Fundraising dinner for Durham Miners Gala

I have organised a fundraising dinner hosted by SME4Labour to support Durham Miners Gala. 

 

 

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SME4Labour hosted a fundraising dinner for the Friends of Durham Miners’ Gala at Troia Restaurant on Wednesday, 9th May 2018.

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The lively dinner attended by many activists, Labour members of parliament and trade unions has raised £5000 which will go directly to supporting Durham Miners Gala (the Big Meeting).

 

 

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Members of SME4Labour Executive Board were joined by Chairman of Durham Miners’ Association Joseph Whitworth and Secretary of the Association Alan Cummings.

 

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Other distinguished guests included Tim Roache, General Secretary the GMB Union; Dave Ward, General Secretary of the Communication Workers’ Union (CWU); Doug Nicholls, General Secretary of the General Federation of Trade Unions (GFTU); Mick Whelan, General Secretary of the Associated Society of Locomotive Engineers and Firemen (ASLEF); Simon Dubbins, Director of International & Research at Unite the Union; Labour Party Chairman Ian Lavery MP; Shadow Minister for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Bill Esterson MP; Shadow Secretary of State for Health Jonathan Ashworth MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Tony Lloyd MP; Shadow Minister for Justice Gloria De Piero MP; Jo Stevens MP and Shadow Minister for Education and Children and Families Emma Lewell-Buck MP.

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