Category Archives: Speakers’ details SLPA2


Diane Abbott MP: Why I am speaking at the South London People’s Assembly on 4 October

“I speak on the 4th October as a great supporter of the People’s Assembly that as an organisation is right on the front line of the people’s fight to have their voice heard. “I see first-hand in Hackney how the misguided and reckless austerity based policies of the Tory-led coalition are not only impacting on […]


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Roger Hutt, Care UK striker to speak at SPLA2, 4 October 2014

Click here to book your ticket to see Roger speak at the South London People’s Assembly, 4 October 2014 Roger Hutt is a shop steward and one of the Care UK workers in Doncaster who has taken seven weeks of strikes against cuts to their wages and conditions. Care UK, whose former chairman Lord Nash […]


Romayne Phoenix to speak at SLPA2, 4 October 2014

Click here to book your ticket to see Romayne speak at the South London People’s Assembly, 4 October 2014 Romayne is national co-chair of the national People’s Assembly Against Austerity. She is a member of the Green Party and  was a councillor in Lewisham. A former teacher, she is a political activist, artist and mother […]

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Robert Lugg

Robert Lugg, Ritzy Cinema striker to speak at SLPA2, 4 October 2014Strike

Click here to book your ticket to see Robert speak at the South London People’s Assembly, 4 October 2014 Robert is a BECTU union shop steward at the Ritzy Cinema, Brixton. Tehy have jsut settled a long running dispute with the management which involved ten days of strike action adn numerous demonstrations. They won a deal that […]


Betty Joseph, NUT National Executive, to speak at South London People’s Assembly, 4 October 2014

Click here to book your to see Betty speak at the  South London Peoples Assembly, 4 October 2014 Bettyis  an experienced Trade Union activist and has been NUT Joint Branch Secretary in Southwark since 2004. Betty has been a primary teacher at Joseph Lancaster, now Globe Academy, since 1999. Betty is currently Vice Chair and NUT representative […]

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Diane Abbott MP

Diane Abbott MP speaking at SLPA2

    Click here to book your to see Diane speak at the  South London Peoples Assembly, 4 October 2014 Diane Abbott was elected to the House of Commons in 1987 becoming the first black woman ever elected to the British Parliament. Diane was born in London in 1953. She attended the grammar school Harrow County […]


Yasmin Alibhai-Brown, broadcaster and writer, to speak at SLPA2 , 4 October 2014

Click here to book your to see Yasmin speak at the  South London Peoples Assembly, 4 October 2014 Yasmin Alibhai-Brown is a journalist, writer and commentator. She writes for amongst other publications The Guardian, The Independent and New Statesman. She won the George Orwell Prize for political journalism in 2002 and the Emma Award for […]

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