Historical Events


6th December 2016

Eddie Jones, Head Coach, English Rugby

7th Nov 2016

Rt Hon David Miliband

3rd Nov 2016

Sir Lynton Crosby

5th Oct 2016

James Harding, Director of News BBC

7th Sept 2016

Ron Dennis CBE, CEO, McLaren

7th July 2016

Chris Kermode, Executive Chairman & President – ATP World Tour. Members Dinner.

1st June 2016

David Lewis, CEO, Tesco

4th May 2016

David Abraham, CEO, Channel 4

6th April 2016

Sir Michael Rake, BT

2nd March 2016

Greg Dyke – Chairman, The FA Group

3rd Feb 2016

Ross McEwan – CEO, RBS


2nd Dec 2015

Anastacia – interviewed by Kate Thornton

4th Dec 2015

Lloyd Embley, Group Editor-in-chief Trinity Mirror

7th Oct 2015

Paul Geddes – CEO Direct Line Group

9th September 2015

Sean Fitzpatrick and Lawrence Dallaglio interviewed by John Inverdale

1st July 2015

Duran Duran

3rd June 2015

His Eminence Cardinal Vincent Nichols Archbishop of Westminster

6th May 2015

Richard Scudamore

Chief Executive, Premier League

1st April 2015

Question Time Panel – General Election

4th March 2015

Alexandre Ricard

Chief Executive Officer, Pernod Ricard

4th February 2015

Peter Long

CEO, of  TUI

28th January 2015

Mary Portas


3rd December 2014

An Audience with Emeli Sande

hosted by Clare Balding

5th November 2014

Alexander Baldock

CEO, Shop Direct

8th October 2014

Charles March

(Earl of March and Kinrara) Chairman of the Goodwood Group

25th September 2014

Digital Innovation.

Kathryn Parsons, Decoded; Andrew Fisher, Shazam; Simon Fox, Trinity Mirror

10th September 2014

Question Time Panel

2nd July 2014

Baroness Patience Wheatcroft

4th June 2014

John Lovering

Chairman, ITIM and Maplin

20th May 2014

Members’ Only Lunch

At Shoreditch House with Neil Fox and Craig Logan

7th May 2014

John McFarlane OBE

Chairman, Aviva

2nd April 2014

Ronan Dunne

CEO, Telefónica UK (02)

5th March 2014

Edwina Dunn & Clive Humby

Founders, dunnhumby

5th February 2014

Sarah Sands, Editor

London Evening Standard


4th December 2013

Christmas Charity Dinner – Special Guest of Honour: Gareth Malone

6th November 2013

Stuart Fletcher, CEO, BUPA

2nd October 2013

Sir Andrew Witty, CEO, GlaxoSmithKline

4th September 2013

Dr Mike Lynch, Founder, Autonomy

3rd July 2013

The Ultimate MGGB Quiz Night

5th June 2013

Steven Moffat, Show Runner/Writer, Dr Who & Sherlock

30th April 2013

Alex Salmond, First Minister of Scotland. Leader of the Scottish National Party/h3>

