EU Translation Workshop
We are hoping to hold this event in June 2017
Thursday, 18 August 2016 at 6pm
Historic Pubs walk in St Paul's area, London
Travel: St Paul’s Underground station
As in previous years, Roger Bone will be leading us around an interesting area of London and taking us into some of the most historic pubs in the area. This year’s tour starts at St Paul’s and goes on to Bow Lane and Monument. We will end with a meal (optional) at Rajasthan, close to Monument tube. Please note this is different from the 2015 walk.
We will meet at St Paul’s tube station and learn about the amazing story of Temple Bar, reconstructed in St Paul’s churchyard, then walk on to the Watling pub built with old ship timbers, Williamson’s Tavern in Bow Lane, Bow Church, make our way down to the Walrus and Carpenter close to the Monument (where we began the 2015 walk) and finish with an inexpensive meal at the Rajasthan Restaurant close to Monument tube station.
Members and non-members and family members most welcome. We will provide a mobile phone number on the day, in case you are not able to join us at the start.
Cost: LRG members – free; non-LRG members - £5.
To book: LRG Historic Pubs walk
Translators without borders
The charity that supports translation for NGOs
Saturday, 10 September 2016 2.15pm - 5pm option for BYO sandwiches at 12.30pm
Cost: Free for LRG members; £5 for non-members (pay on the door)
Venue: King & Queen pub - Click
Travel: Goodge Street or Warren Street underground stations
Register with Eventbrite CLICK HERE
Sue Fortescue, UK Coordinator for Translators Without Borders (TWB) will talk about the charity, how it functions, how translators are recruited, the clients it serves and how TWB helps to save lives.
Sue, together with Claire Cox, ITI member, will also be talking about another TWB initiative, the TWB Online Cookbook, to which TWB translators have contributed. Claire Cox will also talk about the new Foodie Translators Facebook group.
The pub serves drinks, tea and coffee; if you would like to enjoy a sociable lunch before the event, bring your own sandwiches or snacks to share from 12.30pm
We will finish with tea and cake.