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Momentum Scotland Launch

  • 9 Partick Burgh Halls Peel Street Glasgow, G11 5LW United Kingdom (map)

Campaign for Socialism will form an interim steering committee and host a launch event for Momentum Scotland, for Labour Party members and Corbyn supporters to discuss how this organisation will be taken forward and what campaigns will be supported.

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Jeremy Corbyn for Labour Leader has transformed into Momentum - a network of people and organisations that will continue the energy and enthusiasm of Jeremy's campaign.

At this launch event for Momentum in Scotland, Labour Party members and Corbyn supporters will discuss discuss how this organisation will be taken forward and what campaigns will be supported.

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Morning - Launch of Momentum Scotland

10.30-12.30 ( Doors open at 10.15)

The momentum towards a radical Scotland

Introduction and welcome by Elaine Smith MSP convenor of the Campaign for Socialism

Speakers:
Cara Hilton MSP – winning the Scottish electorate to a radical agenda
Stephen Low - Trident
Denise Christie - TTIP and the Trade Union Bill
Martyn Cook - Momentum and its future role - including discussion and contributions to shape Momentum Scotland's agenda.

Lunch 12.30 - 13.00

Afternoon - Campaign for Socialism (CfS) Organising Meeting

13.00 – 14.30

(Please note these sessions are for members of CfS. Anyone attending the Momentum Launch but not a member of CfS can join on the day.)

"Scottish Labour and Local Government" - This session will be run by Simon Macfarlane with the objective of developing a strategy for radical change in Scottish local government.

"Scottish Labour and a radical youth agenda" - This session will be run by the Scottish Labour Young Socialists with the objective of developing a strategy for young socialist activists in the Labour Party.

Final Plenary - 14.30 – 15.00

Discussion on the way forward facilitated by Vince Mills, Chair CfS.
 

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Facebook event:

Jeremy Corbyn for Labour Leader has transformed into Momentum - a network of people and organisations that will continue the energy and enthusiasm of Jeremy's campaign.

At this launch event for Momentum in Scotland, Labour Party members and Corbyn supporters will discuss discuss how this organisation will be taken forward and what campaigns will be supported.

Morning - Launch of Momentum Scotland

10.30-12.30 ( Doors open at 10.15)

The momentum towards a radical Scotland

Introduction and welcome by Elaine Smith MSP convenor of the Campaign for Socialism

Speakers:
Cara Hilton MSP – winning the Scottish electorate to a radical agenda
Stephen Low - Trident
Denise Christie - TTIP and the Trade Union Bill
Martyn Cook - Momentum and its future role - including discussion and contributions to shape Momentum Scotland's agenda.

Lunch 12.30 - 13.00

Afternoon - Campaign for Socialism (CfS) Organising Meeting

13.00 – 14.30

(Please note these sessions are for members of CfS. Anyone attending the Momentum Launch but not a member of CfS can join on the day.)

"Scottish Labour and Local Government" - This session will be run by Simon Macfarlane with the objective of developing a strategy for radical change in Scottish local government.

"Scottish Labour and a radical youth agenda" - This session will be run by the Scottish Labour Young Socialists with the objective of developing a strategy for young socialist activists in the Labour Party.

Final Plenary - 14.30 – 15.00

Discussion on the way forward facilitated by Vince Mills, Chair CfS.
 

Facebook event: 

Jeremy Corbyn for Labour Leader has transformed into Momentum - a network of people and organisations that will continue the energy and enthusiasm of Jeremy's campaign.

At this launch event for Momentum in Scotland, Labour Party members and Corbyn supporters will discuss discuss how this organisation will be taken forward and what campaigns will be supported.

Morning - Launch of Momentum Scotland

10.30-12.30 ( Doors open at 10.15)

The momentum towards a radical Scotland

Introduction and welcome by Elaine Smith MSP convenor of the Campaign for Socialism

Speakers:
Cara Hilton MSP – winning the Scottish electorate to a radical agenda
Stephen Low - Trident
Denise Christie - TTIP and the Trade Union Bill
Martyn Cook - Momentum and its future role - including discussion and contributions to shape Momentum Scotland's agenda.

Lunch 12.30 - 13.00

Afternoon - Campaign for Socialism (CfS) Organising Meeting

13.00 – 14.30

(Please note these sessions are for members of CfS. Anyone attending the Momentum Launch but not a member of CfS can join on the day.)

"Scottish Labour and Local Government" - This session will be run by Simon Macfarlane with the objective of developing a strategy for radical change in Scottish local government.

"Scottish Labour and a radical youth agenda" - This session will be run by the Scottish Labour Young Socialists with the objective of developing a strategy for young socialist activists in the Labour Party.

Final Plenary - 14.30 – 15.00

Discussion on the way forward facilitated by Vince Mills, Chair CfS.

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Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/447970505408182/

Earlier Event: November 14
Young Socialists Launch
Later Event: December 10
Lobby of Scottish Government