Speeches

Pride in London - 2016

Lord Black, Executive Director, Telegraph Media Group gave a speech to  the Pride in London Gala Dinner, 2016. He said, that in relation to LGBT+ equality, that 'so much has been done, but there's so much more to do'. 

Commonwealth must act on media freedoms

The Commonwealth was told it must act to protect media freeoms during a speech by Lord Black of Brentwood, Chairman of the Commonwealth Press Union Media Trust, at the Commonwealth Journalists’ Association Conference on “The Future of Journalism in the Digital Age”, London, 11th April 2016.

Leveson: A toxic legacy

Lord Black spoke at the launch event of ‘Leveson’s Illiberal Legacy’.

Twentieth Anniversary of Asian Affairs

Lord Black deleivered a speech to mark the twentieth anniversary of Asian Affairs magazine and the fifth anniversary of the Democracy Forum.

EU: Pressures on papers

Lord Black of Brentwood, executive director of the Telegraph Media Group, has told MEPs of the myriad threats to press freedom in Europe and the damage they cause to democracy.    

Cats Protection speech

I am delighted to have been able to host this terrific reception to celebrate the vital work of Cats Protection and the extraordinary commitment and dedication of those who work for it in both a professional and voluntary capacity. Charities such as this are truly part of the fabric of a civilised society. I'd like to pay tribute to everyone here tonight - each of you part of the tapestry that makes Cats Protection work - for everything you do.