• CICCIC Arts Centre (map)
  • Paul street
  • Taunton TA1 3PF


WHO?  Professor Neil Adger, Prof of Human Geography Exeter University, who has been a convening lead author of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change;

Dr Tara Quinn Associate Research Fellow in Geography, Exeter University.

Adrian Tait Psychologist and Co-Founder of the Climate Psychology Alliance and chair of Transition Athelney.

Phil Stone Liberal Democrat Taunton Deane District Councillor for North Curry, Stoke St Gregory, and Burrowbridge; founder member of Re-imagining the Levels.

 WHAT?  Research presentations by Exeter University on the aftermath of flooding for the community 2013/14 floods; Issues around climate change and the science – policy disconnect; and a vision for the future of The Somerset Levels catchment.

Following short presentations from each of the above persons there will be an opportunity for all to discuss the current situation and a way forward for Taunton Deane and the Somerset Levels.

 Convener: Gideon Amos, Parliamentary spokesman for Taunton Deane for the Liberal Democrats and current Vice President and former chief executive of the Town & Country Planning Association.

 The evening is hosted by the East Deane Liberal Democrat Group.       A Cash Bar is available.