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A power of good

Claire Kober

While Brexiters talk of taking back control from Brussels, the real shift we need is from Westminster to mayors, first ministers and council leaders 2016 has seen some extraordinary events take place. A new prime minister and  government. Donald Trump becoming America’s president-elect. And UKIP electing a leader for the second time in three months….

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The problem of “English socialism”

Victor Anderson

There have been many calls over the last few weeks and months for Labour to rediscover patriotism and embrace the idea of a distinctively English – or possibly British – version of socialism, consistent with national identity. This is of course bound up with debates about Blue Labour and the Brexit referendum. However there are…

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Without frontiers

Lois Stonock

There is an opportunity to give the arts new meaning for local communities, writes Lois Stonock. Museums, theatres, radio stations, artists, administrators, thinkers and creatives are just a few of the places and people that fall into a sector called ’the arts’. I like to think of them as the preservers of our heritage, as…

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Localism and the NHS

Wednesday 15 July 2015, 18.30-20.00 | Grand Committee Room, Westminster Hall, Houses of Parliament, London SW1A 0AA The balance between national, local and frontline control in determining access to healthcare is a critical issue for the NHS. People usually...

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Letting go? Labour’s plan for devolution in England

'Letting go? Labour’s plan for devolution in England' - Fabian Society breakout at LGA Labour Conference 2015 Saturday 7 February 2015, 1-2pm | East Midland Conference Centre, University Park, Beeston Lane, Nottingham NG7 2RJ Speakers: Graham Allen MP (chair, political...

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2013 Party Conference Roundtables

Our Party Conference roundtables are private invitation-only events. Attendance will be restricted to just 20 people in order to ensure a quality discussion. The events will also be held under the Chatham House Rule. Labour Party Conference All of...

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Fabian Summer Conference: Green Labour

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...

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Back to Earth

Ania Skrzypek-Claassens, Ed Wallis

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