Standing by the values of the co-operative movement

April 24, 2015By LMEArticles, Featured, LME News

This letter was originally published on the Guardian website Watching the agonies of the Co-operative Group has been hard for those us who want to see fundamental change in the way our economy and wider society is run, and believe the co-operative movement has a lot of the answers (Report, 21 April). For almost 100 years the … Read More

Tory Party Manifesto Very Thin On Europe

April 16, 2015By LMEArticles, Featured

By Denis MacShane former Minister of Europe and author of Brexit: How Britain Will Leave Europe (IB Tauris). We still don’t know what exactly David Cameron wants from the rest of Europe in order to campaign vigorously in favour of Britain staying in the EU in the promised 2107 referendum if he is returned to Downing … Read More

South Thanet Saturday‏

March 17, 2015By LMECampaigning, Featured, LME News

On Saturday 16th March we will be going to South Thanet to campaign for Will Scobie and against Nigel Farage. The prospective shedule will be: 8:45am meet at the ticket office in St Pancras Train departs at 9:09. Alternatively, you can take the train form Stratford International at 9:16. 10:30am Pick up by South Thanet … Read More

Update from the European Parliament

March 11, 2015By LMEArticles, Featured

by Richard Corbett MEP, LME chair in the European Parliament It’s fantastic to be back in Brussels and it’s been a great first six months back. Labour now has 20 MEPs, making us one of the most influential national delegations in the Socialist & Democrats group. We also have a majority of women (11 to … Read More

Our new Newsletter is out!

March 11, 2015By LMEFeatured, LME News

Our newest newsletter is out and you can view it in full here! From now until May, our efforts must be concentrated on winning the General Election, now only weeks away. But whatever the outcome on May 8th, one thing is certain: the European debate will not go away. We must be ready to win … Read More

LME Campaigning in the GE2015

February 26, 2015By LMECampaigning, Featured, LME News

LME Members will be making an all out effort to win the General Election 2015. We will be joined by Brussels Labour Party on these three occasions. More dates and details to follow.  A few forward dates for your diary: April 16-17 Campaigning in Bristol West for a Labour victory for Thangham Debbonaire. April 25 … Read More

Parliamentary Pioneers Arrives

February 26, 2015By LMEFeatured, Mary Honeyball

 Parliamentary Pioneers, Mary Honeyball MEP’s book exploring the rise of the first Labour MPs to enter Parliament and published by Urbane, will be out in three days. Pre order your copy here.

Stop the Europhobes gambling with our country’s future

February 26, 2015By LMEArticles, Featured

Neil Kinnock Honorary President Labour Movement for Europe (A shorter version of this article was published by LabourList) We live in an uncertain and unstable world, with more diverse threats and challenges than at any point in my adult life. The last thing we need is uncertainty and instability that is SELF inflicted. But that … Read More