devolution

15th February 2012
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15 Feb 2012
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Event:

Independence and Responsibility: the future of Scotland

Venue:
Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building (LSE)
Starts:
06:30pm
Ends:
08:00pm

British Government@LSE public lecture

Alex Salmond will set out his vision for Scotland's future, including the opportunities provided by independence, setting the context for the Scottish government's plans for a referendum.

Alex Salmond is the first minister of Scotland. He was born in Linlithgow in 1954. He attended Linlithgow Academy before studying at St Andrews University, where he graduated with a joint honours MA in Economics and History. He became the first ever SNP First Minister of Scotland in May 2007 and won the Aberdeenshire East constituency at the May 2011 election, when the SNP won a majority of seats of in the Scottish Parliament. MSPs re-elected him unopposed for a second term as First Minister on May 18 2011.

Ticket Information

This event is free and open to all however a ticket is required. One ticket per person can be requested on Monday 6 February.

You can request your ticket online from Monday 6 February on the LSE website