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Treasurer's Lecture | Master Cressida Dick: The Challenges to Policing in Light of the Pandemic

Monday 5th of October 2020 18:00


Online via Zoom (joining link will be circulated via email)
This event is a Qualifying Session and is worth 1 point


Legal Knowledge, Justice and the Rule of Law


18:00 - 19:00
(Zoom Meeting ‘room’ will be open from 17:50)
Please ensure that you have joined before the event is due to start.

Introduction by Master Treasurer, The Rt Hon. Sir Brian Leveson. Followed by the lecture and Q&A

This event is expected to end at approximately 19:00

Online registration has ended for this event

Event Details

Master Cressida Dick, Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police Service in London will be delivering a lecture on the Challenges to Policing in Light of the Pandemic. 

This event is open to Middle Temple Members and their guests only. Attendance is free but booking is required.

Accessing the remote Event:

This remote event will take place using software called Zoom.  A link for the 'meeting room' will be sent by email between 12-24 hours before the scheduled start time.

It is preferable to join the event on a laptop, but if that’s not possible then use your phone/tablet. Download the app from


Student members: One guest maximum

Hall members and Benchers: Two guests maximum

Qualifying Session Details

Click here to see details of the QS Requirements and how to be credited with the QS for this session

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand the legal status of Covid guidelines and regulations and how they relate to the statutory role of the police
  • Understand the articulate the challenges of maintaining resilience at a time of uncertainty and extreme demand

Links to the Professional Statement, wider workings of the Bar, administration of justice or a public interest matter

Section 1.4

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Bookings and Cancellations

Where we have a waiting list we will be able to offer your ticket to someone else, so please do let us know if you are no longer planning to attend.

Students - to cancel a ticket please email

Hall members and Benchers - to cancel a ticket please email 

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Data Protection & Photography

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All personal data that the Inn stores and processes is held in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018 and the Inn’s Data Protection Policy. You can ask the Inn to stop using your images at any time, or request to see the personal data that the Inn holds on you. For more information please visit the Data Protection page

Times and details for this event are subject to change. Please check this webpage for the most up to date information.