3rd April 2013

Stephen Hester, CEO, RBS

6th March 2013

Heston Blumenthal, OBE

6th February 2013

Mark Price, MD, Waitrose


5th December 2012

Special Christmas Event

7th November 2012

Michelle Mone

CEO, Ultimo

3rd October 2012

Paul Polman

Chief Executive, Unilever

5th September 2012

David Abraham

Chief Executive, Channel Four

4th July 2012

Phil Bentley

Managing Director, British Gas

21st June 2012

Jeff Weiner

CEO, LinkedIn

6th June 2012

David Jones

CEO Havas & Founder, One Young World

18th May 2012

John Micklethwait

Editor in Chief, The Economist

1st May 2012

Liu Xiaoming

Chinese Ambassador to the United Kingdom

4th April 2012

David Kirchhoff

Global CEO & President, Weight Watchers

7th March 2012

Marc Bolland


16th February 2012

Members Only Event at the Tower of London

1st February 2012

Jo Malone MBE

Founder, Jo Malone & Julie Meyer, CEO, Ariadne Capital


5th December 2011

Maurice Levy

Chief Executive, Publicis Group

1st November 2011

Willie Walsh

Chief Executive, International Airlines Group

4th October 2011

Alan Rusbridger

Editor, The Guardian & Observer Newspapers

7th September 2011

Dido Harding

CEO, TalkTalk

6th July 2011

Carolyn McCall

Chief Executive, easyjet

1st June 2011

Members Only Dinner at the Olympic Park

4th May 2011

Richard Curtis CBE

Founder Comic Relief, Screenwriter, Producer, Director

6th April 2011

Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP

Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media & Sport

22nd March 2011

The Prince of Wales

Lunch reception with His Royal Highness, Clarence House

2nd March 2011

Martha Lane Fox

UK Digital Champion. Co founder & Chair, Lucky Voice

2nd February 2011

Adam Crozier

Chief Executive, ITV plc

Wednesday 1st December 2010


Theo Paphitis

Chairman Ryman, Dragons Den Investor

Wednesday 3rd November 2010

John Varley

Group Chief Executive, Barclays

Thursday 28th October 2010

Irene Rosenfeld

Chairman & CEO, Kraft

Wednesday 6th October 2010

Justine Roberts

Managing Director, Co-Founder Mumsnet

Wednesday 8th September 2010

Al Gore

Former Vice President, Co-Founder Current TV

Wednesday 7th July 2010

Helen Alexander

President, CBI

Wednesday 2nd June 2010

Andrew Robertson

President, BBDO

Wednesday 5th May 2010

Benedict Brogan

Deputy Editor, The Daily Telegraph

Wednesday 14th April 2010

Members only. A Night at The Museum.

