Premier Attends Meetings & Forum In UK

November 1, 2016

Today’s Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council meetings were busy ones as the sessions formally kicked off in London earlier today [Nov. 1].

This morning the Premier, Michael Dunkley participated in a Parliamentary meeting between OT Leaders and Nick Hurd , Minister of State for Climate Change and Industry.

A meeting with the Foreign Affairs Select Committee to discuss matters of significance to the Territories also took place earlier today. This meeting was chaired by FAC Chairman Crispin Blunt.

The Premier hosted a networking forum for Bermudians living, working and studying in the UK at the Government of Bermuda’s London Office on Monday evening. Photo by Jessica Dismont photography.

Premier OT Meetings

The afternoon sessions included a JMC meeting on OT pension matters that was chaired by Richard Harrington MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Pensions, and a session on health chaired by Lord Prior of Brampton, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Health.

Premier Dunkley also held a bilateral with Baroness Anelay, Minister for the Overseas Territories today. This evening Baroness Anelay will host a formal dinner for Leaders of the Overseas Territories.

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  1. Terry says:

    More money.

    • High Road says:

      All of the people in the picture look very happy to be there, money well spent.

      • I see a few that dont look too happy.

      • Demus says:

        The swizzle was strong that’s why I was smiling. It was an excellent networking event, and was attended by students and working professionals. I’ve made some new connections and caught up with old friends.

  2. Peggy Burns says:

    I hear someone gave Michael Dunkley a right royal tongue lashing. Where can I find that lengthy piece?