Local events we are aware of are listed below, generally for the month ahead. You can also use Labour’s national search facility to find any Labour Party events which have been notified to the Party, or contact your Branch to find out what’s going on in your immediate neighbourhood. If you want more information, call our Brighton office on 01273 806773. The office is staffed daily. If you want to talk to volunteers from Pavilion, best to call on Tuesdays or Wednesdays.
7.45pm, Tues 19 Sept – Withdean Labour members’ meeting.
8pm, Tues 19 Sept – Preston Park members’ meeting.
7.30pm, Weds 20 Sept – Brighton, Hove & District Trades Council meeting at the Friends’ Meeting House – all members of affiliated unions are welcome.
7.30pm, Thurs 21 Sept – HEG Branch members’ meeting.
Sat 23 Sept – Labour Women’s Conference at the Brighton Centre.
Sun 24 – Weds 27 Sept – Labour Conference at the Brighton Centre.
7pm – 11pm, Sun 24 Sept – Concerts for Corbyn at Concorde 2, with Stone Foundation featuring Steve White plus John Power (acoustic), The Farm (acoustic), Edgar Jones (acoustic), Red Rum Club (acoustic) and guest speakers including Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell MP, local Kemptown MP Lloyd Russell-Moyle, firebrand Laura Pidcock MP and Len McCluskey of Unite the union. Tickets £18/£15 available here for this Pavilion Labour fundraiser.
7pm, Mon 25 Sept – Stand up for Labour at the Komedia, with top comedian/TV commentator Ava Vidal, TV and radio regular Ian Stone, madcap musical act Raymond and Mr Timpkins, and friendly banter merchant Patrick Monahan, plus a special guest speaker and a party raffle for which we’ve been promised some fantastic prizes! Tickets available here for this Pavilion Labour fundraiser only £12 in advance, or £15 on the door.
Mon 25 & Tues 26 Sept – Jazz for Labour over two nights at The Walrus, Ship Street, with Liane Carroll headlining Monday and Claire Martin headlining Tuesday. Tickets available here for £10 each night. You can enjoy Stand up for Labour or the early evening political fringes happening around the seafront, and still go onto the Walrus in Ship Street for the headline jazz acts, as Liane and Claire won’t be coming on stage until about 10pm. A couple of great evenings for the night owls, raising funds for all three Brighton & Hove CLPs.
10.30am, Sat 14 October – Pavilion Labour General Committee (GC) meeting at the Friends’ Meeting House.
12pm, Sun 22 October – Pavilion Labour Disability Forum at Community Base.
2.30pm, Sun 22 October – Pavilion Labour Youth Forum at Community Base.
7pm – 9pm, Tues 31 October – B&H BAME Labour Forum at 11 Dorset Street, Brighton BN2 1WA. Light refreshments available.
GC meetings: Saturday 14 October, Thursday 9 November and Thursday 7 December (AGM). The first following GC meeting will be on Saturday 13 January 2018. Unless coinciding with a campaign day, Saturday GCs will normally run from 10.30am – 12.30pm, followed by an hour’s open discussion, and Thursday GCs will run from 7pm – 9pm.
EC meetings: Wednesday 4 October, Monday 30 October, Monday 27 November. EC meetings normally run from 7pm – 9pm.
Deadlines for branches and affiliates to table GC business: 11am on Saturday 30 September, Thursday 26 October, Thursday 23 November.