Lancing College is to host the well-known and popular Radio 4 programme Any Questions? on Friday 22 September. The programme will take place in Lancing Chapel where the audience will hear answers to political, economic, social and moral issues of the day from questions posed from the audience to a panel of four invited guests, chaired by the regular host Jonathan Dimbleby.
The audience will consist of members of the local community, local political parties, parents and also students from the College and other local schools. Guests will have the opportunity to submit questions to be put to the panel.
Entry will be by ticket only. Tickets are available to members of the local community by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Tickets will be restricted to two per family. The programme will be broadcast live at 8 pm, guests should arrive from 6.45 pm and take their seats by 7.15 pm for the BBC pre-programme warm up.
Commenting on the forthcoming event Dominic Oliver, Head Master said “It is a privilege for Lancing to host this well-known political programme in our beautiful Chapel. There has been a fine and lively tradition of debating in the College ever since our foundation and political study, debate and engagement are very much part of life at Lancing today. Pupils past and present will no doubt be delighted to hear that BBC Radio 4 and the panel are here at Lancing.”