Fabian Women’s Network at Labour Party Conference

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The first event should say:

Women in Public Life Awards
Join us for the launch of the 2012/13 Women in Public Life Awards, to celebrate women making their mark in the party and furthering women’s participation in politics, the media and business, as well as standing up for the rights of women in Afghanistan and across the world.
Date: Sunday 30th September
Time: 19:15-21:15
Featuring: Yvette Cooper, Shadow Home Secretary and Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities
Alison McGovern MP, International Development Select Committee Member
Melanie Ward, Head of Advocacy, ActionAid UK
Polly Toynbee, Journalist and Writer
RSVP: Florence.RDV@actionaid.org

How can Labour solve the Childcare crisis?
Date: Monday 1 October
Time: 12:30-14:00
Venue: Exchange 2&3 Manchester Central (inside secure zone)
Featuring: Stephen Twigg MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Education; Seema Malhotra MP (chair); Sam Smethers, Chief Executive, Grandparents Plus; Purnima Tanuku OBE, Chief Executive of National Day Nurseries Association.
Fabian Women’s Network in association with Family Planning Institute, The Family Room and Co-operative Party.
No need to book, just turn up!

Two speed Europe: are women being left behind?
Date: Tuesday 2 October
Time: 19:45-21:15
Featuring: Emma Reynolds MP, Shadow Minister for Europe; Ivana Bartoletti, editor, Fabiana; Linda McAvan MEP; Dr Roberta Guerrina, University of Surrey; Felicity Slater (chair).
Fabian Women’s Network in association with the Fabian Society and Labour Movement for Europe.
Venue: Lord Mayor’s Parlour, Manchester Town Hall (outside secure zone)
No need to book, just turn up!