Period Poverty/The Red Box Project

The Facts This information is also available to download as a PDF. “Period Poverty” describe the inability to properly take care of menstrual needs due to lack of affordability. A survey by the charity Plan International UK (www.plan-uk.org) found that: 1 in 10 girls aged 14 to 21 can’t afford the menstrual products they need: […]

Councillor Calendar

Our councillor calendar for Huntingdonshire is out now! If you would like a copy, drop us a line at info@huntingdonlabourparty.org.uk or download a PDF copy to print at home. Don’t forget to check out the CLP’s events calendar, too!

Suffragette Flag Relay reaches Huntingdon

The Suffragette Flag Relay has come to Huntingdon! Cllr Anita Diaz said, “It was a great opportunity to honour all those women who made great sacrifices so women today can participate in the electoral process. The suffragette flag relay is traveling through government offices and organisations around the UK. I’m glad it came to Huntingdon […]

Councillors meet Huntingdon Shopmobility

Labour Cllrs Ann Beevor and Anita Diaz, along with HDC Independent Cllr Tom Sanderson, met with the manager of Shopmobility in Huntingdon to discuss what support they need to save this vital community service from closure.

Reclaim Social Care

Health Campaigns Together is organising a conference, Reclaim Social Care, on Saturday 17th November in Birmingham. Full details are on their website at healthcampaignstogether.com or available as a PDF.

Christmas dinner

Huntingdon Constituency Labour Party’s Christmas dinner will be on 30th November at 7.30pm at the Exhibition pub in Godmanchester – a time to reflect on this year’s successes and get ready for the year ahead with friends and comrades. If you would like to come, please email janehud@tiscali.co.uk with your menu choices from this list […]

National Campaign Day September 29th

You’ve heard Jeremy’s speech – now help us spread the message to the people. We’ll be out in Huntingdon, St Neots, and St Ives this Saturday, getting our vision for a fairer Britain, out there. Come and join us from 1200 to 1400.

Shoebox for Syrian Orphans Appeal

We’ve all seen the terrible pictures coming from the war in Syria. Huntingdon Labour is asking for donations to the Shoebox for Syrian Orphans appeal. We’re asking our members in St Neots to fill a shoe box with different items which could include toys, vegetarian sweets, or stationery. They’ll be collected from the Medway Centre […]

In memoriam: Jim Lomax

Cllr Nik Johnson, chair of Huntingdon CLP, remembers his predecessor and friend, Jim Lomax, who served his community as councillor and mayor. “Jim Lomax, a true giant of the local Huntingdon Labour party and much loved friend of all, passed away yesterday at Addenbroookes hospital. “Jim was a stalwart of our monthly meetings. As a […]