Programme for 2020 / 2021

Thursday, 9th July– The New Tribalism
Speaker: David Lammy
MP. Shadow Secretary of State for Justice, Shadow Lord Chancellor.
Parliamentary career, David’s website, Facebook, Wikipedia
Books:
Tribes: How our need to belong can make or break society

Out of the Ashes: Britain after the riots

Tuesday, 21st July – The NHS Post COVID
Speaker: Dr Martin Edobor

Wednesday, 23rd September – A Left Wing Programme for the Man/Woman in the Street
Speaker: Sam Tarry

MP Ilford South
UK Parliament

Friday, 20th November – Biden, BREXIT and Ireland
Speaker: Charlotte Norton
Solicitor and a past Chair of the Young Fabians

Friday, 22nd January– Beyond growth: Rethinking economic policy after Covid
Speaker: Michael Jacobs
Michael is an economist and political scientist and commentator on political economy, international climate change and energy policy, and social democratic and green political thought.
Michael’s website

Friday, 26th February – Prospects for Glasgow COP 26
Speaker: Alexander Naile
Chair of the Young Fabians Enviromental Network

7:30pm, Friday, 26th March – The Government’s Levelling Up Agenda Explained
Speaker: Anthony Breach
Research Analyst, Centre for Cities Research Group
About, Planning for the future, Centre for Cities blogsRed Brick blog posts, Big Issue article
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Friday, 30th April – A Historical Overview of Britain’s Gypsy and Traveller Populations
Speaker: Professor Becky Taylor
Reader in Modern History at UEA
Biography

 

Our programme of meetings for 2020/2021 is now complete.
There may be a summer ramble if circumstances allow.

 

For further information please contact Brian Keegan, our Secretary.

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