Labour Irish kicks-off St Patrick's week

The Labour Party Irish Society tonight welcomed dozens of members, MPs and Peers to its St Patrick's reception where Derry Girls star Siobhan McSweeney presented our Gerry Ryan Community Award to the Irish Council for Prisoners Overseas. Continue reading

Labour Irish AGM calls for EU final say vote

The Labour Party Irish Society has overwhelming voted in favour of giving the public a final say whether or not we leave the European Union. Continue reading


Thanks to all our members who attended the AGM this week. These are the results of the elections: Continue reading

Recognising Northern Ireland's unique situation

The EU Withdrawal Treaty must take into account the unique situation of Northern Ireland in the debate over the backstop.  Continue reading

Labour Irish campaign to Repeal the 8th

The Labour Party Irish Society are long-time supporters of women's reproductive rights, on both sides of the border, which is why we went to Dublin for the Repeal the 8th campaign. Continue reading

Stand up for equal marriage in Northern Ireland

It's time to stand up and be heard in the fight for equal marriage in Northern Ireland as Conor McGinn's Bill returns to parliament on Friday 11th May. Continue reading

GOTV for Labour in the local elections

With more members than ever before, the Labour Party Irish Society is determined that we do our bit for Labour's Irish candidates and communities in the local elections. Continue reading

A Route Map To Marriage Equality

If the politicians cannot get their act together, the LGBT people of Northern Ireland should not have to wait any longer. Continue reading

Marriage for all, now!

Marriage Week celebrates commitment and reminds us that not everyone in the United Kingdom can get married. We will not forget Northern Ireland in the fight for LGBT equality. Continue reading

A hard Brexit means hard borders

Brexit is the biggest issue in British-Irish politics which is why the Labour party must create a specific Brexit Policy Commission.   Continue reading