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Let’s Talk Lobster | Jackson Foundation Gallery
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Lobster Hatchlings. Image courtesy of The National Lobster Hatchery.

Let’s Talk Lobster

Saturday 6th July 2019


Tall tales and musings on the sea, fishing and lobsters.
(A charity event in aid of The National Lobster Hatchery)


Tickets £5 (including a free drink)




Kurt Jackson (Artist) 


Des Hannigan (Poet, Journalist and Author)


Johnny Murt (Padstow Fisherman)


Chris Weston (Lobster Hatchery Scientist)


Chris Key (Boscastle Harbourmaster and Solicitor)


A Local Choir (Music)


A Live Lobster and Crayfish (Crustaceans)


Let’s Talk Lobster will bring together individuals from the worlds of science, art, poetry and music, all presenting their unique perspective of the humble lobster.


Let’s Talk Lobster will take the form of a handful of short, 5-10 minute talks on lobsters, fishing and the sea by a diverse group of participants including artist Kurt Jackson, poet Des Hannigan, Boscastle harbourmaster and solicitor Chris Key, Padstow fisherman Johnny Murt, Scientist and expert Chris Weston and music from a local male voice choir.


There will also be a live lobster and crayfish in attendance!


Tickets are £5 each (including a free drink) with all proceeds going to our charity partner for our Crab and Lobster exhibition The National Lobster Hatchery, Padstow. The National Lobster Hatchery is a marine conservation, research and education charity and a centre for excellence in lobster science.


Tickets are limited and are available by clicking the button on this page and from the Jackson foundation gallery.


Let’s Talk Lobster

Tickets £5

4 – 6pm, Saturday 6th July,
Jackson Foundation, Cornwall.


PLEASE NOTE: The purchaser of the ticket (name on the payment card) will be the the name that is taken on the door. There will be a list on the door on the night so please take a note of which card you have used to place an order.


Once payment has been taken, you will be issued an order number on your confirmation email, this is your ticket. Please print your confirmation email and bring with you for entry.