National Policy Forum
The National Policy Forum, or NPF, is a body of Representatives from all the major groups in the Labour Party, from constituency parties and regions to affiliated trade unions and socialist societies. Its role is to shape the Labour Party’s policy agenda.
North West National Policy Representatives are elected by members to represent the views of members in the North West region.
They are committed to ensuring that members’ voices are heard in the National Policy Forum and to feeding back to those members who contribute their ideas.
You can invite NPF reps to come to your local party meetings or events to talk about the policy making process and to help facilitate policy discussions in your area.
If you would like more information, or to invite an NPF rep to a meeting, please get in touch.
Your North West NPF representatives:
George Downs – Early Years, Education and Skills Policy Commission
Angela Coleman – Health and Social Care
Mohammed Azam – International
Michael Garvey – Justice and Home Affairs
Lorraine Beavers – Housing, Local Government and Transport
Wendy Simon – Environment, Energy and Culture
Steve Turner – Work, Pensions and Equality
Contact the team:
Tel: 01925 574913
or visit the NPF website to see how you can contribute.
North West NPF Conference
Join Labour North West for our 2nd Regional Policy Conference this year taking place on the 1st June.
This is an opportunity for members to contribute to Labour Party policy and all discussions on the day will be passed to the National Policy Team to help shape the next manifesto.
When: 9am-5pm, Saturday 1st June
Where: South Ribble Banqueting Suite, Civic Centre, W Paddock, Leyland PR25 1DH
Bill Esterson MP, Shadow Minister for International Trade will be our guest speaker and will join in the policy discussion.
We will be covering all 8 Policy Commissions and our Labour NPF Reps will leading the discussions.
Tickets are £5 to help cover costs and lunch is provided.