Val Webb tour to be hosted by PCN groups

Val Webb tour to be hosted by PCN groups

Australian author and theologian, Dr Val Webb, makes a welcome return visit to the UK this April, with speaking engagements from Stirling to Truro.

Val's books include Like Catching Water in a Net; Stepping Out with the Sacred; and In Defence of Doubt. She first visited the UK in 2013.

This year's tour consists of ten venues across Britain, made possible through the collaboration of nine PCN groups and two progressive churches. All the hosts extend a warm welcome to anyone who would like to come and hear her speak. Refreshments will be provided. Follow the links for details of each event.


Wednesday, 8 April 2015 at 7.30pm, PCN Forth Valley - “Like Catching Water In A Net”, Stirling Methodist Church, Queen Street, Stirling, FK8 1HL. Free event.

Thursday, 9 April at 7.30pm for 8.00pm, Cairns Church of Scotland - “Liberating Theology” , 11 Buchanan Street, Milngavie, Glasgow, G628AW. Thinking Allowed lecture series, Tickets £7 or phone 0141 956 4868,

Saturday, 11 April at 7.30pm, PCN Manchester and Grove Lane Baptist Church - “Stepping out with the Sacred”, Pingate Lane South, Cheadle Hulme, Stockport SK8 7NP. Donations on the night.

Sunday, 12 April at 10.00am, Parish Eucharist, Preacher: Dr Val Webb, St Mark’s, Broomhill, Sheffield

Sunday, 12 April at 6.00pm, Centre for Radical Christianity - “Liberating Theology”, Upper Room, St Mark’s, Broomhill, Broomfield Road Sheffield S10 2SG. Tickets £5 or pay at the door.

Monday, 13 April at 7.30pm, East Shropshire and Birmingham PCN Groups - "In Defence of Doubt", The Red House, Albrighton, Nr. Wolverhampton, WV7 3LU. Retiring collection.

Tuesday, 14 April at 7.30pm, Tavistock PCN Group - "Being Communities of Theological Hospitality”, Tavistock URC, Russell Street, Tavistock, PL19 8BD. Pre-booked tickets £5, or phone 01822 614613. On the door £6

Wednesday, 15 April at 6.30 for 7.30pm, Truro Theological Society - “In Defence of Doubt”, The Chapter House, Truro Cathedral, TR1 2AF Tickets £4 (Under 18s free, f/t students £2)

Friday, 17 April at 7.45pm, Newbury PCN Group - “In Defence of Doubt”, Friends Meeting House, 1 Highfield Avenue, Newbury RG14 5DS. Tickets £3

Saturday, 18 April at 2.30pm, Oadby and Market Harborough PCN Groups - "Being Communities of Theological Hospitality”, Oadby Trinity Methodist church LE2 4LA Tickets £5 or phone 0116 2713869

Sunday, 19 April 2015 at 4.00pm, Hertfordshire PCN - “Liberating Theology”, The Backhouse Room, Handside Lane, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6TA, 01727 760058 Donations - minimum £2.

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