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Labour Governments, John Halstead, Notts & Derbyshire Labour HS

20.01.2018, 2:00 pm

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On Saturday, 20th January, 2018, commencing at 2.00 pm (doors open at 1.30 pm) at Chesterfield Labour Club, Saltergate, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 1NF  John Halstead will give a talk on the subject of Labour Governments:  Economics and Politics – 1929-1931 – MacDonald and Snowden and 2007-2010 – Brown and Darling.

John Halstead is a long-standing Labour Party member who studied economics and politics at the LSE. His tutors included Ralph Turvey and E.J. Mishan (public finance); Ralph Miliband and Bernard Crick (politics). After ten years in central government service, he taught industrial workers – including Derbyshire miners – at the University of Sheffield Extramural Department. He is a Vice-President of the Society for the Study of Labour History. His main publications relate to nineteenth-century radical history in the Huddersfield district.

For more information see ndlhs.wordpress.com


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Notts and Derbyshire Labour History Society
01246 270628
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Chesterfield Labour Club
113 Saltergate
Chesterfield, Derbys S40 1NF United Kingdom
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