The Rt Hon Sir John Major KG CH, gave the 7th Sir Michael Quinlan lecture on the topic of 'Comprise or Confrontation.'
The thirty-first event of The Strand Group took place on Wednesday the 12th of September. Royal Bank of Scotland chairman, Sir Howard Davies discussed: 'Royal Bank of Scotland & The Financial Crisis : Ten Years On'
The thirtieth event of King’s College London’s Strand Group took place at King’s College London on Monday 25th June.
The twenty-ninth event of King’s College London’s Strand Group took place at Bush House on Wednesday 16th May.
The twenty-eighth event of King’s College London’s Strand Group took place in the Ministry of Defence on the 17th of April.
Stephen Lovegrove, Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Defence, addressed the 27th meeting of King’s College London’s Strand Group on Tuesday 20th March 2018
Sir Dave Ramsden, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England and King's Visiting Professor, gave a lecture entitled ‘Monetary Policy from End to End: Define, Decide, Deliver’, marking the 25th event of the Strand Group. The event was held at Bush House, King’s College London
On 2 May, the Strand Group hosted a half-day conference to mark the 20th anniversary of the New Labour government’s decision to give the Bank of England operational independence in 1997
Professor Sir Lawrence Freedman and Lord Hennessy of Nympsfield spoke at the twenty-first meeting of the Strand Group at the British Academy. The topic of the meeting was 'Historical Research and Political Accountability: Trident, the Falklands and Iraq'
To launch Ian Beesley's book, 'The Official History of the Cabinet Secretaries', the current Cabinet Secretary, Sir Jeremy Heywood was joined by four of his predecessors, Lord Wilson, Lord Turnbull, Lord Armstrong and Lord Butler.