2019 Lecture

Bridget Kendall MBE The Roller Coaster Ride of Modern Day Anglo-Russian Relations The Trustees of the Lord Caradon Lectures Trust are delighted to announce that their 2019 lecture will take place at 7.30 pm on 9 December at University of Plymouth and will be given by...

2018 Lecture

Dame Judith Macgregor DCMG LVO DL From Cold War to Brexit: Reflections on the Changing Face of Diplomacy   Dame Judith Macgregor was British High Commissioner to South Africa from September 2013 until March 2017, when she retired from the Foreign and Commonwealth...

2017 Lecture

Lord Carlile of Berriew C.B.E., Q.C.    Safety and Security After Brexit – Who Needs Whom?    Alex Carlile was born in Wales in 1948. After education at Epsom College he graduated LLB AKC at King’s College London. Lord Carlile was...

2016 Lecture

The Rt Hon the Baron Butler of Brockwell KG GCB CVO PC   The Intelligence on WMD in the lead up to the Iraq War   Frederick Edward Robin Butler, Baron Butler of Brockwell, KG, GCB, CVO, PC (born 3 January 1938) is a retired British civil servant, now sitting...

2015 Lecture

The Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws QC   Human Rights in an Unstable World   Helena Kennedy QC is one of the United Kingdom’s most distinguished lawyers. She has practised at the Bar for 40 years in the field of criminal law and has conducted many of the...

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...