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Fabian Northern Conference

Our second Northern Conference in Leeds and online saw us welcome Rachel Reeves MP, Tracy Brabin and speakers from across the left.



The Fabian Society’s second Northern Conference and AGM took place on Saturday 13 November in central Leeds and online. Our keynote speakers were Rachel Reeves MP, shadow chancellor, and Tracy Brabin, mayor of West Yorkshire.

Keynote and Q&A

Rachel Reeves MP | shadow chancellor
Chair: Cllr Abigail Marshall Katung | Leeds City Council & FWN

Devo-revolution: What next for Labour?

Baroness Judith Blake | shadow spokesperson for housing, communities
Andrew Harrop | general secretary, Fabian Society
Cllr Sara Hyde | Islington Council
Martin McCluskey | chair, Scottish Fabians
Chair: Dr Martin Edobor | chair, Fabian Society

In Conversation

Tracy Brabin | mayor, West Yorkshire
Andrew Harrop | general secretary, Fabian Society

Towards the next Labour manifesto

Alex Sobel MP | shadow minister for tourism & heritage
Joy Allen | police and crime commissioner, Durham
Cllr James Lewis | leader, Leeds City Council
Chair: Emma Burnell | journalist & commentator

Online registration is not available for this event

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