Wednesday, 2 March 2011

Archbishop Vincent Nichols Speaking Tonight at LSE

A commenter has asked for more information about the Forum in Religion entitled 'Good Life in Hard Times' at the LSE, at which Archbishop Vincent Nichols will be speaking. Here you go...

'At a London School of Economics 'Forum in Religion' public lecture on Wednesday 2 March 2011, Archbishop Vincent Nichols will be speaking about the importance of religious freedom, and arguing that promoting religious freedom increases our capacity to do good in the public square.
He will also be drawing out some implications from Catholic social teaching for a richer understanding of human dignity and the role of the state and the market in serving human needs.
To be held at the LSE's Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building at 6.30pm on Wednesday 2 March 2011. the event is free and open to all but a ticket is required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis.
Date: Wednesday 2 March 2011
Time: 6.30-8pm
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: Archbishop Vincent Nichols
Chair: Professor Conor Gearty
This event is free and open to all however a ticket is required. One ticket per person can be requested now. LSE students and staff are able to collect one ticket from the New Academic Building SU shop, located on the Kingsway side of the building. Members of the public, LSE staff and alumni can request one ticket via the online ticket request form:Request tickets for this event.
The ticket request form will be online for around an hour from going live. If after an hour we have received more requests than there are tickets available, the line will be closed, and tickets will be allocated on a random basis to those requests received. If after an hour we have received fewer requests than tickets available, the ticket line will stay open until all tickets have been allocated. You will be notified within 48 hours whether your ticket request has been successful.'

Oops. Sorry! Give it a go, you might still be able to get a ticket.

You can request a ticket online by clicking here. If that fails, contact the LSE here and see if they can put you through to the Events and Public Speaking team.


Kathy said...

Thanks Laurence. Would you feel able to publicise this for the students on the link I came to you through? It would be appreciated.
Hope so. (:

Mike L said...

Laurence, is there any news about what happened at the LSE yet for out-of-towners who couldn't afford to get there?

On the side of the angels said...

Did you read his speech?

The Bones said...

I have now.

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