Entries by cookiewp

Jonathan Farr

I am a disabled person with a hidden disability and also a carer. I gave up a successful career in Local Government as a Public Transport Manager to care for my brother. I have since taken a part time position working for a local charity managing their ‘Mobility Hub’ providing a Shopmobility scheme and offering […]

Matthew Luke

I am standing for election to the committee of Disability Labour because I want to contribute to our ongoing struggle for equality. I believe the work of the group Disability Equality Act Labour (DEAL) has the potential to be transformative to the way the Labour Party treats disabled members internally as well as in the […]

Nico Pollen (Existing Exec member).

Nico Pollen for DL Exec Committee  I am a retired mental health worker, psychotherapist and dramatherapist. I have worked with people with learning disabilities ,asylum severs, victims of torture and homeless people. As a member of the Patient and Public Involvement Forum for for a Mental Health Trust, I have been involved in policy making. […]

John Hunt

Nomination  statement form for election to Disability Labour Exec AGM   Name: prof John  Hunt FRGS Nomination statement Prof John Hunt: John, known locally and by former students as the “ punk professor”   [is an active environmentalist & professor of climatechange forced into early medical retirement by a stroke [ aged  42] terminating his […]

Saghir Alam

I have been involved with Labour Party since my school days as teenager. I have also worked towards building a fairer society for all especially people who are most excluded. I have been Chairman of Action on Disability and Development a International a Development Agency. I was a Member the Statutory Committee of the Equality […]

Simon Lydiard (Existing Secretary).

Simon Lydiard – Election Statement for the Executive Committee. I was elected to the Executive Committee at the last Annual General Meeting, along with a group of like-minded comrades, with a mission to transform Disability Labour. I was appointed Secretary and, along with Lorraine Harding (Deputy Secretary), I have tried to improve the running of […]