The role Black Leadership will play in the agenda of the next Labour government will be discussed at a special event organised by the Labour Black Network in Manchester.
The event titled “Black Leadership and Representation for the 21st century: reclaiming our destiny” will be held on 21st September 2014 at Friends Meeting House, 6 Mount street, Manchester M2 5NS, from 16:00 to 18:00.
The meeting will be addressed by: Diane Abbott, MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington; Sadiq Khan, MP for Tooting, Shadow Justice Secretary, Shadow Lord Chancellor and Shadow Minister for London; David Lammy, MP for Tottenham; Keith Vaz, MP for Leicester East, Chairman of the Home Affairs Select Committee; and Cllr Yvonne Mosquito, Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner for the West Midlands. Other guest speakers will be announced soon.
The free-to-attend event will be chaired by Professor Cecile Wright and Cllr Josie Channer.
The venue is located a short walk from the main Labour party conference venue, but is outside the secure zone, so you do not need a conference pass to attend.