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A British Academy Debate

Chairman: Lord Runciman, President of the British Academy  

10 St James's Square, London
Monday, 19 July 2004
5pm-7pm (followed by a reception)

This event is now fully booked.

Issues of Law
Speaker: Professor William Twining, FBA, Research Professor of Law, University College London
Discussant: The Hon Michael Beloff, QC and President, Trinity College, Oxford

Issues of Evidence
Speaker: Professor Peter Hennessy, FBA, Attlee Professor of Contemporary British History, Queen Mary, University of London
Discussant: Lord Wilson of Dinton, Cabinet Secretary, 1998-2002, and Master of Emmanuel College, Cambridge

Issues of Trust
Speaker: Baroness O'Neill, FBA, Principal, Newnham College, Cambridge
Discussant: John Lloyd, The Financial Times

Followed by general discussion.

A complimentary drinks reception will be held after the discussion at 7pm.

This is a free public event, but, as seats are strictly limited, registration is essential. Admission is by ticket only. 

Arising from this event, the British Academy published
Hutton and Butler: Lifting the Lid on the Workings of Power
(British Academy Occasional Paper)