Professor Anthony Giddens, Tessa Jowell, David Willetts, Peter Riddell and Polly Toynbee will participate in a public debate at LSE on Wednesday 28 March. This discussion is part of a series looking at the long term challenges facing Britain and British politicians 'after Blair' and marks the publication of Anthony Giddens' latest book, Over to you Mr Brown (Polity Press, March 2007).
Professor Anthony Giddens is author of New Labour's 'bible', The Third Way, former director of LSE and a Labour Peer. Tessa Jowell is secretary of state for culture, media and sport. David Willetts is shadow secretary of state for education and skills. Peter Riddell is a columnist on The Times. Polly Toynbee is a political and social commentator for The Guardian. This event will be chaired by Anna Ford, a TV presenter and chancellor of the University of Manchester.
Over to you, Mr Brown is on Wednesday 28 March 2007 at 6.30-8pm in the Old Theatre, Old Building, LSE, Houghton Street, London WC2A. This event is free and open to all but a ticket is required. Tickets for the general public have now all been allocated but a returns queue will be in operation on the night, click here for more information.
General tickets: Tickets for the general public have now all been allocated but a returns queue will be in operation on the night, click here for more information.
Press tickets: To reserve a press seat, please contact LSE Press Office, on 020 7955 7582.
To arrange an interview with Tony Giddens, or to receive a review copy of the book, please contact Johanna Juselius on 020 7955 6919 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
20 March 2007