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Peter Willsman reports from Labour’s 19 September executive Print E-mail
Friday, 22 September 2017 06:41

National Executive Committee 19 September 2017

As some of you will know, I have been on-and-off of all four of Labour's National Committees since 1981 and I have been present when some very important decisions have been made. But in some ways, this NEC was very special. I think am not exaggerating when I call it historic.

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Peter Willsman reports from Labour’s July 2017 executive Print E-mail
Thursday, 20 July 2017 06:48

National Executive Committee 18 July 2017

There was a very positive and constructive attitude all around the table. Everyone was fully aware that Labour had had a bigger increase in our vote share since 1945. Also everyone was fully aware that Jeremy was the key to our success. As of course were all of our members and staff.

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Peter Willsman reports from Labour's Clause V meeting, 11 May 2017 Print E-mail
Sunday, 14 May 2017 14:25

For new members, I will just explain what the ‘Clause V’ meeting actually is. It has pride of place in our party’s Constitutional Rules – “Chapter 1, Clause V - Party Programme”. It is when the party’s Mandarins get together to produce the party’s General Election Manifesto. When not in government, the Clause V meeting consists of the NEC, the Shadow Cabinet, the Parliamentary Committee of the PLP, the Leaders of the Scottish and Welsh Labour Parties, the Chair and the three Vice-Chairs of the National Policy Forum, and the eight Trade Union members of the TULO Contact Group. It is very encouraging to be able to record that almost all of the aforesaid representatives were in attendance.

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