In brief: Holborn Law Soc lecture tackles racism

The annual Holborn Law Society lecture will be exploring the relationship between racism and the law. Guest speaker is Christopher Boothman, legal director of the Commission for Racial Equality, and the debate will ask: is new legislation needed for crime with a racist element? The lecture will be held at the Mary Ward Centre at 6.15 on 3 April. Tickets are available from the Holborn Law Society through Andrew Shaw on 0171 837 5455, or from the Mary Ward Legal Centre on 0171 831 7079.