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Brown's Britain - Robert Peston to speak at LSE

Photograph of Robert PestonWill Brown radically change British domestic and foreign policy or will he carry on with the policies established under Blair?

In the run up to Tony Blair's departure from office, Robert Peston, author of Brown's Britain will talk about how British politics and government policy will change under the expected premiership of Gordon Brown. This public lecture, at LSE, will be held on Monday 5 March and is one in a series of LSE lectures examining Life After Blair.

The lecture will examine how British politics and government policy will change under the expected premiership of Gordon Brown. Will Brown radically change British domestic and foreign policy or will he carry on with the policies established under Blair?

Robert Peston is business editor of the BBC. His former posts include city editor and assistant editor of The Sunday Telegraph and financial editor of the Financial Times.

Howard Davies, director of LSE, will chair this event.

Brown's Britain is on Monday 5 March 2007 at 6.30-8pm in the Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House, LSE, Aldwych, London, WC2A. This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis.

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To reserve a press seat, please contact Jessica Winterstein, LSE Press Office, on 020 7955 7060 or email j.winterstein@lse.ac.uk| 

Note:

The next lecture in the Life After Blair series takes place on Wednesday 28 March and is entitled Over to you, Mr Brown|, with Professor Lord Tony Giddens, Tessa Jowell, Peter Riddell, Polly Toynbee and David Willet.

26 February 2007

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