The British Museum with Director, Neil MacGregor

Wednesday 3rd March 2010

Robert Peston

Business Editor, BBC

Wednesday 3rd February 2010


Ian Livingston


Wednesday 2nd December 2009

Jeremy Darroch


Wednesday 4th November 2009

Andy Bond

CEO, Asda

Wednesday 7th October 2009

Lord Myners

Financial Services Secretary

Wednesday 2nd September 2009

Josh Silverman

President, Skype

Wednesday 1st July 2009

Paul Walsh

CEO, Diageo

Wednesday 3rd June 2009

Charlie Mayfield

Chairman, John Lewis

Wednesday 6th May 2009

David Miliband

Foreign Secretary

Wednesday 1st April 2009

Charles Dunstone

CEO, Carphone Warehouse

Wednesday 4th March 2009

Diamond Celebrations

Wednesday 4th February 2009


Rt Hon Lord Mandelson

Secretary of State Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform

Wednesday 3rd December 2008

James Harding

Editor, The Times

Tuesday 4th November 2008

Nadhim Zahawi

CEO, YouGov

Wednesday 1st October 2008

Alastair Campbell

Wednesday 3rd September 2008

Brent Hoberman

Executive Chairman, MyDeco.com

Wednesday 2nd July 2008

Damon Buffini

Chairman, Permira

Monday 2nd June 2008

Lord Coe

Chairman, London 2012

Wednesday 7th May 2008

Justin King

CEO, J Sainsbury

Wednesday 2nd April 2008

Sir Nigel Rudd

Chairman, Alliance Boots plc

Wednesday 5th March 2008

Stuart Rose

CEO, Marks & Spencer

Tuesday 5th February 2008


Joanna Shields

International President, Bebo

Wednesday 5th December 2007

Michael Grade

Executive Chairman, ITV

Wednesday 7th November 2007

Liam Strong

Wednesday 3rd October 2007

Peter Bazalgette

Chairman, Endemol

Wednesday 5th September 2007

Richard Desmond

Executive Group Chairman, Northern & Shell

Wednesday 5th September 2007

Peter Erskine

Chairman & CEO, O2

Wednesday 4th July 2007

Members Only Tour & Dinner

Wednesday 6th June 2007

Syl Bailey

CEO, Trinity Mirror Group

Wednesday 4th April 2007

Christopher Rodrigues

Chairman, Visit Britain

Wednesday 7th March 2007

Sir Martin Sorrell

WPP Group with Emily Bell, Guardian News & Media

Tuesday 6th February 2007


George Osborne MP

Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer

Wednesday 6th December 2006

Roger Parry

Media Entrepreneur

Wednesday 1st November 2006

Andrew Neil

Publisher & Broadcaster

Wednesday 4th October 2006

Niall Fitzgerald

Chairman, Reuters

Wednesday 12th July 2006

Members Only Dinner

Home House, Portman Square

Wednesday 7th June 2006

Sir Christopher Meyer

Chairman, Press Complaints Commission

Wednesday 3rd May 2006

Arun Sarin

CEO, Vodafone

Wednesday 5th April 2006

Nikesh Arora

Vice President European Operations, Google UK Ltd

Wednesday 1st March 2006

Sir David Arculus

Chairman O2/President Elect CBI

Wednesday 1st February 2006


Cardinal Cormac Murphy O’Connor

Archbishop of Westminster

Wednesday 7th December 2005

David Levin

CEO, United Business Media

Tuesday 1st November 2005

Ben Verwaayen


Wednesday 5th October 2005

David Magliano

Director of marketing, London 2012

Tuesday 5th July 2005

Members Only Dinner

Leighton House Museum, Holland Park

Wednesday 8th June 2005

Tim Mason

Marketing Director, Tesco

Wednesday 4th May 2005

Martin Newland

Editor, The Daily Telegraph

Wednesday 6th April 2005

Panel Discussion

Wednesday 2nd March 2005

Luke Johnson

Chairman, Channel 4

Wednesday 2nd February 2005


The RT Hon Alan Milburn

Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster

Wednesday 8th December 2004

Tim Parker


Tuesday 2nd November 2004

Robert Thomson

Editor, The Times

Wednesday 6th October 2004

Selios Haji-Ioannou

Chairman & CEO, Easy Group

Wednesday 8th September 2004

James Murdoch

Chief Executive, BSkyB

Wednesday 7th July 2004

Members Only Dinner: Reception: Ofcom. Dinner: The Globe

Thursday 10th June 2004

Martin Glenn

President of PepsiCO UK

Monday 10th May 2004

Kevin Spacey

Actor & Artistic Director, Old VIC Theatre Company

Wednesday 7th April 2004

RT Hon Gordon Brown

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Wednesday 3rd March 2004

Luqman Arnold

Chief Executive, Abbey

Tuesday 3rd February 2004

Barbara Cassani

Chairman, London 2012 LTD

Wednesday 7th January 2004


Michael Howard MP

Leader of the conservative party

Wednesday 3rd December 2003

Bill Cullen

Chairman, Renault Ireland

Wednesday 5th November 2003


This house believes that, in business, the Channel should be wider than the Atlantic

Wednesday 8th October 2003

Dean Laura Tyson

Dean of London Business School

Wednesday 10th September 2003

Ian Davis

Managing Director, McKinsey Worldwide

Wednesday 9th July 2003

Members Only Dinner

Reception: Saatchi Gallery and Dinner: The Globe

Wednesday 4th June 2003

Digby Jones

Directory General, CBI

Wednesday 7th May 2003

Roger Holmes

Chief Executive, Marks & Spencer

Wednesday 9th April 2003

Iain Duncan Smith

Leader of the conservative party

Tuesday 4th March 2003

David Blunkett

Home secretary

Wednesday 8th January 2003


Ray Webster


Wednesday 4th December 2002

Nicholas Hytner

Director, The National Theatre

Wednesday 6th November 2002


This House believes globalisation is a force for good

Wednesday 2nd October 2002

Jim Hytner


Wednesday 4th September 2002

Andrew Gowers

Editor of The Financial Times

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