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ThinkIns on catch up

ThinkIns are for Tortoise members and invited guests. Catch up below on some of our recent favourites.

A ThinkIn is not just another panel discussion. It’s a real editorial meeting where your insight and experience can help shape our reporting.


How it works

Book a ticket, and we’ll send you a link to join us online. You can bring a friend.

We’ll invite guests with special expertise, but anyone can speak. Just raise your hand.

A ThinkIn is one hour long. At the end, the editor will summarise what we’ve heard.

30 september 2021

In conversation with Caitlin Moran

Why aren’t there words for so many things that happen to women’s bodies? Why does being middle-aged mean everyone else’s problems become your problems? And do the people in power actually want to do anything? We discussed all of this and more recently at an in-person ThinkIn with best-selling author and columnist Caitlin Moran. You can watch the whole ThinkIn here.


What our members are watching

covid Inquiry

Why wait until spring 2022?

That’s when the prime minister has said an independent inquiry into the government’s response to Covid will begin. Here at Tortoise, we felt the need was far more urgent – and so, last Autumn, we held our own.

Recent ThinkIns