Our House? Should the House of Lords be moved north?
Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University
Thursday 22nd November, 7pm to 8.45pm
As part of a two day visit to the North East, The Lord Speaker Baroness D'Souza will give a fascinating lecture on the role of the House of Lords - its day to day work, its variety of Members, and the changes that have taken place in the House over the last century
This will be followed by an IPPR North Debate: Should the House of Lords be moved north?
The speakers in the debate will be:
o Lord Bates (campaigner, North East businessman and former MP)
o Lord Shipley (former Leader of Newcastle City Council)
o Alastair Clark (University of Newcastle)
o Gerry Foley (Chair), Political Editor ITV Tyne Tees
To book a place, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 7219 1650