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    Interview followed by Q&A

    7pm for 7.30pm start – ends 8.45pm
    The Loft


    John Sergeant is an award-winning journalist and broadcaster. As well as being a much talked-about contestant onStrictly Come Dancing, John has presented and continues to present countless documentaries on subjects as diverse as Spike Milligan's legacy, the Royal London Borough of Greenwich, the Lancaster bomber and Father Christmas.

    He has written two books which made it to the best seller lists: his memoir,Give Me Ten Seconds, and an account of the last part of Baroness Thatcher’s career, Maggie: Her Fatal Legacy.

    John Sergeant studied at Oxford and trained as a local journalist before joining the BBC staff in 1970. He reported from 25 countries and covered a number of conflicts, including the Vietnam War and the troubles in Northern Ireland, before settling down at Westminster.

    He was chief political correspondent of the BBC for 12 years. After thirty years with the corporation, he moved to ITV where he was political editor of ITN from 2000 to 2003.

    A guest on a wide range of radio and TV programmes, including Have I Got News for You, Room 101, QI, Question Time, and Any Questions, John is also a frequent after dinner speaker and host of awards ceremonies. He spent six years touring his one-man show "An Evening with John Sergeant".

    John will be in conversation with Club Director Fernando Peire.


    The event is free to members and their guests.

    To be added to the guest list please contact Charlotte
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