The next talk at the Southport Lecture Society is on Saturday 9th November, entitled the “Exploration of Material Science”. In the 21st Century, the age is marked by new materials design from polymers to novel and smart polymers, coatings, foams, adhesives, paints and structural materials. This lecture gives a short introduction to the fascinating world that touches every aspect of your life, from self-cleaning windows and coatings to anti-fogging mirrors, aviation coatings and plastic bottle wall technology to protect the products shelf life plus more. Presented by Mr Don Carran the talk starts at 7:30 pm, at the Friends Meeting House, Court Road, Southport. Everyone is welcome, the doors open at 7:00 pm, admission is £1.50, just pay on the door. Complimentary tea & biscuits are served. For further information please ring 01704 546121, or email or visit