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
  • Forty regional representatives, assigned proportionally
  • 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 2018/19

National Secretary: Felicity Dowling

Principal Speakers: Joseph Healy, Nick Jones and Sharon McCourt

Media Officer: Kate Hudson

Treasurer: Andrew Burgin

Membership and Communication officer: Richard Farnos

Nationally elected members

Ann Bennett, Len Arthur, Barbara Segal, Pete McLaren, Bianca Todd, Bob Williams Findlay, Jim Hollinshead, Doug Thorpe, David Landau and Darren McCourt

Regional and national places

London

Matthew Hurry

Yorkshire and Humberside region

Marc Renwick

Wales

Pam Stevens

 


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.

Sat 20 Oct, 10.00-17.30
How Do We Defeat The Rise Of Fascism & Racism? International Conference

A great line-up and a vital event in London.

Info and tickets

Sat 20 Oct, 12.00
People’s Vote March

Park Lane, London. Contact us if you can help distribute LU broadsheets.

Email info@leftunity.org

9-11 Nov
European Forum of Progressive Forces, Bilbao

To debate, build and act to ward-off current threats.

See website

Sun 17 Nov, 11.00-16.30
Reclaim Social Care Conference, Birmingham

To explore how to reverse privatisation and secure quality, stable, publicly funded and accountable social care services for all.

Speakers from Health Campaigns Together, the Labour Party, DPAC and more.

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Sun 17 Nov, 12.00
National Unity Demonstration Against Fascism and Racism

Central London. More info on Facebook

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