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New Dawn? In Conversation with Polly Toynbee and David Walker
Fri 7 April 2017, 18:00 – 20:00 BST
What was the significance of Labour’s 1997 general election victory? Hear from the key players in their own words.
Join Steven Fielding, Professor of Political History at The University of Nottingham, for a series of conversations exploring this vital but controversial moment in Britain’s democratic history.
Polly Toynbee is a columnist for the Guardian and co-author with David Walker of The Verdict: Did Labour Change Britain? She was formerly BBC social affairs editor, and columnist and associate editor of the Independent.
Also hear from Peter Mandelson on Thurs 20 April and Jacqui Smith on Fri 28 April.
Part of our New Dawn? programme marking 20 years since the 1997 General Election.
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