Fabian Summer Conference: Green Labour

Event starts:

Come and join the Fabian Society on July 6th at our Summer conference entitled Green Labour. We are delighted to announce that our morning keynote will be given by Will Hutton.

Our Summer Conference will take place at the Royal College of Surgeons, 35-43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields London WC2A 3PE. Registration will start at 9:45 with our keynote beginning shortly after.

We are proud to announce with we are hosting this conference with WWF with LabourList and SERA joining us as media partners.

Already confirmed to speak at the event are:

Will Hutton (The Observer), Mary Creagh MP (Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs), Ivan Lewis MP (Shadow Secretary of State for International Development), Maria Eagle MP (Shadow Secretary of State for Transport), Caroline Flint MP (Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change), Iain Wright MP (Shadow Minister, Business, Innovation and Skills), Michael Jacobs (Visiting Professor, Dept of Political Science, University College London), Barry Gardiner MP (Shadow Minister for Natural Environment and Fisheries), Natalie Bennett (Leader, Green Party), Mark Ferguson (Editor, LabourList), Kate Godfrey (Labour PPC for Stafford), Mary Riddell (Journalist, Daily Telegraph), Ben Stafford (Head of Public Affairs, WWF), Karin Christiansen (General Secretary of the Co-operative party), Joe Fortune (Executive Committee member, SERA), Andrew Harrop (General Secretary, Fabian Society), Natan Doron (Senior Researcher, Fabian Society), Marcus Roberts (Deputy General Secretary, Fabian Society), Joe Twyman (Director of Political and Social Research, YouGov), Sue Ferns (Lead on Environment and Sustainability, the TUC General Council), Murad Qureshi (London Assembly Member), Fiona Twycross (London Assembly Member), Jeanette Longfield (Coordinator, Sustain), Tim Lang (Professor of Food Policy, City University), Councillor Joe Goldberg (Cabinet Member for Finance and Carbon Reduction, Haringey Council), Margaret Dantas Araujo (Fabian Women’s Network), Joss Garman (Co-Founder, Plane Stupid).

A full timetable for the day can be found at this link.

The conference will form a major part of the Fabians environment and citizenship programme. You can read more about the programme here.

Advance tickets for this event are now off sale.

There will be a limited number of tickets available on the door. Please arrive as doors open and bring exact money with you.

The prices are £25 and £12.50 for concessions

Concession tickets are for those who are retired, disabled, unemployed or students.


Special Offer: All new members of the Society can claim a free ticket by heading to our Direct Debit page.

(click on the button that takes you to our secure direct debit page and then pick the correct option under the ‘subscription type’ drop down menu)

Tickets for this Conference are £20 for members (£10 concessions) and £25 for non-members (£12.50 for concessions). Please purchase them using the form below.

Concession tickets are for those who are retired, disabled, unemployed or students.

Alternatively you can purchase your ticket by phone. Please call 0207 227 4900.

Those who wish to buy a mix of concession and full price tickets online will unfortunately have to enter their details twice. There is no booking fee and this does not affect the price you pay.

Note: If you are a non-member who took advantage of the early-bird ticket deal and now want to take advantage of free membership please contact us so we can arrange a refund and membership.


This conference is hosted in partnership with WWF






This is part of our Environment and Citizenship programme


Branding and media partners