Mike Dilger

Mike Dilger – One Thousand Shades of Green

Wednesday 5th June
1pm Assembly Room, Town Hall | £10 | Book tickets

Mike Dilger is an English naturalist, ecologist, author and broadcaster. He is perhaps best known as the wildlife reporter on the popular BBC TV programme The One Show.

With degrees in Botany and Ecology, he spent many years working as a field biologist in Vietnam, Tanzania and Ecuador and has an unparalleled enthusiasm for sharing his knowledge of the natural world. Mike is the author of seven nature books and his talk is on his most recent book One Thousand Shades of Green, which details his quest to find 1000 different British plants in a calendar year and assess how our fascinating flora is faring in modern Britain.

Adam Rutherford credit Stefan Oboski

An Evening with Adam Rutherford

Wednesday 5th June
8pm Corn Exchange | £15 | Book tickets

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Adam Rutherford is a geneticist, author and broadcaster who frequently appears on science programmes on both radio and TV. He presents Radio 4’s flagship programme Start the Week and was the host of Inside Science for eight years. His popular series The Curious Cases of Rutherford and Fry has been on air for a decade.

This engaging, provocative and informative talk is not to be missed!