Saturday, 18 December 2010

Where to find Stella Creasy MP this week

  • Monday 20 December participating in Education Questions to try to keep up the pressure for a rethink by the Government on their decision to abolish School Sports Partnerships
  • Tuesday 21 December hoping to ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer about the impact of his cuts on families in Walthamstow and supporting the Television and Radio Advertising (Credit and Debt Management Services) bill
Please note my office will close for the Christmas and New Year period on Thursday 23 December and re-open on Tuesday 4 January 2011. 

Sunday, 5 December 2010

Walthamstow Labour Party's Festive (and family friendly) Fundraiser Sunday 19 December

At The Welcome Centre, Walthamstow Village 3-6pm 

Special guests: Tessa Jowell MP & Vernon Coaker MP!  Join us on Sunday 19 December at the Welcome Centre in Walthamstow village next to St Mary's Church for a festive afternoon of fun and fundraising for Labour! All are welcome at this event which is in a venue just three minutes walk from Walthamstow Central Station.

Our special guests are the Rt Hon Tessa Jowell MP, Labour's Spokesperson on the Olympics, and Vernon Coaker MP, Shadow Police Minister. There'll be activities for children of all ages including facepainting and party games as well as musical performances and of course lots of festive food!

Tickets are £12 in advance (£15 on the door), £8 for OAPs and unwaged and £3 each for under 11s - or you can buy a family ticket for just £25! To book call Sarah on 020 8520 6586 or you can buy tickets in advance online with this donation form by donating these amounts. We will contact you to confirm your place at this event once this is received.

You can also use this form to make a donation towards the work that we are doing here in Walthamstow and nationally even if you can't attend on the 19th. If you are able to help with this event in other ways - for example through providing decorations or food- please do get in touch too! 

We're grateful for the kind support of Unison Labour Link for this event - all the funds raised at this event will go to the Walthamstow Constituency Campaign Fund. If you have any questions about this event please do get in touch or call Sarah on 020 8520 6586. Hope to see you on the 19th! 

Saturday, 4 December 2010

Labour Party Meetings this month

These are some of the meetings happening in the local party this month. You can find more details on some meetings by looking at the Calendars page

  • Monday 6th: South Branch
  • Monday 13th: East and West Branches
  • Thursday 16th: Full council (not strictly a Labour party meeting, but of interest to many members)
  • Sunday 19th: Festive family fundraiser

Where to find Stella Creasy MP this week

  • Monday 6 December holding an advice surgery which is for pre-booked appointments only. To book an appointment, call 020 8521 1223.
  • Tuesday 7 December continuing to participate in the standing committee on the National Insurance Contributions Bill and speaking at a rally on the campaign to end legal loan sharking. See below for details.
  • Wednesday 8 December participating in the Public Accounts Committee which will be on Official Error within the Department for Work and Pensions.
  • Thursday 9 December continuing to participate in the standing committee on the National Insurance Contributions Bill, attending the vote on tuition fees to speak against these proposals and participating in ITV London’s Question Time panel.
  • Friday 10 December campaigning outside the legal loan sharks in Walthamstow High Street and speaking at the Chingford Labour Party Christmas Social.
  • Saturday 11 December attending the Lea Bridge library Christmas party.