Hustings in the City


The City Hindus Network and the City Sikhs Network present ‘Hustings in the City’, a panel debate on Friday, 26 May at The Chartered Insurance Institute, ahead of the forthcoming snap UK General Election 2017.

This event will include an interactive discussion between dynamic representatives from the main political parties, followed by a Q&A session at which guests will have the opportunity to probe the speakers on various current topics addressed in the party manifestos.



18.00 Delegate arrival and registration
18.30 Welcome and introductory addresses
19.00 Panel debate, incorporating audience Q&A
20.00 Summary and close
20.05 Networking and refreshments
21.00 End


  • Shailesh Vara – Conservative Party
  • Stephen Timms – Labour Party
  • Lindsay Northover – Liberal Democrat Party
  • David Kurten – UKIP

Event partners:

  • Faiths Forum for London
  • Association of Asian Women Lawyers
  • Emerald
  • Association of Muslim Lawyers
  • Hindu Lawyers Association
  • National Hindu Students’ Forum (UK)
  • Society of Asian Lawyers

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