Past Events Archive

  • Europe and the people: Examining the EU’s democratic legitimacy (26 October 2016)

    In the wake of the British vote to leave the EU, this conference will examine concerns across Europe around the democratic legitimacy of EU institutions and the European project as a whole. It will look at how the debate about EU democratic legitimacy across member […]

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  • Federalism and Progressive Politics (23 October 2015)

    Organised by the Federal Trust and the Global Policy Institute 23rd October 2015 12 pm – 2 pm (Sandwich lunch at 12 pm, talk to start at 12.30 pm) London Metropolitan University 84 Moorgate London EC2M 6SQ Is federalism a politically neutral constitutional system? Or […]

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  • Faith, Belief and Fundamentalism (19 October 2015)

      The 37th Corbishley Lecture will be delivered by Lord John Alderdice  on “Faith, Belief and Fundamentalism” on Monday 19 October 2015 will be in the basement Conference Hall of Mary Sumner House, 24 Tufton Street, Westminster, London SW1P 3RB  (around the back from Europe House in Smith Square). […]

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  • Can Britain stay in the European Union? (24 September 2015)

    The referendum on British membership of the EU is coming closer, but the EU itself appears to be drifting further away.  Whether looking at policies for the European economy, or the fate of the hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees, or the future of European […]

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  • Memorial Service for John Pinder OBE (25 April 2015)

    A Memorial Service will be held in honour of John Pinder, who sadly passed away on 7 March, on Saturday 25 April 2015 at 2.30pm. The service will take place at St Barnabas Church, St Barnabas Street, London, SW1W 8PF. We hope that many of […]

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  • The British Constitution after the General Election (8 April 2015)

    The British Constitution after the General Election (8 April 2015)

    Joint event with the Federal Trust The referendum result in Scotland last September clearly has not settled anything. The future of Scotland in the Union remains in doubt, thanks to the last-minute promises made of UK constitutional reform and a surge in support for the […]

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  • Federal Union Annual General Meeting (24 November 2014)

    This year’s AGM will be held as part of an extended committee meeting, at 5.15 pm on Monday 24 November.  Venue: 84 Moorgate, London EC2M 6SQ. If you hope to attend, please e-mail info@federalunion.org.uk The meeting will review relevant political developments in the past year, of which there have been […]

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  • Our Broken Kingdom (4 November 2014)

    John Campbell Lecture, jointly organised by Republic and Federal Union Tuesday 4 November 2014 18.00 for 18:30, until 21:00 Mary Sumner House 24 Tufton Street London SW1P 3RB   In the wake of the Scottish referendum, Professor Stephen Haseler argues for a federal constitutional settlement. […]

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  • The United Kingdom: All Change after the Scottish Referendum? (21 October 2014)

    17.00 for 17.30  until 19.00, followed by a reception Room MG1-02 London Metropolitan University 84 Moorgate London EC2M 6SQ Map “The Vow” to devolve more powers to Scotland, made by the leaders of the three main political parties in Westminster at the end of the […]

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  • Reflating the Eurozone: The Case for Eurobonds (16 October 2014)

    Jointly organised by the Global Policy Institute (GPI) and the Federal Trust 16 October 2014 18:00 – 20:00, followed by reception Lecture Theatre, Room MG3-15 (3rd floor), Guildhall Faculty of Business and Law, London Metropolitan University, 84 Moorgate London EC2M 6SQ Stuart Holland argued as […]

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