After events in the last two years with Paul Dacre, David Dinsmore, Tony Gallagher, Lisa Markwell, Alan Rusbridger and Sarah Sands, the Independent’s Amol Rajan will be the latest national newspaper editor to speak at a London Press Club event.

The Press Club and the Media Society, generously supported by Gorkana, present a drinks reception with guest speaker Amol Rajan on October 7 at 6.30pm for 7pm. Appointed editor of The Independent in 2013 aged just 29, Rajan is also an Evening Standard columnist, London Live presenter and author of Twirlymen.

Independent editor Amol Rajan and embassy guests at a previous LPC event

Independent editor Amol Rajan and embassy guests at a previous LPC event

This represent a rare chance to hear him in conversation at the Independent offices in Kensington, also home to London Live, the Standard, Metro and the Mail titles. London Press Club members can reserve their spaces now by emailing info@londonpressclub.co.uk. Non-members can book a place for £15 via the Media Society.