Current Talks

Talks are held in Morningside Parish Church Hall at 7.15 p.m., with refreshments available from 6.45 p.m. Each season of talks runs from October until the following April.

The Charles Smith Lecture that opens each of our sessions commemorates local author and founder of the Morningside Heritage Association.

Films shown are by kind permission of Edinburgh Films and Ian Rintoul.

Visitors are very welcome (a contribution of £3.00 is requested).



03 October, The Charles Smith Lecture
The Braid Estate: Sweetness and Light in Edinburgh; Simon Green

07 November
The Shetland Bus; Kath Hay

05 December
Trailblazing Edinburgh Women of Science; Catherine Booth

09 January
The Edinburgh Villa; Ian Gow

06 February
The Edinburgh Science Festival; Simon Gage

05 March
Thomas Chalmers, “Chief Scottish Man?”; Dr Derek Browning

09 April
Whatever Happened to the Stuarts? Mike Lewis (replacement title)