"You are looking at our website either because you are already a member and want to see what we are up to in Bury North, or because you are interested in what the Labour Party is doing in the area. Whatever your interest – welcome!" Cllr Susan Southworth, Chair of Bury North CLP
A message from the Chair of the Bury North Constituency Labour Party,
Chair – Susan Southworth
I am Susan Southworth and I am the Chair of Bury North Constituency Labour Party; I am also a Bury Councillor representing Elton Ward.
Bury North Labour Party meets monthly, apart from August and December, and there we have discussions and visiting speakers. Details of these will be posted on this website, and I hope you will be able to join us soon. All meetings are open to none-members, but we might just try to encourage you to join! We are a very open group of people with a range of views and opinions and we will make you feel welcome.
If you would like more information, or there is anything your not sure about, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
I look forward to meeting you soon.
John Smith, Secretary
John Smith, Secretary
Our Secretary John Smith has formally been a Labour councillor in Bury many years and was the deputy leader of Bury Metropolitan Borough Council, John was previously a science teacher before coming to the world of politics. John is husband to Cllr Stella Smith (East Ward) and Father to Cllr Lucy Smith (Besses Ward), who continue the Smith family tradition of being prominent members of Bury Labour Group.
I have been a member of the party for over 12 years and I am a keen trade unionist and campaigner for minority equality and social justice. Cllr Sandra Walmsley, Vice Chair
Sandra Walmsley – Vice Chair
Sandra is Vice Chair of the CLP which is a supporting role to the chair, secretary and executive committee on all CLP matters and standing in when the chair is unavailable. Sandra is a councillor in Moorside Ward and after beating a sitting Tory in 2010 has increased her majority each year which led to her re-election a third time in May 2018 in which she gained the highest share of the vote in any ward. Sandra works part time as a caseworker for James Frith MP and studies Criminology and Sociology at the University of Salford.
Christine Roberts, Vice Chair/Membership Secretary
"I am Treasurer for Bury North CLP, a role I have held since 2014. I've been a party member for over 20 years and lived in North Manor, Bury for over 25 years, having been raised in Norfolk." Sean Wells, Treasurer of Bury North CLP
Treasurer – Sean Wells
Sean is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants and works as a General Manager in a leading global technology services organization. He is married with four children and outside work enjoys the varying fortunes of Norwich City Football Club and is a GB Team Age-Group triathlete.