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Local and European elections in Southampton

The next elections taking place in Southampton and Romsey are the local council and European elections on Thursday 22nd of May.  See our candidates, pledges and how you can get involved on the Southampton Labour Party website. Advertisements

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St George’s Day Videos

On the 23rd April Southampton celebrated its first major St George’s Day Festival. As part of this we had sixteen short films of community groups produced by Solent University students. You can see the result in groups of 4 below. … Continue reading


Let’s celebrate our confident Englishness

First published in the Daily Echo, Wednesday 23rd April 2014 AT the climax of today’s St George’s Day festival, hundreds of people will celebrate the community groups who make this great English city a good place to live. Like many … Continue reading

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Celebrate St George’s Day in Southampton

St George’s Day is less than two weeks away I’d like to invite all of you to Southampton’s first major St George’s Day festival, to be held at 7:00pm on the 23rdApril at The Hub, City College. Sign up for your free tickets now. … Continue reading

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Lowering the cost of Higher Education

The Big Fees Debate: John Denham’s proposals Watch the Newsnight debate with David Willetts  

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Labour is taking action on zero hours contracts

The number of workers on zero hours contracts is likely double the official estimate. Employers are increasingly turning to zero hours contracts. The recent ONS estimate for the end of 2013 puts the number at around 583,000 nationally, more than … Continue reading

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Fair Employment Fortnight launches in Southampton

Join us at the Bargate from 10am until midday on Saturday 22nd March We’ll be raising awareness of employment rights issues and providing practical support to Southampton residents. Too many of Southampton’s working families are struggling, even though they work … Continue reading

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