Photos

Vickers honoured at Douglas C. Frith dinner

The Château Laurier Ballroom was packed on Tuesday, March 31 for the Canadian Association of Former Parliamentarians dinner. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

The evening began with RCMP Cpl. Craig Kennedy's rendition of O Canada. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Ambassador to Ireland Kevin Vickers was recognized as an honorary member of CAFP for his heroism as the Sergeant at Arms during the Oct. 22 shooting. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Peter O'Brian, Liberal MP Carolyn Bennett and Steve Paikin. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Rob Nicholson and former Liberal MP Sue Barnes. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Conservative MP Dean Allison. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Kevin Vickers and Conservative MP Ray Boughen. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

International Union of Operating Engineers' Steven Schumann and Canadian Labour's Nathan Rotman. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

House Deputy Speaker Joe Comartin. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Mary Dawson, Senator David Smith, and Sharon Sholzberg-Gray. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Senator Art Eggleton and Conservative MP Earl Dreeshen. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Independent MP Brent Rathgeber in conversation with TVO's Steve Paikin. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Andrew Cardozo, Pearson Centre president. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Conservative MP Jay Aspin and Kevin Vickers. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Conservative MP Jay Aspin and Kevin Vickers. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

TVO host and author Steve Paikin gave an impassioned speech on what he's learned about the allure of public life. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright