St Andrews Night Dinner with Lord Forsyth
Friday 30th November 2018, 7.30 for 8pm, £40
On Friday 30th November the Club will be holding its annual St Andrew’s Night Dinner and we will be welcoming Lord Forsyth as our guest speaker. Lord Forsyth became a Privy Councillor in 1995, was knighted in 1997 and was raised to the peerage as Baron Forsyth of Drumlean in July 1999. Following his elevation to the Lords, he has held a number of positions. He was a member of the Commission on Strengthening Parliament, the Select Committee on the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England, the Joint Committee of both Houses of Parliament on Reform of the House of Lords, and the Select Committee on the Barnett Formula. From October 2005 to October 2006 he was chairman of the Conservative Party’s Tax Reform Commission. He has served as a member of the House of Lords Select Committee on Economic Affairs. He has also been a member of the Joint Committee on National Security Strategy and a member of the Select Committee on Soft Power. He was appointed for a second term to the House of Lords’ Economic Affairs Committee in 2015 and is currently the chairman following the election in 2017. This is one of the Club’s most popular events so we advise booking early.
A very special black tie evening which includes a wonderful three course dinner and a whole evening’s entertainment. Decorations may be worn. To book a place simply enter the number of attendees or alternatively please contact Lauren in the Office on 0131 525 6157.(Please note amendment of timings for this dinner)