May, Corbyn, Sturgeon and Cable speak out for World AIDS Day

Besi Besemar November 30, 2018

Leaders of the main UK political parties issue messages of hope and solidarity for World AIDS Day, and outline necessary steps for the future of fighting the HIV epidemic.

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General News

Train fare increases announced

Besi Besemar August 15, 2018

TO coincide with confirmation of the 3.2% train fares hike announced this morning, Labour has compared the costs on several train routes in the South East between when the Conservatives came to power and the projected new prices that will be implemented this January 2019.

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Momentum to host city wide politics and music festival in Brighton! 

Besi Besemar August 11, 2017

Following Jeremy Corbyn’s appearance at Glastonbury, Momentum, the grass roots campaigning organisation will host The World Transformed, a city wide, four day festival of politics, music and art as part of the Labour Party Conference fringe in Brighton from September 23 – 26. 

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In The South

COMMENT: Labour’s cross party approach to improve trans rights

Besi Besemar July 20, 2017

In a recent speech at the PinkNews Summer Parliamentary reception on July 18, the Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn MP, said that he will support the Conservative Party to improve transgender rights in the UK. As a Labour Parliamentary Candidate and a trans woman I fully support him in his cross-party approach to reforming the Gender Recognition Act.

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Community News

Labour and Green leaders send messages of support to Brighton Trans Visibility event

Besi Besemar April 2, 2017

Transgender Day of Visibility was marked in beautiful sunshine by trans people, their friends and allies on Friday, March 31 in New Steine Gardens. An impressive lineup of speakers addressed the crowd including; Daniel Cheesman the new CEO of Brighton & Hove LGBT Switchboard, Joanna Rowland-Stuart the trans rep and volunteer at Brighton & Hove LGBT Community Safety Forum, Sgt Peter Allan, Hate Crime Sergeant and Trans Equality Advocate at Sussex Police and Labour Councillor, Lloyd Russell-Moyle who all highlighted the importance of trans people being visible and being supported when they are.

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