Members of the Rayleigh and Wickford CLP met and decided upon the following resolution to be presented at the upcoming East of England Labour Party Regional Conference in November. This important issue was constructively debated during our last CLP meeting (20th October) and we hope our members will continue the discussion online! Continue reading
Tonight, following a great turnout to our nomination meeting, Rayleigh and Wickford CLP voted to nominate Jeremy Corbyn in the upcoming leadership contest.
Thank you to all the members who attended and a heartfelt welcome to the many new members who came along to their first CLP meeting!
The results were:
- Jeremy Corbyn – 33
- Owen Smith – 2
There has been some confusion since the National Executive Committee (NEC) met to pass the motion of holding a leadership election last week. Much of this confusion centers around the directive passed to exclude anyone who has joined Labour since January the 12th this year.
If you have been a Labour Party member for less than 6th months (joined after the 12th of January 2016), click here to learn more and to join as a registered supporter (£25 charge applies). This option is only available until 5pm on Wednesday the 20th of July.
Rayleigh and Wickford CLP have nominated 6 candidates from the Centre-Left Grassroots Alliance to stand in this year’s NEC elections:
Members have started to receive their ballots by email and post. We urge you to take part in this really important election. Continue reading
We’ve been working on some exciting new things to compliment the great work that’s already being done… we’re proud to announce that you’re looking at one of those things right now – this website! Here’s where you come in… Continue reading