Four local delegates from South East Cornwall Labour were in Brighton at the end of September for the party’s national conference. I joined Kate Ewert, Alastair Tinto and Sally Sweeny who all attended as delegates, which allowed us to take part in shaping Labour Party policy as agreed by local Cornish members.
A very big “Thank You ” to everyone who helped to make the Lostwithiel Labour May Fundraiser such a fantastic success. It was really encouraging to get such a good turn out and to see so many members from other branches and our neighbouring constituencies. Many pasties were eaten, drinks drunk, delicious home-made cakes keptContinue reading “Lostwithiel Music Fundraiser Great Success!”
What a great constituency meeting we had on 16th March at Calstock Village Hall, we felt very proud of how respectfully it was conducted! With the present chaos in Parliament, and the mainstream media trying to make it sound as though we’re as conflicted as the Tory party, it was really good to be presentContinue reading “Report from March 2019 Constituency Meeting”
On 6th February, a group of us from South-East Cornwall Labour gathered at The Echo Centre in Liskeard to listen to the stories of local people living with a range of different disabilities. We were shocked by what we heard about the treatment of disabled people in our society today; and deeply impressed by theContinue reading “A Moving Experience”
Update: the priorities ballot is now closed. Our motion is in one of the subject areas that will be debated at conference! The eight subjects chosen for debate are: Abortion Rights Early years education and childcare Pensions Rights for migrant women Social care Universal Credit and employment support Violence against women and girls Women inContinue reading “Our motion chosen for debate at women’s conference!”