AGM on 4 December; Radical options for a more democratic North; HMF in Big Issue North; Peoples Powerhouse convention
An attempt to boil down the very large number of potential ways of organising regional devolution for the North into four options for further debate.
A potted history of regional institutions for the North created and destroyed by the Westminster parties since 1997. Background reading for Options for Regional Devolution in the North.
The 2021 HMF AGM on Sat 4 Dec will kick off with a public meeting featuring Natalie Bennett, Alex Sobel MP and Thelma Walker
Latest news from the Hannah Mitchell Foundation.
The North’s largest ever mass trespass for the right to roam will be commemorated on Sunday 5 September with a 6 mile walk from Bolton to Belmont, over Winter Hill. Everybody is invited and the Hannah Mitchell Foundation will be there.
by Ryan Swift of the Centre for Democratic Engagement, University of Leeds.
The Hannah Mitchell Foundation has called for the Labour Party to re-discover its historic roots in the North of England and drive forward a progressive agenda which would include further – and more radical – devolution and wide-ranging reforms.
by Paul Salveson
Can we agree what flags and emblems represent the North?