Kickstarting the first of a series of events in Lincolnshire, join us in Holbeach, as we explore the options available to the country and how they will affect us all.

Entry is FREE, so come and join in the dialogue. Just let us know you are coming by clicking through to the European Movement Lincolnshire and we will reserve you a seat.

With Edward Bickham – Vice Chair, Conservative Group for Europe

Doors open at 7.00pm for 7.30pm start.

All are welcome.

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20 April, 2018 at 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Holbeach WI Hall Park Road Holbeach, Lincs PE12 7EE United Kingdom Google map and directions
 Contact: Alan Meekings – alan@meekings.com
Edward Bickham is a consultant working primarily around license to operate issues in the international oil, gas and mining industries. He is a Senior Adviser to Critical Resource Ltd, and a Strategic Adviser to the International Council on Mining and Metals. From 2000 to 2009 he was Executive Vice President, External Relations for international mining group, Anglo American plc. He was Chairman of the CBI International Investment Panel (2007-9) and served at Board level of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (2006-13). In 2014 he became Chairman of the Institute of Business Ethics. His political involvement includes period as Special Adviser to the Foreign Secretary (1990-93) a period that included the negotiation of the Maastricht Treaty; to the Home Secretary (1985-88) and to the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland (1983-85). He was European Desk Officer at the Conservative Research Department (1980-83). He received the Robert Schuman Silver medal for services to European unity in 1983. He is currently Vice Chair of the Conservative Group for Europe.