Heather Brooke on Freedom of Information | Monday 28 November

Tuesday, 25 October 2011 11:36 PAG
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Heather BrookeHeather Brooke: The freedom of information campaigner who took on the House of Commons and won!

Our next public meeting will be at 7:30 on Monday 28th November at the Manx Legion in Market Street and will feature Heather Brooke as speaker.

Heather is an investigative journalist and freedom of information campaigner who is best known for her role in exposing the 2009 UK parliamentary expenses scandal. She spent five years badgering away on this before the Telegraph picked up the story. She has more recently worked with the Guardian on the wikileaks issue.

She is a visiting professor at City University's Department of Journalism in London and the author of Your Right to Know (2006), The Silent State (2010), and The Revolution Will Be Digitised (2011).

We are sure that there will be quite a demand for seats so please do arrive early. If members require a reserved seat please contact us.

All are welcome, as always entrance is free.