The National Council leads and manages organisational and financial issues between national conferences. It meets at least four times a year and is made up of:
National Secretary: Kate Hudson
Principal Speakers Felicity Dowling Sharon Mc Court , Steve Hall and Joseph Healy
Media Officer: Bianca Todd
Trade Union Officer: Oliver New
Treasurer: Alice Kilroy
Membership and Communication officer: Andrew Burgin
Nationally elected members
Len Arthur, Ann Bennett, Anna Bluston, Siobhan Dauncey, Richard Farnos, Graham Gifford Louise Harrison, Fred Leplat, Pete McLaren, Julie Morrow, Susan Pashkoff, Doug Thorpe Alison Treacher, Eve Turner and Bob Williams-Findlay
Regional and national places
Jon Duveen and Eva Nanopoulas
Chris Hurley, Matthew Hurry, Stuart King, Alan Thornett and Annie Tunnicliffe
North West Region
Janet Gifford, John Pearson and Martin Ralph
South East region
Ed Huxley and Andy Richards were elected
West Midlands region
Yorkshire and Humberside region
Nick Jones, Kath Owen and Marc Renwick
Steve Ogden, Pip Tindall, Dianne Scott-Fowler
Kate Hudson, John Pearson, Ali Treacher, Ashley Walker, Bob Whitehead
Standing Orders Committee
Robert Arnott, Jim Hollinshead, Ruvi Simmons, Roland Rance
National Council and committee members are elected annually by all-member ballot. For more information email email@example.com.
Left Unity is active in movements and campaigns across the left, working to create an alternative to the main political parties.
Events and protests from around the movement, and local Left Unity meetings.
Wed 22 March, 18.30
Meet the European Left Party in Manchester
Presented by Left Unity with speakers Heinz Bierbaum, Waltraud Fritz and Stephen Hall. An opportunity to build a radical left movement across Europe.
6.30 – 9pm at Home, 2 Tony Wilson Place, First Street, M15 4FM.
Thurs 23 March, 18.30
Meet the European Left Party in Leeds
Presented by Left Unity with speakers Heinz Bierbaum and Waltraud Fritz. An opportunity to build a radical left movement across Europe.
6.30-9pm at The Tetley, Hunslet Rd, LS10 1JQ
Sat 1 April, 11.00
Leeds March for the NHS
Marching to oppose cuts and to reject the STP’s, calling for an yearly 4% increase in funding, to end privatisation and ensure that good quality free health care is provided for all.
Stop Donald Trump’s state visit to Britain
Oppose Trump’s visit. He is a racist and a misogynist and a supporter of torture and a preacher of hate. Event by Public Reading Rooms.
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