The Fabians are going to Liberal Democrat Party Conference. The majority of our events are once again outside the secure zone meaning local Fabians are welcome to come and join the debate.
Our fringe features Government ministers and leading Labour figures debating some of the most crucial issues in our politics today. Come and enjoy a late summer’s day at the beach with the Fabian Society.
Can parties reconnect people and politics
Saturday 20:15-21:30, The Grand, 97-99 King’s Rd Brighton, East Sussex BN1 2FW (inside secure zone)
Featuring: Andrew Stunnel MP (Minister of State for DCLG), Andrew Harrop (General Secretary, The Fabian Society), Caroline Macfarland (Managing Director, Respublica)
In association with: Respublica, Centre:Forum
Politics: Is the future Plural?
Sunday 13:00-14:30, Hilton Hotel, King’s Road Brighton, East Sussex BN1 2FU (outside secure zone)
Featuring: Michael White (The Guardian) (chair), Jo Swinson MP (PPS to Nick Clegg), Jon Cruddas MP (Chair, Labour’s Policy Review), Lord Adonis (advisor to the Labour Party on Industrial Strategy), Sir Menzies Campbell MP (former leader of the Liberal Democrats)
In association with: Centre:Forum
Going for Growth: The New Relationship between Government and the economy
Wednesday 13:00-14:30, Hilton Hotel, King’s Road Brighton, East Sussex BN1 2FU (outside secure zone)
Featuring: Lord Razzall (BiS Lords Spokesman), Vicky Pryce (former Chief Economic Advisor at BiS), Geoff Edwards (Head of Operations, B&W Group Ltd), Ian Rayson (Director of Corporate Communications, Nestlé UK), Tim Leunig (Chief Economist, Centre:Forum) (chair)
In association with: EEF, FDF and Centre:Forum