BBC’s Question Time tackles Paris events at Regent’s

Regent’s University London hosted the latest edition of Question Time, the BBC's flagship political debate programme, at its main Campus on Thursday 19 November 2015.

Chaired by the BBC’s David Dimbleby, a panel of experts analysed and debated the recent terror attacks in Paris.

The discussion featured Former Le Monde editor Natalie Nougayrede, Evening Standard owner Evgeny Lebedev, Shadow Home Secretary Andy Burnham, Business Secretary Anna Soubry, Former Daily Telegraph editor Sir Max Hastings, and Al Jazeera presenter Mehdi Hasan.

This was the second Question Time that has been broadcast from the University, the first being in 2012.

Professor Aldwyn Cooper, Vice Chancellor of Regent’s University London, commented:

“We were pleased to once again welcome Question Time. Universities have an important role in promoting and facilitating debate, dialogue and understanding around important national and international issues.”