Spectator business editor announced Patron of York Union

Martin Vander Weyer, Business Editor of The Spectator, is to join the York Union as Patron.

Vander Weyer will take on the advisory role to help students attract the biggest names to York to speak and debate. He said:

“I am delighted to be associated with The York Union as a Patron, and have been thrilled to watch its development over the past couple of years. Lively public debate and discussion is essential to civilised society — and done well it is also great entertainment. The York Union does it very well indeed.”