Sir Peter Bazalgette – Great-great-grandson of Victorian civil engineer Sir Joseph Bazalgette, will talk about his ancestor’s achievements, and share images and objects with the audience, followed by a Q&A session. Chair of the Arts Council England, Sir Peter Bazalgette is a British television producer who helped to create the independent TV production sector in the United Kingdom, and went on to be the leading creative figure in the global TV company Endemol, producing hit television shows such as Big Brother.
Monday 23 June at 18.30 – 19.30
Edmond J Safra Lecture Theatre, Strand Campus, London WC2R 2LS
Tickets: £3 (£2 students, King’s staff and alumni)
This event is part of the programme of events, talks and workshops accompanying Museum of Water at Somerset House.