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Cancellation of April and May Events

Dear Members, Given the recent updates on COVID-19 we have taken the decision to cancel our events in April and May. With the situation evolving and the official advice being to halt the spread of the virus through social distancing as far as practical, it seems that cancelling these events is the most sensible course

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Tony Hall – the role and relevance of the BBC

Dear Members, Thank you to all those of you who joined us on Wednesday for what was a memorable evening. The ballroom at The Berkeley was packed full creating a great buzz, Tony Hall gave a passionate and entertaining speech about the role and relevance of the BBC followed by a lively Q&A. But the

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Fever-Tree CEO and Co-founder – Tim Warrillow

Dear Members, Thank you to all of those who joined us last Wednesday at our temporary new home, The Berkeley for a brilliant evening with Fever-Tree CEO and Co-founder, Tim Warrillow. Tim’s story of the creation of Fever-Tree was fascinating and a masterclass in the craft of brand building. The Gin and Whisky Fever-tree cocktails

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The brilliant BBC singers started our evening getting us all in the festive spirit.

Dear Members, What a fabulous dinner last Wednesday! The brilliant BBC singers started our evening getting us all in the festive spirit. Then, as is tradition after Christmas dinner we settled in for a TV double bill with two current leading ladies from our weekend evenings, Claudia Winkleman and Ruth Wilson. With a hot toddy

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Christmas dinner at Claridge’s on 4 December – festive double bill

Dear Members, I am delighted to announce the programme for our Christmas dinner at Claridge’s on 4 December, when in true Christmas TV style we will have a festive double bill. The BBC singers will start our evening and get us all in the festive spirit. We’ll then be hearing from the super talented, two-time

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