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Travel writer and explorer, John Pilkington is returning to Portsmouth as the guest of the Portsmouth Oxfam Group.

Tuesday, 22nd November 2016, 5:55 am
Updated Tuesday, 22nd November 2016, 12:27 pm

He will be giving an illustrated talk on his recent trip to Russia and Ukraine.

The event is on Friday at 6.45pm for a prompt 7pm start, at the Discovery Centre at the Roman Catholic Cathedral, Bishop Crispian Way.

There will be a variety of stalls with Fair Trade and Christmas goods), a light meal, a bar and raffle of Fair trade Goods.

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Owen Plunkett, one of the organisers, said: ‘John Pilkington is a well- known speaker and Radio Four broadcaster. He captivates his audience with his fascinating talks, which are always illustrated with stunning photos’.

Tickets costing £10 (students £5), including the cost of the supper can be obtained from Owen Plunkett on (023) 9225 4959, email [email protected] or Sue James (023) 9225 0267, email [email protected]

Proceeds go to Oxfam & John’s charity, Practical Action.