Presidential Election Hustings


Evening hustings event

Timings 6:30pm - 9pm
Location 21 Prescot Street, E1 8BB, London, UK
Standard booking fee£5
Presidential Election Hustings

Event Information

Members are invited to attend the College’s first ever Presidential Hustings event at the College’s headquarters, at 21 Prescot Street, central London.

The person who wins the election to become the 17th President of the College will be the leader of the profession and represent psychiatrists within government, the media and other specialties.

Put the candidates through their paces at the hustings event, by quizzing them on the issues that matter to you.

Each candidate will give an opening and closing speech, which will be followed by a Q&A session. Professor Wendy Burn will be chairing the event.

The hustings event will start at 6:30pm and finish at 8pm. Refreshments will be served from 8 to 9pm.

This event is open to Members and patients and carers who currently work with the College. Members can book using the link above, patients and carers please call 020 3701 2566 to complete your booking.

The hustings event will be filmed and uploaded to the College website the following day.

The event will take place at the Royal College of Psychiatrists, 21 Prescot Street, London E1 8BB. Take a look at a map and directions to help plan your journey.

The Citymapper website/app can help you plan your route within London, giving the best walking, cycling, bus and tube routes available. Use postcode E1 8BB as your destination.

Please note that you will need to make your own accommodation arrangements for this event. View our accommodation list to view a range of accommodation options within walking distance of the college.

For further information, please contact:


Contact number: 020 8618 4098

Event Location

Location: 21 Prescot Street, E1 8BB, London