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Centre for English Identity and Politics

Lectures, seminars and events

Watch event recordings and read transcripts.

The Centre hosts regular lectures, talks and webinars featuring well-known political commentators.

Guest speakers have included:

  • Sir David Lidington, former Cabinet Minister
  • James Meadway, former advisor to John McDonnell MP
  • Baroness Judith Blake, former Leader of Leeds City Council
  • Brian Groom, author of 'Northerners'
  • Sunder Katwala, Director of British Future
  • Prof Diane Coyle, author and academic

John Denham is also a frequent guest speaker at events organised by other institutions.