Joan Bakewell to Deliver Holyoake Lecture in Manchester

Humanists UK announces the Holyoake Lecture 2018, and journalist, TV presenter, and co-Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Humanist Group (APPHG) Baroness Joan Bakewell will be the speaker.

WHAT: Towards a humanist politics | The Holyoake Lecture 2018
with Joan Bakewell
WHERE: Friends Meeting House, 6 Mount St, Manchester, M2 5NS
WHEN: Tuesday 13 November, 18:30 – 20:00
Please note the earlier time.

Since entering Parliament in 2011, Joan has promoted humanist and liberal ideas, the arts; and has consistently defended the poor and vulnerable. She’s given more than 140 speeches in the House of Lords, and in 2017 was named Humanist of the Year by Humanists UK in recognition of her lifelong dedication to putting humanist values into practice. As with all Humanists UK lectures, there will be an opportunity for the audience to put their questions to Joan following the talk itself.

Tickets cost £12.50, or just £5 for students. Book your ticket to this exciting event now.

I hope to see you there.

Best wishes,

Andrew Copson
Chief Executive