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5th Newcastle Jubilee Development Lecture

5th Newcastle Jubilee Development Lecture

sponsored by Newcastle University, the Diocese of Newcastle and Jubilee Debt Campaign UK

Saturday 8th Sept, 4.30-5.30pm, Church of St Thomas the Martyr, Haymarket, Newcastle upon Tyne

“The Injustice and Misery of Debt, at Home and Abroad – A Call to Action”

* Chair, Dame Vera Baird, Police & Crime Commissioner, Northumbria Police;

* Keynote Address by Dr John Sentamu, Archbishop of York;

* And contribution by Sarah-Jane Clifton, Director of Jubilee Debt Campaign UK.

Followed, at 6.00-6.30pm, after an interval for light refreshments:

Service of Blessing for the Great North Run

A service of Christian worship at which those of all faiths and none will be warmly welcome;

Led by Revd Bryan Vernon, Honorary Chaplain at Newcastle University; Preacher, Dr John Sentamu, Archbishop of York;

Sponsored by Newcastle University Chaplaincy and North East CALL TO ACTION

Special Guests:

Mrs Susan Winfield OBE, Lord-Lieutenant of Tyne & Wear; Cllr David Down, Lord Mayor of Newcastle upon Tyne, and his companion; Chi Onwurah, MP for Newcastle Central

Professor Nigel Harkness, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Newcastle University; Revd Dave Herbert, Moderator, Northern Synod, United Reformed Church; Dr Philip McGowan, Director, Institute for Sustainability, Newcastle University; Rt Revd Mark Tanner, Bishop of Berwick.

‘Guest Runners’: StopAIDS UK, Mike Podmore (Director); Jubilee Debt Campaign UK, Sarah-Jayne Clifton (Director), Matt Gardner, Tim Jones

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