An Audience with Sam Gyimah MP

OG46 (Old Sessions House Building), Canterbury Campus, North Holmes Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1QU
General, Staff
Thursday 8 March 2018 (18:00-19:30)


Canterbury Christ Church University will be hosting An Audience with Sam Gyimah MP, the new Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation, and Conservative MP.

About the event

The question and answer event is free and open to the public. Attendees should also come ready with answers of their own as the Minister will be directing questions to the audience as well. It takes place in the Michael Berry Lecture Theatre in Old Sessions House, Longport, from 6pm to 7.30pm. You are also invited to a reception in Old Sessions House before the event, from 5.15 – 6pm. 

Please note tickets are free and seating will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. 

Book - Limited amount of tickets still available

If you booked tickets for the postponed event March 1, they will still be valid for the new date. If you cannot attend please do let us know at so we can free up your ticket for others.


Sam will be answering your questions on the night. Tweet yours ahead of his visit using  @canterburyccuni and  #SamOnCampus

Follow the event on Twitter.

Live stream

The event will be live streamed via the University website for those who can't attend on the night. 

Watch live

If you wish to attend, but do not want to participate in the live stream, please email us on

About Sam Gyimah MP

Sam Gyimah is Conservative MP for Surrey East. He has wide government experience, having previously been the Minister for Prisons and Probation, the Minister for Childcare, the Minister for the Constitution, a Government Whip, and Parliamentary Private Secretary to former Prime Minister David Cameron.

He was appointed new Universities Minister on 9 January 2018.



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