Skip to main content

Sir John Major gives One People Oration

Monday, 13th November 2017

Sir John Major gives One People Oration

Sir John Major gave the annual One People Oration at Westminster Abbey on Monday 6th November.

Speaking on the theme The Responsibilities of Democracy, the former Prime Minister set out his prescription for an effective form of democratic government, and urged politicians to speak to the public more honestly about the challenges facing the UK.

Video

Watch the lecture on YouTube

Audio

Listen online or download the lecture as a podcast

Transcript

Read a transcript of the lecture

One People Oration 2017 - The Responsibilities of Democracy (PDF, 223KB)

Related News

Westminster Abbey Honours P G Wodehouse

Westminster Abbey Honours P G Wodehouse

Friday, 20th September 2019

Westminster Abbey marks Battle of Britain anniversary

Westminster Abbey marks Battle of Britain anniversary

Monday, 16th September 2019

Abbey announces plans to transform visitor welcome

Abbey announces plans to transform visitor welcome

Thursday, 12th September 2019

There really isn’t a more spectacular building to work on. It’s been one of the most gratifying and rewarding experiences of my life.

spacer

Kevin - Galleries Project Manager

Twitter logo Tweet this