A short video of the day's events can be viewed here
The Sandys Lecture has been started by Civic Voice as a way to recognise the outstanding contribution made by Lord Duncan Sandys to the civic society movement.
The first lecture was delivered by Laura Sandys, daughter of Lord Duncan Sandys, on the theme of "Power to the People".
You can watch the inaugural Sandys Lecture here
Following the lecture Grif Rhys Jones and Laura Sandys launched "A Brief History of the Civic Society Movement", a 36 page publication that tells the story of our remarkable movement.
Copies of the publication are available to purchase for £5 plus postage and package here
What is a Civic Society? Civic Voice has produced a 3 minute video that seeks to answer that question watch the video here