LHG Fringe meetings at Labour Party Annual Conference 2021

This is LHG’s 40th anniversary year, and we are celebrating with four fringe meetings at Conference.








Launch of ‘The Missing Solution: Council Homebuilding for the 21st Century’

Sunday 26th September 7.30-9.00pm
Location: The Dome Room, Hotel du Vin, 2 Ship Street, Brighton, BN1 1AD

LHG’s new report examines the vital contribution a new era of council homebuilding could make in a book of essays by politicians and experts.

What is already being done?

What are the barriers?

What is the potential for council homebuilding?

How can we make it happen?

Speakers: James Murry MP, Paul Hackett, Cllr Sharon Thompson, Cllr Rachel Blake



Housing as a Human Right: making it happen (with Labour Campaign for Human Rights)

Monday 27th September 7.00-8.30pm
Location: Jubilee Library, Jubilee Street, BN1 1GE

Speakers: Leilani Farha, Alicia Kennedy, Cllr Amanda Pinnock, Lucy Powell MP



Building Back Greener Homes (with SERA)

Tuesday 28th September 12.30-2.00pm
Location: The Dome Room, Hotel du Vin, 2 Ship Street, Brighton, BN1 1AD

Speakers: Mike Amesbury MP, Robert Cheesewright, Zoe Watson, Brian Berry,
Cllr Sharon Thompson, Leonie Cooper



Ending Veteran Homelessness

Tuesday, 28 September 2021, 11:00 – 12:00
Gloucester Room, Hilton Brighton Metropole, Kings Rd, Brighton BN1 2FU

Speakers: Melantha Chittenden, Head of Communications and Media at Community trade union; John Healey MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Defence; Sheila Spencer, National Secretary of Labour Housing Group; Sarah Church, Co-Chair of Labour Friends of the Forces; Chris Evans MP, Shadow Minister for Defence Procurement