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Treasurer’s Lecture – The Rt Hon Sir John Major KG CH – The State We’re In

10 Nov 2020

On Monday 9 November 2020 Master John Major, the most senior former British Prime Minister and an Honorary Bencher of Middle Temple, delivered a thought-provoking lecture entitled The State We're In as part of the 2020 series of Treasurer's Lectures.

The lecture has found in coverage in several major news outlets and has generated significant discussion online, inlcuding:

"John Major talks wall-to-wall common sense"

"listening to Sir John Major was like balm being poured over an open wound. Simple, sensible, direct....a voice of measured common sense"

Members can watch the lecture and read the transcript of his speech here.