At this year’s conference, it was agreed to increase the number of constituency reps on the National Executive Committee (NEC) from six to nine; the process of choosing the three extra reps is under way. More information and a timetable are available on the national party’s website (login required).
We understand that Johanna Baxter, Yasmine Dar, Nick Donovan, Rachel Garnham, Eddie Izzard, Gurinder Josan, Jon Lansman, Nicola Morrison, and Sarah Taylor have received the necessary five nominations to proceed to the ballot.
People seeking nominations
Nominations have now closed; we retain the information we had for completeness.
There is no central list of prospective candidates at this stage, but we are aware of the following people seeking nominations.
- Johanna Baxter (PDF letter)
- Yasmine Dar (PDF letter)
- P’nina Drye (PDF letter)
- Rachel Garnham (PDF letter)
- Eddie Izzard (PDF letter)
- Gurinder Singh Josan (PDF letter)
- Jon Lansman (PDF letter)
- Jerry Weber (PDF letter)
- Amanat Gul (PDF letter)
There are two ‘slates’ or groups of candidates running together that we are aware of. These are Independence and Diversity (Singh Josan, Izzard, and Baxter), and Centre Left Grassroots Alliance (Dar, Garnham, Lansman).