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Annual Harry Street Lecture

Starts: 17:00 15 November 2018
Ends: 19:00 15 November 2018
What is it: Lecture
Organiser: School of Law
Who is it for: University staff, Adults, Alumni, Current University students, General public
Speaker: Lucy Powell

This year's Harry Street lecture will be delivered by Lucy Powell, MP for Manchester Central.

She is an extremely active member of Parliament and served as a Shadow Education Secretary from 2015 to 2016.

Since her election Lucy has campaigned hard against the Government’s cuts to Manchester’s public services, the privatisation of the ambulance services

and the Bedroom Tax. She has been a passionate advocate of better childcare provision, help for small businesses and more apprenticeships for young people.

She is also conducting an inquiry into how reinvigorate politics and increase voter turnout locally

Her presentation will focus on the role and functions of MPs in the UK system.

This very topical lecture will be held on Thursday November 15th at 5pm, followed by

a drinks reception at 6pm.


Lucy Powell

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