Dear friends, Yesterday I delivered a speech to Policy Network on entrepreneurial socialism, tackling inequality and the case for a #NewClause4. You can read the speech here. You can also see below my speech in six infographics: 1) Britain 2015: More Super Rich. More Super Poor. […]
Labour Leadership and Deputy Leadership Hustings come to Birmingham – TOMORROW – Saturday 27 June 2015
Dear friends, In just a couple of months’ time we will be casting our votes for the next Leader and Deputy Leader of the Labour Party. Before voting opens, our Leadership and Deputy Leadership candidates are being put to the test in a series of hustings events being held across the country. […]
Dear friends, I wanted to let you know about the Royal Society’s excellent Vision report for science and mathematics education. You can access the full pdf copy here. Published on Thursday, just two days after our science green paper, this is an insightful reminder of the kind of ‘supply line’ of science […]
Dear friends, This morning I will be sharing our Green Paper on Science entitled – ‘Agenda 2030: One Nation Labour’s Plan for Science.’ If we are to build an opportunity economy with high skilled jobs and the wages to go with them then science and innovation have to be central to our strategy. […]
My speech to Progress Annual Conference on Saturday 12 May.
At conference this year we published four reports which draw together what we heard from the public over the last year, and some of the emerging conclusions and findings from the shadow cabinet-led policy groups. These documents will now form the foundations of our policy work over the next year. If you’d like to debate […]
Labour has spent the last six months listening, talking and debating with the public, our members and our partners – the biggest such exercise in our party’s history. At the National Policy Forum in Wrexham I reported back on what they said.
“One Term Opposition” Rt Hon Liam Byrne MP Speech to the ABI, Wed 22 June 2011 CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY I’m really glad to have this chance to speak with the ABI this morning. Arrayed amongst your members are some of the most successful businesses in our country. Including companies that have survived the vicissitudes of […]