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Labour Party Irish Society membership is open to all members of the Labour Party. Whether you are Irish by birth, descent, through your partner or by marriage, or if you are interested in the Irish community in Britain and Irish affairs—this is the place for you!

You can update and pay your membership by visiting our membership page.

  • Upcoming events

    Brexit: The Irish Questions
    Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 01:00 PM · 5 rsvps
    Hanover Room, Brighthelm Centre

     

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    Open to all but please note that capacity is limited. This is not a ticket event but let us know if you would like to attend. Arrive on time to avoid disappointment.

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  • From the blog

    Countdown to St Patrick's Day!

    Two weeks to go until our St Patrick's Day celebration!
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    Guest blog: Labour's Michael Cashman on Northern Ireland marriage equality vote

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    As a campaigner for human rights and civil liberties I believe Monday's vote on equal marriage in Northern Ireland is a crucial opportunity for the Assembly to stand up for equality and proudly state that civil marriage should be open to all citizens, whether lesbian, gay or straight. How we treat our citizens defines us as a society, and it cannot be right to continue to discriminate on the basis of a person’s sexuality.

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    It's time for marriage equality in Northern Ireland

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    Next week the Northern Ireland Assembly will vote on whether civil marriage should be open to all citizens, whether lesbian, gay or straight. This is the fifth debate on marriage equality in recent years the first since the historic referendum vote in the Republic of Ireland earlier this year.

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