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October 2019

Greg Minnaar: Size Matters

22nd October 2019 7:45 pm

  Presented by Speakers from the Edge 3x UCi Downhill World Champion, 3x UCi Downhill World Cup Champion, with 21 World Cup race wins and multiple podium positions, Greg Minnaar is unarguably one of the greatest mountain bikers in the history of the sport. In this brand new show, Greg takes audiences on the journey of his incredible enduring racing career and the story of his life, covering everything from the early days of riding enthusiasm to his rise to…

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November 2019

  Presented by Speakers from the Edge James Ketchell is the only person on the planet to have summitted Everest, rowed the Atlantic and cycled the world! Despite a serious motorbike accident in 2007, which left his leg shattered and his active lifestyle in jeopardy, in 2014 British adventurer James became the first person to have completed the ‘Ultimate Triathlon’. James delivers his tales of adventure, endeavour and determination, in an evening experience that will undoubtedly leave young and old…

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December 2019

  Neil Oliver: The Story of the British Isles in 100 Places Neil was born to love Great Britain. During his 20 years travelling to every corner, and whilst filming BBC2’s ‘Coast’, he’s fallen in love all over again. From north to south, east to west it cradles astonishing beauty. The human story here is a million years old, and counting. The tolerant, easy-going peace we enjoy has been hard won and the places Neil’s seen have given him a…

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  BBC Hereford & Worcester present their annual Celebration of Christmas concert.  An evening of festive music, song and words, recorded live for broadcast over Christmas in aid of BBC Children in Need. Featuring The Worcestershire Symphony Orchestra, The Birmingham Community Gospel Choir, singers Luke Swatman, Heini Hughes and BBC Hereford & Worcester presenters.

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January 2020

  Join us for this illustrated talk by Joseph Brand, covering the second half of this year's season. Lasting around 2 hours, the talk will be accompanied by recorded musical extracts and will give background information on the creators, performers and production associated with each opera. Joseph Brand's sixty-plus years of opera-going covers some 2000 performances and he has written, reviewed and lectured widely on the subject of opera.  His enthusiasm has taken him to performances throughout the UK and…

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February 2020

  Presented by Speakers from the Edge  Adidas athlete, Sasha DiGiulian, is one of the world’s best climbers, with multiple first ascents and 28 First Female Ascents to her name, including a route on the North Face of the Eiger, and is the first North American woman to climb the hardest sport grade achieved by a female. In Beyond the Comfort Zone, Sasha will tell her favourite climbing stories and present her film of the history-making ascent of The Trilogy,…

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March 2020

  Presented by Speakers from the Edge Join Pete from the sub culture of underground crack climbing and onto the side of the world’s highest big walls. The journey takes you from astronomical lactate pumping athletic feats, to speed solos of the world’s biggest cliffs. Driven by the challenge and the suffering, Pete looks to find that mythical point between the possible and impossible, by climbing not just one, but multiple big walls alone in under 24-hours

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April 2020

  Broadcast followed by Live Q&A* Honest, revealing and urgent, David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet is a powerful first-hand account of humanity's impact on nature and a message of hope for future generations. One man has seen more of the natural world than any other. This unique feature documentary is his witness statement. In his 93 years, David Attenborough has visited every continent on the globe, exploring the wild places of our planet and documenting the living world…

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This event has been postponed, it will now take place on Saturday 19th December.  For more information and to book tickets please click HERE.

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  Presented by Speakers from the Edge South African mountaineer Cathy O’Dowd was catapulted onto the international stage as the token woman on the controversial 1st South African Everest expedition, during the notorious spring of 1996. Find out how she became the first woman in the world to climb Everest from both sides, and used that to launch her career as an international motivational speaker. Discover her part in the first ascent of Nanga Parbat via the Mazeno ridge, and…

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