A special edition of the Black Sections news paper for the 1985 Labour Party Conference
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Labour Party Young Socialists in Lambeth debated a special guest speaker (of the house) back in 1988… Continue reading “John Bercow versus LPYS”
Accounts of Lambeth’s efforts for solidarity with the miners strike Continue reading “Solidarity with the miners strike from Lambeth”
During a particularly frantic period of anti cuts activity in the early 1980s, Lambeth NALGO produced a series of anti cuts bulletins to mobilise members for action against the Thatcher government’s austerity agenda in her first term.
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Collection of bulletins from Lambeth NALGO between 1981-82)
In the early 1980s Lambeth NALGO produced a regular bulletin for staff at Lambeth Council called the Cutlet (after ‘the Lamb’).
The Cutlet was edited by Jackie Lewis, a local trade union stalwart who as of 2018 is still active at the Council on behalf of Lambeth UNISON. Continue reading “Lambeth NALGO bulletin – the Cutlet (1981-82)”
Council leader Ted Knight, Tony Benn MP and Jeremy Corbyn MP, speaking at a rally during the miners’ strike, held at Brixton Town Hall, 1985