Thu, 15 Apr|
The House of Lords: Past, Present and...Future? talk by Lord Jay of Ewelme, GCMG
Michael Jay will talk about the history of the House of Lords, its rôle today, and how it might be - and needs to be - reformed.
Time & Location
15 Apr 2021, 18:00
About the Event
After a career in the Diplomatic Service, ending as Ambassador in Paris and Permanent Under Secretary of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Michael Jay has, since 2006, been a Crossbench (Independent) member of the House of Lords. He has also been a non-executive director of a number of French and British companies. In addition he has been Chairman or a Member of various Select Committees in the House of Lords, and Chairman of the House of Lords Appointments Commission.