2014 Lecture

The Baron Hennessy of Nympsfield   Britain’s Place in the World   Baron Hennessy was a journalist for over 20 years, with spells at The Times, The Financial Times and The Economist. During this time he unearthed the hidden wiring of the constitution and the...

2013 Lecture

Sir Robert Fulton KBE   Developing Governance: Better Leaders or Better Institutions?   Sir Robert Fulton was born in 1948. He was educated at Eton College and the University of East Anglia. He is a Graduate of the UK Royal College of Defence Studies and the...

2012 Lecture

Sir Sherard Cowper-Coles KCMG LVO   Afghanistan: Exiting with Honour   Sherard Cowper-Coles KCMG LVO has been the Business Development Director, International at BAE Systems plc since February 2011. He is responsible for supporting and promoting the...

2011 Lecture

Dr Anthony Seldon   The Politics of Optimism: Government Policy in the 21st Century   Anthony Seldon is an authority on contemporary British history and headmaster of Wellington College, one of Britain’s most famous independent schools. He is also...

2010 Lecture

General The Lord Guthrie of Craigiebank GCB LVO OBE DL   The Just War: Moral and Ethical Considerations in reaching a Decision to go to War   Charles Guthrie joined the Welsh Guards in 1959 and in the 60s served with them and the SAS in the United Kingdom,...