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27 Sep 2021

4:45 pm to 5:45 pm

In this New Statesman event, panelists will be looking at how post-Brexit Britain can use its new independent trading position to uphold human right commitments. Discussion will look at UK military exports, Britain’s past trade deals and supply chains.


  • Professor Anand Menon, Director at UK in a Changing Europe
  • Emily Thornberry MP, Shadow Secretary of State for International Trade
  • Stephen Bush, Political editor at the New Statesman
  • Roy Rickhuss, General Secretary of the Community trade union

Location: Preston room, Hilton Brighton Metropole

Date and time: Monday 27 September, 4:45pm-5:45pm.



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