23rd October 2019
The Northumbria Club is delighted that the Rt Hon. The Lord Beith of Berwick upon Tweed PC has accepted our invitation to become a Vice President of the Club. Lord Beith was MP for Berwick upon Tweed for more than forty years before moving to the House of Lords in 2015. He holds honorary degrees from both Newcastle and Northumbria Universities. He is a long-time friend of the Northumbria Club and we look forward to welcoming him to future meetings.
Ralph Percy, 12th Duke of Northumberland.
Recent speakers the club have been fascinated to hear from include Vice Admiral Sir Neville Purvis KCB, Her Honour Judge Deborah Taylor, Sir Alan Beith (Now the Rt. Hon Lord Beith), the Very Reverend Nicholas Henshall, Dean of Chelmsford and Lord Shipley of Gosforth, OBE.
The Club's next meeting will be our Guest Night on the 4th March 2020 at 18:00 for 18:30 at the Army and Navy Club.. Our Speaker will be Sally O'Neill - Deputy Treasurer to the Queen.
Jane Percy, Duchess of Northumberland.
The Northumbria Club provides an opportunity for those with a Northumbrian background or interest in Northumbria to meet socially. Meetings are held at least four times a year at the National Liberal Club, 1 Whitehall Place, London, SW1A 2HE. Click here for membership costs and application.