The celebrated actor, writer and director joined us at the Memorial Service in Westminster Abbey and a formal reception in the Houses of Parliament hosted by Speaker of the House The Rt Hon. John Bercow MP. He has since sent us his message of support.
Simon is one of a number of high-profile public figures who act as our ambassadors. These include anti-racism campaigner The Baroness Lawrence of Clarendon OBE, Doreen Lawrence; Chelsea and Bosnia & Herzegovina international goalkeeper Asmir Begović; world-renowned journalist Martin Bell OBE; ethnic minority women’s rights campaignmer The Baroness Meral Hussein-Ece OBE; and SNP Leader in Westminster Angus Robertson MP.