Hugh Goulbourne co-hosts workshop to kick off new anti-racism project in Kirklees

I was delighted to join and speak on behalf of Kirklees Diversity = Innovation Network at our Race Equality Week workshop yesterday in Dewsbury – enabling a mix of local organisations sharing challenges, insights and advice on how to address micro-aggressions and support colleagues through effective allyship. The main message from all speakers was that […]

Hugh Goulbourne leads award winning campaign to save our high streets

Hugh picked up a national campaign recognition award from the Cooperative Party for work to save our high streets over the past 24 months. Collecting the award from Jim McMahon MP, Chair of the Coop Party, Hugh thanked John Drewery and others from his local Coop Party for helping to deliver this brilliant campaign. To […]

Hugh Goulbourne wins election to Labour’s National Constitutional Committee

The National Constitutional Committee is the Labour Party’s top disciplinary body, tasked with looking at any complaints (other than those which are handled by Labour’s new Independent Review Board and Independent Complaints Board) that are referred upwards to it by the Party’s ruling national executive committee (NEC). Having received delegate votes representing nearly 200,000 votes […]

Hugh Goulbourne challenges Labour leader to do more for small businesses

Under the Conservatives, Britain’s economy and our West Yorkshire economy have stagnated. We are the only G7 nation that has an economy smaller than it was pre-pandemic. This is no coincidence. 13 years of underinvestment has led to low growth, low wages, high prices and high insecurity for working people all across Britain. With inflation outstripping wages, good […]