English PEN, in partnership with YouGov, invites you to join us for a breakfast panel debate on Thursday, 6 December to discuss the implications of Sir Brian Leveson’s proposals for press regulation and press freedom.
Chair: Steve Hewlett, media commentator
- Brian Cathcart, director of Hacked Off
- Paul Connew, former editor, Sunday Mirror
- Charlotte Harris, partner, Mishcon de Reya
- Anne McElvoy, public policy editor, The Economist
With a contribution from Lord Hunt, Chairman of the Press Complaints Commission.
The event will include a summary of YouGov’s latest work investigating public opinion about the media and the degree to which the public favours state intervention in the regulation of the British press.
Thursday, 6 December 2012
8am: coffee/tea and pastries
8.30-9.30am panel discussion
Free Word Centre, 60 Farringdon Road, London EC1R 3GA
Attendance at the event is free to English PEN Members and Friends. RSVP to Julia Ziemer by 3 December.
If you are not a member of English PEN, you may purchase a ticket from the Free Word Centre box office.
To become a member of English PEN please find more information at www.englishpen.org/membership/join