Past Events

Progress Rally

Sep 25, 2011

Progress Rally is the traditional Sunday night curtain raiser to party conference, where over 300 party members and elected representatives colleagues come together for one of the most high profile fringe meetings of conference week. Confirmed speakers: Douglas Alexander MP Liam Byrne MP Caroline Flint MP Tessa Jowell MP Liz Kendall MP Ivan Lewis MP …

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Can business and unions have a shared agenda for the new economy?

Sep 25, 2011

As businesses continue to suffer in the teeth of a sustained downturn and an uncertain future, wages stagnate and working conditions come under pressure, this seminar will ask whether the transition to the new economy offers more than austerity and belt tightening? Does it present an opportunity for business and unions to build a positive …

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Selections Training

Sep 10, 2011

Due to popular demand Progress are hosting another selection training seminar so you can find out about the process of being selected as a Labour party candidate. If you have considered running for a selection this is perfect timing with the Labour party already selecting candidates for the 26 ‘island seats’ that have been identified …

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Third Place First northwest

Jul 22, 2011

The Labour party needs to be a strong campaigning force in every part of the country, whether in strong Labour areas or in rural or suburban areas. There can be no ‘no-go’ areas for Labour. Nationally it’s vital that we win the key marginal seats at a general election but it also vital that Labour …

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Tough justice: can Labour be tough on crime and right on reoffending?

Jul 18, 2011

Labour came to power promising it would be ‘tough on crime, tough on the causes of crime’ and proceeded in government to cut crime by a third – the only government to leave power with crime lower than its inherited level. During this time, while some progress was made, reoffending remained stubbornly high. The cycle …

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Progress annual conference 2011

May 21, 2011

21 May 2011 | 10:00 to 17:00 Congress Centre, 23-28 Great Russell Street, WC1B 3LS Progress annual conference 2011 is the biggest event of the Progress calendar. Keynote: EdMiliband MP, leader, Labour party Our conference brings together Labour members and trade unionists from across the country with senior politicians, union leaders, councillors and political commentators. …

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