CANCELLED / POSTPONED
Wednesday 20th March 2013 – THIS EVENING
Dear friends, Natalie Bennett will now be appearing on tomorrow’s Question Time on BBC 1. As a result THIS EVENINGS EVENT has had to be CANCELLED. We are hoping to reschedule the event for some time in April and will send out details in due course.
We apologise for the short notice of this message and any inconvenience or disappointment caused.
Leeds Taking Soundings
Dialogues in Politics and Culture
Wednesday 20th March 2013
Natalie Bennett will speak about ‘The search for new answers - the Green turn in British politics’
6 pm, Leeds Metropolitan University, Broadcasting Place, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds LS2 9EN (opposite the Fenton pub)
Natalie Bennett is the new leader of the Green Party, elected in 2012. She has a scientific background in Australia and has since worked with the National Commission on Women’s Affairs on its report to the UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women. Natalie also worked as a consultant with the International Labor Organisation (ILO) on child labour issues and World Health Organization (WHO) on women’s health. She has also had a strong engagement with feminist politics in Britain, including being a trustee of the Fawcett Society and being the founding chair of Green Party Women.
Natalie stood for the Greens in the 2010 general election for the seat of Holborn and St Pancras, and was selected for the London Assembly list in May 2012 on the London-wide list for The Green Party.
All welcome, no need to book
For further details email: [masked]