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Chancellor of the University of Kent, Gavin Esler

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Polly Toynbee.

Polly Toynbee - watch online

Journalist and writer Polly Toynbee was In Conversation at the Astor Theatre in Deal on Friday 1 September. The full recording is now online.

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Terry Waite CBE.

Terry Waite CBE - watch online

Humanitarian and author Terry Waite CBE was the guest for the first event of the new series at our Canterbury campus. The full recording is now online

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Owen Jones.

Owen Jones

Owen Jones is a Guardian and New Statesman columnist, author and political activist. He was In Conversation on 23 October 2017.

Francesca Simon.

Francesca Simon

The bestselling children's author of the Horrid Henry series visited Kent for the first family-friendly In Conversation.

Close-up of actor, David Suchet

David Suchet CBE

Widely regarded as the one of greatest stage and screen actors of his generation, David Suchet CBE was In Conversation at Kent.

Mark Kermode and Gavin Esler

Mark Kermode

Saturday 23 January 2016 saw the visit of Mark Kermode to the University of Kent's Canterbury campus.

Sandi Toksvig and Gavin Esler on the Gulbenkian stage

Sandi Toksvig OBE

On Tuesday 4 October 2016, Sandi Toksvig was the first guest of the second full series.

Dame Diana Rigg DBE and Gavin Esler.

Dame Diana Rigg DBE

On Monday 28 November 2016, we welcomed Dame Diana Rigg DBE.

A chair on stage in the Gulbenkian Theatre.

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