£45.00 Arthur Snell (pair of tickets)
9th December
£25.00 Arthur Snell (single ticket)
9th December
£25.00 Vivian Widgery (single ticket)
19th August
£25.00 Oliver Mills (single ticket)
14th October
£25.00 Gerhard Wheeler (single ticket)
11th November
£25.00 Hassan Damluji (single ticket)
23rd September