On Monday 12 November 1918, the day after Armistice Day brought an end to the horrors of the First World War, Tunbridge Wells Councillor H T Berwick convened a meeting in the Town Hall to discuss forming a new branch of the Labour Party.
On Monday 12 November 2018, Labour party members and supporters will be celebrating the centenary of the birth of the Labour Party in Tunbridge Wells and 100 years of challenging injustice and fighting for a better deal for working people. Speakers at the event include:
- Anneliese Dodds MP, (Shadow Treasury Minister)
- Tom Greatrex, (Former MP for Rutherglen and Hamilton, grew up in Tunbridge Wells)
- Janet Henney, (Unite Regional Women’s and Equalities Officer)
- Julian Wilson, author of ‘Revolutionary Tunbridge Wells’ which is launching on the night
Join us for a social evening, some top notch speakers and of course, Birthday Cake!
Time: 7.30pm for 8pm (until 10 pm)
Venue: Royal Wells Hotel, 59 Mount Ephraim, Tunbridge Wells, TN4 8BE
Please RSVP to Martin Betts:
Phone: 07986 777348