English Labour

Andy Burnham – no I wouldn’t have an English Parliament – I am born in Liverpool, of Irish ancestry, of Scottish links in the past and close to Wales

Andy Burnham – no I wouldn’t have an English Parliament – I am born in Liverpool, of Irish ancestry, of Scottish links in the past and close to Wales

Andy Burnham – NO I wouldn’t have an English Parliament – I am born in Liverpool, of Irish ancestry, of Scottish links in the past and close to Wales. The impact of Andy Burnham’s denial of an English political voice is that the Barnett Formula (the funding allocation for the UK) remains unreformed and unfair […]

Campaigning for England : Your chance to make a difference

Campaigning for England : Your chance to make a difference

Campaigning for England : Your chance to make a difference Constitution Unit Events: Devolution in England Monday 10 April 2017, 13:00 – 14:30 BST, Devolution in England was given a boost by George Osborne’s support for the ‘Northern Powerhouse’ and other devolution deals, whereby Councils were encouraged to come together to form combined authorities with […]

Chuka Umunna’s regional migrant quota plans blasted as SMOKESCREEN to keep free movement

Chuka Umunna’s regional migrant quota plans blasted as SMOKESCREEN to keep free movement

CHUKA UMUNNA has been blasted for putting forward a “raving mad” regional migration scheme for the UK – with one critic claiming the Remoaner MP is attempting a “smoke and mirrors ploy” to keep free movement. Daily Express By JOEY MILLAR PUBLISHED: 09:55, Fri, Jan 6, 2017 | UPDATED: 10:32, Fri, Jan 6, 2017 Mr […]

To govern again, Labour must do a deal with the SNP and focus on England

To govern again, Labour must do a deal with the SNP and focus on England

This article in The ‘NewStatesman’ entitled ‘To govern again, Labour must do a deal with the SNP and focus on England’ States: Labour will need the support of Scottish MPs to govern in future. Therefore, undesirable though it may be for some, a deal with the SNP seems inevitable. Then please ponder this quote from […]

Labour must stop feeling repulsed by the idea of Englishness

Labour must stop feeling repulsed by the idea of Englishness

The CEP welcomes Tristram Hunt’s article. It was refreshing to see that this Labour MP for Stoke on Trent central is engaging with the concerns being expressed by many across England. The Labour Party unfortunately has a long way to go as its leadership is still resistant to creating an English Labour Party. We urge people who support […]

Billy Bragg: Here’s how Labour can truly “speak for England”

Billy Bragg: Here’s how Labour can truly “speak for England”

Rather than seeking to wrap itself in the Cross of St George in the hope of looking patriotic, the Labour Party should show us that they really do believe in this country by raising the flag over a parliament for England. By Billy Bragg “Who Will Speak For England?” demanded the Daily Mail in a […]

The missing word in the Beckett Report: Nationalism

The missing word in the Beckett Report: Nationalism

At last a prominent Labour Party member is expressing the concerns felt by many people living in England. The CEP attended the Centre for English identity and Politics event on the 18th January when ‘English Issues in the 2015 General Election’ were discussed. During the event, one Pollster mentioned that in their survey, 83% of […]