The Careers and Outreach Department welcomed Baroness Lynda Chalker as part of the Heathfield speaker programme. Heathfield students and students from Eton College asked multiple questions and really enjoyed the session.
Baroness Chalker was UK Minister of State at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, holding responsibility for Africa and the Commonwealth and then also for Overseas Development. She has been a member of the Lower and Upper Houses of the UK Parliament for over forty years. She was first elected in 1974 as MP for Wallasey and was made a Life Peer in 1992.