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Let’s Run the World Girls – Harwich and North Essex International Women’s Day celebration empowers women – 9th March 2019

Women gathered on Saturday, 9th March to celebrate International Women’s Day in Harwich. The conference in Kingsway Hall was organised by Labour to bring local women together, regardless of whether or not they were members. The event included educational workshops and speeches, delivered by inspirational local women such as Colchester’s Labour parliamentary candidate, Tina McKay, […]

Labour National Women’s Conference, Telford, March 2019

Last week I was lucky enough to represent Harwich and North Essex as delegate to the Labour Women’s Conference in Telford. This was the first stand-alone conference for many years and was mandated to send forward motions for the National Conference in September. Voting for Women’s Conference Arrangements Committee, CLP Section, resulted in the election […]

Fundraiser – Meet the Candidates Fish & Chip Night!

Meet the Candidates Fish & Chip Night! A Harwich Branch Labour fundraising event.  Friday 29th March 2019. Meet Labour’s local election candidates for 2019 May elections. All welcome, music, bar, Bill’s bingo, raffle on the night! 7:30pm at the Royal Oak, Dovercourt. Tickets £8.00 email @HarwichLabourPartyTwitter @HarwichLabour

PRESS RELEASE: Harwich Branch delighted with Shadow Minister’s visit

Harwich Branch Labour Party is very pleased and very grateful to Labour’s front bench spokesman for Transport, Andy McDonald MP, for agreeing to visit Harwich in order to see for himself the issues affecting two of our major port related employers. The Branch is delighted that Andy McDonald ended his visit meeting local Labour councillors […]

PRESS RELEASE – LABOUR EAST: Tory neglect holding back Harwich Brexit preparations – Andy McDonald

Labour: Harwich can’t prepare for no deal while it’s neglected by the Tories Andy McDonald MP Andy McDonald MP, Labour’s Shadow Transport Secretary, will visit Harwich International Port today (Thursday 31 January) to meet port workers and businesses preparing for Brexit, and to ask about their plans to protect short sea services in and out […]

Press release – Local Labour seek residents’ support for our local library

Members of Harwich Branch Labour Party will be taking to the streets of Dovercourt Town Centre on Friday morning to encourage local residents to oppose any reduction in opening hours or available services at Dovercourt library. The Conservatives running Essex County Council are proposing cuts to local library services and these have been fiercely opposed […]

International Women’s Day Conference: Let’s Run the World

Harwich and North Essex Labour Party are holding a Women’s Conference on 9 March 2019 from 10.30am to 3.00pm.  The venue is: Kingsway Hall, 54 Kingsway, Harwich CO12 3JR.   The conference aims to celebrate International Women’s Day by exploring women’s issues, and hearing their voices at a local level, so that they are engaged and involved in politics.  The theme […]