The Hull Literary & Philosophical Society

The Hull ‘Lit & Phil’ meets weekly throughout a 14 week season during Autumn and Winter this year (with a 7 week break for Christmas) at the Royal Hotel, Ferensway, Hull, HU1 3UF.

One hour talks, many illustrated, are given by professional speakers on a wide variety of subjects. The Hotel restaurant is open for a pre-lecture dinner from 6pm. Light meals, bar snacks and drinks are always available. We would be delighted to see you there, and can assure you of a warm welcome.


All lectures are presented in the Royal Suite and start at 7.30pm prompt.


Doors are normally open at 6.45pm but access may be delayed if lecture preparations are not complete.

The audience are requested to please be in their seats before 7.25pm

The Hull Literary & Philosophical Society is registered as a Charity No 507226