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Latest #Media – Why isn’t decent food a basic right for everyone?

Latest #BigTable podcast – Philip talks to Peter Egan about Veganism

Latest Guest podcast with Philip – Balancing Biodiversity with Agricultural Development

Latest #BigTable blog – What have penguins got to do with factory farming?


Dame Joanna Lumley shared the stage with Philip on Saturday 2nd April, to deliver the 2022 Peter Roberts Memorial Lecture. She delivered an outstanding lecture on ‘The True Meaning of Compassion’. If you missed it, please use this link to view a film recording


Philip was a former United Nations Food Systems Summit Champion in 2021. For more information on the Summit and related activity please use this link


Chris Packham CBE, delivered the Peter Roberts Memorial Lecture at The Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford on Sunday 7th November 2021. If you missed the lecture, please do watch it here.


Whilst Covid-19 has changed some speaker dates, Philip is still making some personal appearances and actively speaking at online events.

All new dates for 2022 will appear here, thank you 


  • 9th June: RSPCA Book of Essays (online)
  • 15th June: Good Farm Animal Welfare Awards
  • 7th-10th August: Oxford Animal Ethics Summer School
  • 15th Sept: The European Vegan Summit (online)
  • 16th Sept: ‘Sixty Harvests Left’ Book event, Oxford Literary Festival
  • 25th Sept: North Cornwall Book Festival