Lecture: A Bill of Rights for the UK?

A Bill of Rights for the UK?

Chair: Madeleine Colvin, Immigration Judge, Human Rights Consultant, Doughty Street Chambers human rights lawyers association

Speaker:  Professor Colin Harvey, Head of the Law School, Queen’s University Belfast and Northern Ireland Human Rights Commissioner 2005-2011

Discussant:  Jonathan Cooper, HRLA Chair

This seminar is an opportunity to engage with the Commission on a Bill of Rights’ consultation process: Do We Need a UK Bill of Rights? The deadline for responses is 11 November 2011. For more details about the Commission’s Discussion Paper, please go to: http://www.justice.gov.uk/downloads/about/cbr/cbr-discussion-paper.pdf

Date & Time

Wednesday 2nd November 2011 6pm – 7.30pm Light refreshments will be provided on conclusion, sponsored by the BPP Human Rights Unit


BPP Law Centre, 68-70 Red Lion Street, London WC1R 4NY

CPD accreditation

1.5CPD (applied for)

The event is free and open to all. To reserve a place please email administrator@hrla.org.uk