Dates and times
Saturday 14 March 2020
1:15PM - 2:15PM
Unfortunately due to the constantly evolving coronavirus situation, Aye Write 2020 has been cancelled, and this event will no longer go ahead. We will contact ticket holders directly as soon as possible.
The ten years from 2010 have been devastating.
A decade of austerity and paralysis nurtured contempt for leaders, institutions and fellow citizens and fertilised the ground for a rebellious Brexit. It has been a decade characterised by national tragedies from Grenfell to Windrush, and food banks to the property crisis, culminating in the unexpected result of the general election in December.
In The Lost Decade, Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee and editor of Guardian's Public Leaders Network David Walker offer the definitive survey of this most tumultuous of periods in British history, and look to what lies ahead for us. This is the anatomy of a dark decade, bringing hope for better to come.