Banbury Constituency Labour Party

Fundraising

  • Featured guest: Neil Kinnock
    Featured guest: Neil Kinnock

The Banbury Constituency Labour Party enjoys an active schedule of fundraising events designed to raise funds for vital campaigning efforts.

In recent years, we have been highly successful in attracting some really interesting speakers as well as managing to put the ‘fun’ back into ‘fundraising’ by staging various quizzes, dances and parties. There are primarily 3 sorts of fundraising event:

  • Supper Club Speakers: as well as enjoying a home-cooked 3 course meal, attendees are treated to some fascinating discussions, including question and answer sessions, from political luminaries. These have recently included:
      • Lord Alf Dubs – 11 March 2017 – Adderbury Institute
      • Keir Starmer MP – 10th February 2017 – Cornhill Centre
      • Ethan Gutmann – 16 September 2016 – Cornhill Centre
      • Professor Danny Dorling – 16 July 2016 – The Institute, Adderbury
      • Christian Wolmar – 27 November 2015 – The Institute, Adderbury
      • Andrew Smith MP – 30 October 2015 – The Institute, Adderbury
      • Anneliese Dodds MEP – 5 June 2015 – The Institute, Adderbury
      • Professor Tom Buchanan 1 April 2015 – The Institute, Adderbury
      • Julie Carpenter – 28 January 2015 – Jaypur Restaurant, Banbury
      • Rodney Bickerstaff -14 November 2014 – The Institute, Adderbury
      • Margaret Beckett MP – 10 July 2014 – Dupuis Centre, St Johns, Banbury
      • David Edgar, playwright – 14 March 2014 – The Institute, Adderbury
      • Shabana Mahmood MP – 20 February 2014 – The Institute Adderbury
      • Dave & Heather Wetzel, Labour Land Campaign – January 29th 2014 – Jaypur, Banbury
      • Michael Meacher MP – November 30th 2013 – The Institute, Adderbury
      • Anneliese Dodds and John Howarth, Euro 2014 candidates for SE Region – Sept 2013 – The Institute Adderbury
      • Jack Dromey MP – June 2013 – St John’s, Banbury
      • Angela Eagle MP – March 2013 – The Institute Adderbury
      • Terry Davis, former Secretary General of The Council for Europe – January 2013
      • Tom Watson MP – November 2012 – The Institute, Adderbury
      • Rachel Reeves MP – September 2012 – The Institute, Adderbury
      • Peter Hain MP – June 2012 – The Cornhill Centre, Banbury
      • Roy Hattersley – January 2012 – The Institute, Adderbury
      • Chris Mullen – October 2011 – Jubilee Hall, Bloxham
      • Neil Kinnock – March 2011 – Banbury Town Hall
      • Paul Flynn MP – January 2011 – Jubilee Hall, Bloxham

    Quizzes and Parties: whether it’s a ‘Call My Bluff’ evening, a more traditional pub quiz or a Summer or Christmas party, there’s always something going on to ensure like-minded people can get together, discuss the issues and enjoy each other’s company.

All of our Fundraising events are open to friends of Labour as well as official Members and each event is listed in the Meetings & Events Calendar. For any enquiries about Fundraising Events, email mlevansyoung@aol.com.

 

BONUS BALL BONANZA!

Pay £10 to enter for a chance to win £20

– every week for the next 10 weeks.

Simply select a number from 1 to 49 and win £20 if your number is the Bonus Ball number in the Saturday weekly National Lottery draw. All proceeds, excluding winnings, contribute to the constituency Fundraising activity. There is no limit to the number of times that you can win.

To play, send an email with ‘Bonus Ball’ in the subject line and your preferred number (if it’s already taken, a different number will be issued to you) plus a telephone contact number to mlevansyoung@aol.com. There’s no limit to the number of different numbers that you can buy but each number costs £10.