The BEARR Trust Annual Lecture

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Please note, this lecture is free, and all are welcome. However, this is The BEARR Trust’s main fund-raising event of the year, and guests are invited to make an advance suggested donation of £25 per person. All proceeds will go towards BEARR’s work to support health and welfare and to strengthen civil society through our Small Grants Scheme. 

BEARR Trust Annual Lecture – 6 June 2019

“Russia and the ‘no rules’ world of President Putin”

Speaker: Bridget Kendall

This year’s Annual Lecture, kindly hosted once again by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), One Exchange Square, London EC2A 2JN, will be at 6pm on 6 June 2019.

Bridget Kendall specialised in Soviet and Russian affairs after graduating from Oxford, pursuing postgraduate studies at Oxford and Harvard.  She joined the BBC in 1983, serving as Moscow correspondent from 1989 to 1995, Washington correspondent from 1994 and diplomatic correspondent from 1998. In 2016 she was elected Master of Peterhouse Cambridge.  She continues to broadcast for the BBC as an external contributor.  She is also a Patron of The BEARR Trust.

The lecture will be followed by a reception, which will allow for further discussion and networking with others with an interest in the field. 

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Total donations: £740.00



£25.00 (+ £6.25 giftaid)

Iain Saville and Jo Merry


£50.00 (+ £12.50 giftaid)

Bob Stephenson


£25.00 (+ £6.25 giftaid)




Martin Owen


£25.00 (+ £6.25 giftaid)

Nick Brown


£50.00 (+ £12.50 giftaid)

Nicola Ramsden


£100.00 (+ £25.00 giftaid)

For annual lecture

Nat Moser



Dr Razia Sultanova



For BEARR Trust Annual Lecture by Bridget Kendall

Louise Vandyck


£25.00 (+ £6.25 giftaid)