Entries by cookiewp

Gerard Smyth

I have been disabled all of my live, growing up I have experienced many forms of discrimination. I have used my knowledge of disability to create a career in the field of disability access, I studied the Building regulations,! consulted on the creation of the Disability Equality act. I setup and ran a for charity […]

Andrew Weston

My name is Andrew, I have a coordination disability and autism. I am an active member of my local CLP and Unite. I am standing for the Disability Labour Executive Committee. I have lived experience of the challenges many of us face, including discrimination at work (at a previous workplace). I’m an experienced advocate for […]

Anne Musker

I would be happy to serve the Executive Committee as I can. I am  a solicitor and have worked for the past 20 years on the National Autistic Society’s Education Rights Service having which I helped set up.  More recently I have advised on PIP and ESA appeals with my first client being a street-homeless […]

Anne Pridmore (existing Exec member).

Having spent over 34 years as a campaigner in the disabilities rights movement, I have accrued a great deal of valuable experience and expertise in a diverse variety of issues that affect disabled people.  As a disabled woman myself, I have lived experience of disability and the obstacles we face   In 1988  I chaired […]

Cari Bishop Jones

Professionally, I was a residential and day social worker in both the United Kingdom and the Netherlands before becoming a counsellor and psychotherapist.  I currently live in South Wales where I am a director of a community interest company that offers wellbeing provisions and I am an active member of the my profession body’s Diversity & […]

Dave Townsend (Existing Co-Vice chair).

Currently I’m co-Vice-Chair of Disability Labour and Disability Officer of Weston-super-Mare Constituency Labour Party. My partner and I have 4 children, 2 of whom are on the Autistic Spectrum. I have experience in provision for children with Special Educational Needs.  I have experience of contact with Adult & Children’s Social Services. I’m medically retired. I […]

Doug Holton

Hackney N and Stoke Newington CLP. Co-Disability Officer. Equity, N&E London; Hackney Trades Union Council. Disability Officer and Secretary of both. Member Disabled Members Network and Regional Council LESE Region TUC. Left wing LP activist determined to build a united disability movement. I proposed a motion (carried unanimously) to Equity my trades union campaign to […]

Jack Wilfan

I’m Jack Wilfan and have been a member of the Labour for almost 5 years (in March). I’m a passionate labour supporter and have helped in many general, local and regular campaigns. I’m Labour through and through and although have my internal political differences with others, know that we all want a Labour government so […]