Leeds NW Labour celebrates International Women’s Day: Yvette Cooper launches our series. Achievements, challenges and plans.

Leeds NW CLP are publishing a series of articles by Labour women during the week running up to International Women’s Day on 8 March. Here’s the first to whet your appetite.

Leeds North West Constituency

Next Saturday, 8 March, is International Women’s Day.
As part of the celebration of that, we will be publishing a series of posts over the next days by women – about women.

We kick off today with a piece from Yvette Cooper, MP for Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford – and Labour’s Shadow Home Secretary, until last year Shadow Women and Equalities Minister. Yvette was in Leeds NW last night at our sell-out fundraising and social event. Labour women at Leeds NW social event Labour women at Leeds NW social event She writes here about Labour’s achievements, challenges – and plans.

Make sure you follow all our series.
And sign up to hear more from us.

Yvette Cooper on Labour and Women
Labour has worked hard to promote women in the party

We have 86 women MPs, over 2000 women councillors, and women leading the Labour Lords, Labour in the Scottish Parliament and our MEPs.
Over 50%…

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