We're excited to say we now have a full line-up of speakers for this year's Conference on Saturday 10th November.
Dr Phil Hammond - A doctor, journalist, broadcaster, campaigner and comedian, Phil Hammond has been endorsed as NHA Party PPC for North East Somerset. Phil qualified as a GP in 1991 and currently works in a specialist NHS centre for children and adolescents with chronic fatigue syndrome/ME. Phil has been Private Eye’s medical correspondent since 1992.
Richard Murphy - A chartered accountant and political economist, Richard Murphy has bee described by The Guardian as an 'anti-poverty campaigner and tax expert'. He is a Professor of Practice in International Political Economy at City University and director of Tax Research UK. In 2015 Richard was named as the Economic Justice Campaigner of the Year by the Sheila McKechnie Foundation.
Susan Ryland - co-editor of 'A New Way of Doing Politics: Working together to challenge a "safe" Tory seat', regarding the 2017 cross-party campaign to unseat Jeremy Hunt. Susan was the 2015 Green Party candidate who stood down to back the progressive alliance supporting Dr Louise Irvine in that campaign. She is an artist, researcher, political activist, and vice-chair of SW Surrey Compass.