Time To Disestablish The Church Of England? - the video

3 Nov 2021

Our third Liberal Democrat Federal Conference virtual event, held on 20th March 2021.

Is It Time To Disestablish The Church Of England?

Why does the Church of England still have a privileged role in British politics, with reserved seats in the Lords for its bishops?

How entangled are the British church and state, and how can we disentangle them?


  • Simon Barrow (Co-Director, Ekklesia Christian think tank)
  • Baroness Lorely Burt (HSLD Co-President)
  • Cordelia Tucker O'Sullivan (lead author, "Time for Reflection" report on religion or belief in government)

Chaired by Alistair Carmichael MP (Liberal Democrat spokesperson, Constitutional Reform).

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