A night of celebration in the presence of Lord and Lady Balfour at a central Manchester location starting at 7.15pm to mark the centenary of the Balfour Declaration & recognise Manchester's unique role in its signing.
Balfour Centenary Lecture in London on 1st November 2017
Tickets for the Balfour Centenary lecture, presented by renowned historian Simon Schama, on 1st November in London are now on sale via the Balfour 100 website.
You can purchase tickets (priced at £10) through this link:
This historic lecture will delve in to the details and background that led to the signing of the iconic Balfour Declaration- the 67 words that led to the creation of the State of Israel.
A ticket to this event will include a light reception, followed by the lecture. The event will be held at a Central London location, and will be chaired by Lord Rothschild. Tickets to the Balfour Centenary Lecture are limited, and are sold on a first come, first serve basis.
This lecture is sponsored by Balfour 100, the official tribute of the British Jewish Community, marking 100 years since the Declaration.
Watch now - videos of key speeches from the Balfour Declaration Centenary Activist Conference
If you were not able to make it to the recent conference about the Balfour Declaration and would like to see videos of some of the key speeches. Here they are:
- Ambassador Mark Regev - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nEzFwPJj7Wk
- Yossi Kuperwasser (former chief of the research division in IDF Military Intelligence, and former director general of the Ministry of Strategic Affairs) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4I8SFOFjdic&t=12s
- Lord Turnberg (StandWithUs UK and author of “Beyond the Balfour Declaration The 100-Year Quest for Israeli–Palestinian Peace”) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uxmt8LCWE2E&t=146s
- Gillian Merron (CEO, Board of Deputies of British Jews) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MOr8dO4b8_Q
- Dr Toby Greene (Senior Research Associate for BICOM and an Israel Institute Post-Doctoral Fellow) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zq40KWq-baw