5 speakers 15 minutes each
Mon 9th Sep 2019
PERIOD: Emma Barnett
Allbright Club, Rathbone Place
Claire Cohen is an editor and columnist on the Telegraph. She heads up the Telegraph Women channel and is Associate Features Editor on the newspaper. Claire is a commentator for the BBC, Sky News and LBC, as well as an experienced public speaker and panel host. She writes a weekly newsletter for the Telegraph - The 51 Per Cent - filled with opinion and insight into the talking points of the moment. Sign up at: telegraph.co.uk/51percent Twitter: @clairecohen
Emma Barnett is an award-winning broadcaster and journalist. By day, she presents The Emma Barnett Show on BBC Radio 5 Live in which she interviews key figures shaping our times, from the Prime Minister to those who would very much like to be. By night, she presents the BBC’s flagship current affairs programme, Newsnight, on BBC Two and hosts Late Night Woman’s Hour on BBC Radio 4. Emma was named Radio Broadcaster of the Year by the Broadcasting Press Guild for her agenda-setting interviews. Previously, she was the Women’s Editor at The Telegraph. She now writes a weekly agony aunt column, ‘Tough Love’ in the Sunday Times Magazine and is a proud patron of Smart Works. Period is her first book.