April events

Dates for your diary:

10th April 7pm- The Westminster Village Pub Quiz– The Freedom Association’s monthly event at the Old Star pub. Max 5 per team,  £2 to enter and each member of the winning team will receive a bottle of Freedom Lager!

18th April- The Euro ‘end game’?– The IEA and Bloomberg host a lunch and panel discussion at  whether this crisis can be resolved and if so how. Speakers include:

Constantin Cotzias – Director, Bloomberg Europe. Head of Government and Regulatory Affairs.

Mark Littlewood, Director General, Institute of Economic Affairs (Chair)

Roger Bootle, Managing Director, Capital Economics

John Chown, International Tax Advisor, Chown Dewhurst LLP

Matthew Hancock MP

Patrick Minford, Professor of Applied Economics, Cardiff University Business School

24th April 7pm- Freedom in Westminster with Robert Halfon– Another FTA event at the Old Star, The MP for Harlow will be discussing the recently launched Right Angle, a new grassroots website, the first campaign of which  is entitled ‘Hands Off Our First £10,000’ Secondly he will speak about his recent pamphlet for Demos, entitled ‘Stop the Union Bashing’. In this he argues that Conservatives need to engage with Unions and end the perception that “Tories despise union folk.”

25th April- ISOS April 2012– A one day seminar for sixth-formers, Speakers Dr Tim Evans, Dr Madsen Pirie, Chris Snowdon, Tony Gilland & Jamie Whyte will be discussing topics such as:

  • The morality of markets
  • Economics for real people
  • Prohibition and its discontents
  • The right to be offensive
  • Is the government’s role to make people happy?

For more information and to RSVP follow the links. Please also share any other events that may be of interest in the comments.