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Robin LLoyd Jones - tales from the Big Chair at the Helensburgh Heroes Centre
Award winning writer and author Robin LLoyd-Jones will be joining Helensburgh Heroes on Thursday 12th July to discuss his life, career and his latest book 'Autumn Voices' as a participant in the Tales from the Big Chair series of events.Robin has lived in Scotland for most of his adult life, having ...
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Heroes Centre is designated Children's University Learning Destination
Children's University Scotland seeks to provide children aged 5-14 with the opportunity to take part in exciting, interactive and voluntary learning activities outside of normal school hours.Young visitors to the Heroes Centre will be able to learn about the many inspirational men and women with con ...
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Helensburgh Heroes to host EqualiTea event 22 June 2018
2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the UK Parliament passing the Representation of the People Act, which first gave women, over the age of 21, the right to vote.Although the Act did not deliver universal suffrage, it was a significant breakthrough; the result of a long, tireless and courageo ...
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Helensburgh Heroes set to benefit from AmazonSmile Programme
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for people to support Helensburgh Heroes every time they shop, at no cost. When people shop at smile.amazon.co.uk, they’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as amazon.co.uk, with the added bonus that A ...
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John Muir 180 Birthday Celebrations Helensburgh
It's John Muir’s 180th birthday this year!John Muir was a Scottish-born naturalist, author, environmental philosopher and early advocate for the preservation of wild places. He’s considered to be the ‘founding father of the National Parks movement’ – his activism helped to preserve ...
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Eric Thompson Tales from The Big Chair Helensburgh Heroes

Tales from the Big Chair

Tales from the Big Chair is a series of events designed to help, inspire and encourage people to believe in themselves and their ideas.Hosted by Helensburgh Heroes, each invited guest will chat through their lives, careers and experiences, and will nominate their own personal hero and share two piec ...
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Helensburgh Heroes luanches new range of Membership Packages

Heroes Membership Scheme Launched

Helensburgh Heroes is delighted to announce the launch of its Membership Scheme. The scheme which opens for applications on Sunday 1st April 2018, offers four tiers of membership to suit all members of the whole community.Each package offers a range of benefits including:• 5% discount on an ...
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Launch of Clyde Sealochs Brochure Heroes Centre Helensburgh
The Heroes Centre was delighted to host the launch of a new leaflet that promotes the Clyde Sea Lochs Trail on Tuesday March 20th.The Clyde Sea Lochs Trail stretches from Dumbarton Castle to Arrochar Village by way of the Clyde coastal route through the lochside settlements and the Rosneath Peninsul ...
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Today, Thursday 8th February 2018, marks the 90th anniversary of John Logie Baird’s historic triumph in the race to transmit television across the Atlantic – from London to Hartsdale, New York.The New York Times, dated 9th February, reported the first transatlantic television transmission under ...
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Vote100 – Eunice Guthrie Murray

Cardross born Suffragette became first woman to stand for a Scottish Parliamentary SeatOne hundred years ago today, Tuesday February 6, Parliament passed the Representation of The People Act which gave the franchise to property-owning women aged over 30 (8 Million). and all men the right to v ...
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