27 Sep 2019

Black History Month Event: The Impact of Black Britons – An evening with Reggie Yates

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The Hogan Lovells Multicultural Network and NOTICED are delighted to invite you to an evening event with Reggie Yates in celebration of Black History Month.  This event will focus on the historical and present day impact black Britons have made in the UK and abroad, as well as their current influences and contributions to society.

It will take place on Monday 7 October 2019 from 6.00 pm to 9.00 pm, at Hogan Lovells’ Atlantic House office.

If you wish to attend, please RSVP by e-mailing committee@NOTICED.org.uk no later than 1 October 2019.  Please be advised that there is limited availability, and so seats will be reserved on a first come, first served basis.

About NOTICED

NOTICED is the UK’s first inter-firm diversity network aimed at promoting networking opportunities to integrate, celebrate and educate on diversity across the legal sector.

About our speaker and guest

Reggie Yates’ career has seen him move from CBBC and Radio 1 to become an RTS award-winning investigative documentary maker.

In the last 5 years, Reggie has become synonymous with critically acclaimed documentaries and his awards include Best Presenter for the critically acclaimed Extreme Russia at the Royal Television Society Awards. Extreme Russia also won Best Factual Programme at the Edinburgh TV Festival and Best Multi-channel Programme at the Broadcast Awards.

Reggie is also a talented writer for film. His first short film Patriarch was aired on Channel 4 as part of their Random Acts season and another of his films, Shelter, aired on BBC iPlayer in September 2017.  His second short film, DATE NIGHT, starring Daniel Kaluuya and Tony Way, won best UK Short at the London Independent Film Festival.

Reggie is at an extremely exciting point in his career. He has had three drama scripts commissioned this year with the BBC and has nine documentary films due to air over the next year which are set in places all over the world including the UK, Nigeria and the US.

Date: Monday 7 October 2019

Venue: Hogan Lovells, Atlantic House, 50 Holborn Viaduct, London EC1A 2FG

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

NOTICED contacts: Ramesh Pani  ramesh.pani@ashurst.com and Nic Patmorenic.patmore@hsf.com

 Kindly RSVP by 1 October 2019 at committee@NOTICED.org.uk

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