Help Us Save the World!

Fair Deal for Inshore Fishing, Job-share for MPs, Education for a Democratic Society, and Homes for People not for Profit – these were the subjects of motions passed at our special meeting on policy in April 2018, and submitted to the National Policy Forum. We were therefore recently very pleased to learn that Labour’s newContinue reading “Help Us Save the World!”

Conference 2018: unity, solidarity and steps on the road to success

What an amazing Labour Party Conference it was this year! And what an inspiring if exhausting time for those local members who were able to take part as delegates and visitors. It was a week in which the party united behind leader Jeremy Corbyn and the direction in which he has been leading us, provingContinue reading “Conference 2018: unity, solidarity and steps on the road to success”

The Fall of Local Post-16 Education

In My View… by Thomas Chauhan, Youth Officer, South-East Cornwall Labour Locally and across the country post 16 education is in crisis. Many local post 16 education centres like sixth forms have seen sharp falls in funding and many face closures within the next few years. As a result, the few remaining sixth forms haveContinue reading “The Fall of Local Post-16 Education”

Our Schools are in Crisis

In My View… by Tristan Price, Education Coordinator, South East Cornwall Labour In Cornwall and across the UK our schools are in crisis. Class sizes are growing, school buildings are in a state of disrepair – in some schools children are being taught in corridors – and teaching staff do not have access to someContinue reading “Our Schools are in Crisis”

Great response to school cuts petition

Great morning campaigning against school cuts in Liskeard –  Many thanks to all the members who turned up to help! There was a very positive response with lots of people really keen to sign the petition; so clearly this is an issue which resonates with our local community. Teaching staff and pupils are already sufferingContinue reading “Great response to school cuts petition”