Archive for category: Campaigning

Kilburn High Road Labour Office, 1 April

A spring in my step

April 5, 2015 at 10:01 pm

  You know it is the eve of spring in an election year when there are two newspaper interviews in one day (The Evening Standard and the Independent), followed by a very well-attended hustings at the fantastic Sherriff Centre. That was 31 March. The start of April has been truly […]

 
Kilburn High Road Labour Office, 24 March

Welcoming Justine to the office

March 24, 2015 at 12:58 pm

It was great fun having Justine Miliband visit my office on 24 March. She stuffed envelopes with the volunteers and made a short speech before we all went out campaigning. My husband Chris and her also had a chat about what it was like being married to a politician… I […]

 
Ed Balls – speech on public spending

Ed Balls – speech on public spending

March 9, 2015 at 3:26 pm

I was pleased to be asked to introduce Ed Balls at his speech on public spending today, 9th March.  The BBC were also broadcasting the speech live here.

 
International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

March 9, 2015 at 1:04 pm

Sunday 8 March was International Women’s Day – a day of campaigning to celebrate the achievements of women while calling for greater equality. We also had fantastic guest speakers at a special lunch – Melissa Benn joined us on the campaign trail and then joined me in a discussion on feminism […]

 
Finchley Road, 2nd March

38 Degrees NHS petition

March 2, 2015 at 9:10 pm

Many of you may be familiar with 38 Degrees – it is an organisation that helps individuals and communities campaign on specific issues. I certainly hear from them a lot! Anything that helps constituents assess their priorities and vocalise their concerns is helpful to me. They have had multiple campaigns […]