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BHA: The Marriage Debate - ‘This house would legalise same-sex marriage in England and Wales'

The Marriage Debate - ‘This house would legalise same-sex marriage in England and Wales’

Venue Emmanuel Centre, Westminster, 9-23 Marsham Street, London SW1P 3DW (tube: St James’ Park) Starting at / on 29th May 2012

Start time 6.15-7.45pm

Two weeks before the Government’s consultation on same-sex marriage draws to a close, Andrew Copson, Chief Executive of the British Humanist Association is participating in a debate hosted by Catholic Voices on the motion, ‘This House Would Legalise Same-Sex Marriage’.

(Format: speeches plus ‘Question Time’ Q&A)


Chair: Roger Bolton, broadcaster


Andrew Copson, Chief Executive, BHA

Prof. Tina Beattie, University of Roehampton

Rabbi Dr Jonathan Romain, Maidenhead Synagogue


Dr Austen Ivereigh, Coordinator, Catholic Voices

Brendan O’Neill, Editor, Spiked Online

Richard Waghorne, Writer, commentator


Places are limited, and should be reserved in advance by emailing cindy@humanism.org.uk (put ’debate’ in subject line and state number of tickets and names.) Cost: £5, payable on door.

More details can be found on the Catholic Voices website.

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