Labour Party Conference 2015

The European Parliamentary Labour Party will be hosting events at this year’s Labour Party Conference in Brighton.

A NEW AGENDA FOR SOCIAL EUROPE: BUILDING ON THE PAST TO CONFRONT AN UNCERTAIN FUTURE

Monday 28 September, 12:30-14:30
Hilton Brighton Metropole, Balmoral roomFor years the EU helped advance a progressive social agenda by tackling gender inequality, furthering LGBTI rights and reducing exploitation at work. Social Europe is now under threat, with the Tories wanting to opt out.Can Labour use its past victories to form the basis of a new EU social strategy that will tackle issues like job insecurity and restore popular support for Europe?Panel:

  • Rt Hon Alan Johnson MP
  • Glenis Willmott MEP
  • Mary Riddell (Daily Telegraph)
  • Roland Rudd (Business for New Europe)
  • Cath Speight (GMB)
  • Chaired by: Kevin Maguire (Daily Mirror)

Please note that a secure zone pass is required to attend this event.EUROPE RECEPTION

Monday 28 September, 19:00-21:00
Hilton Brighton Metropole, Viscount roomJoin the Leader of Labour’s MEPs, Glenis Willmott, and the new Labour Leader at our informal reception as we welcome friends from across the European Left.Speakers:

  • Jeremy Corbyn MP (Leader of the Labour Party)
  • Glenis Willmott MEP
  • Paul Kenny (General Secretary, GMB)

This event is open to all delegates and party members. Tickets will be included in the main Conference mailing.EPLP STAND

You can also visit our stand to find out more about Labour’s work in Europe. We will be located on the Ground Floor of The Brighton Centre at stand numbers 37/48.