"We are absolutely delighted to welcome Chris Patten - one of the foremost players on the world's political stage and until 1992, the MP for Bath - back to familiar territory for a lunch to celebrate the publication of his new book, What Next?: Surviving the Twenty-first Century. Chris Patten's masterly analysis of the problems of our world will undoubtedly make a significant contribution to the great debates of our time. He is a wonderful speaker, and this is guaranteed to be a most stimulating and enjoyable event.
St. Swithins Church on The Paragon, 12.30 for 1pm. Tickets £15 with £15 off the book. Reception and lunch." (christiguc)