The crusading lawyer who uncovered the shocking true extent of the News International phone hacking scandal, Mark Lewis, will speak at the Mandrake on Tuesday 12th February 2013: read more here http://www.mandrakelondon.com/coming-up/.

Erstwhile January guest speaker Dame Ellen MacArthur has been forced to cancel her January 8th talk at the Mandrake after being ordered to bed for a week by her doctors. We wish her a speedy recovery and will re-schedule for later in the year, when she’s back to fighting fitness.