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:

  • Four nationally elected principal speakers
  • Six nationally elected office holders
  • Fifteen nationally elected council members
  • One representative from each recognised branch
  • One representative from each of the caucuses

Minutes of National Council meetings can be found here.
Minutes of the Executive Committee, which is elected from the National Council, can be found here.

National Council members 2019/20

National Secretary: Felicity Dowling

Principal Speakers: Joseph Healy and Sharon McCourt

Media Officer: Kate Hudson

Treasurer: Andrew Burgin

Trade Union Officer: Ann Bennett

Nominating Officer: Kate Hudson

International Officer: Joseph Healy

Nationally elected members

Len Arthur, Barbara Segal, Pete McLaren, Bob Williams Findlay, Jim Hollinshead, Doug Thorpe, David Landau, Pam Stevens and Bob Whitehead 

 


National Council and committee members are elected annually by all-member ballot. For more information email elections@leftunity.org


Left Unity is active in movements and campaigns across the left, working to create an alternative to the main political parties.

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ACTIVIST CALENDAR

Events and protests from around the movement, and local Left Unity meetings.

Sun 18 Aug, 11.30-14.30
Peterloo March for Democracy – 200th Anniversary

Whitworth Park, Manchester.

More info on Facebook.

September and October
Remain Reform Revolt, public meetings

In Southampton, Cambridge, Newcastle and more. Organised by Another Europe Is Possible and with a great lineup.

More info here.

 

20-27 Sept
Global Climate Strike

Global climate strikes and a week of actions to demand an end to the age of fossil fuels and emergency action to avoid climate breakdown.

More info here

8-10 Nov
European Forum, Brussels

The annual event for progressive, environmental and left forces will take place in Brussels. If you are interested in attending contact info@leftunity.org

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