The Compass office and Compass groups all over the UK run events to bring people together to discuss current issues, create policies and organise for action. Many of our events are recorded and you can listen to them in our Library.


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Past Events

Compass Taunton social

Thursday 19 November 2015, 7:30pm
The Cosy Club, Corporation Street, Taunton

Everyone is warmly invited to a last minute social of Compass Taunton this Thursday, 19th November from 7:30PM. It's a chance to meet and chat with other like-minded people and also decide on what subjects and campaigns the group will work on. 

When: Thursday November 17th 2015,...

West London Compass and My Fair London meeting: Big Education with Ken Spours

Tuesday 17 November 2015, 19.30
Northfields Community Centre, 71a Northcroft Road, London, W13 9SS

West London Compass and My Fair London, a campaigning organisation for equality in the capital, warmly invite you to their second joint meeting.

They will discuss the general thrust of the paper  'Big Education, Learning in the 21st Century' with some thoughts by Prof Ken Spours, main author...

Birmingham – Electoral Reform Special Event

Tuesday 17 November 2015, 7 - 9pm

Electoral Reform Special Event - Tuesday 17 November 2015 - 7pm-9pm Birmingham

First Past The Post allowed the Tories a majority government supported by only 24% of the electorate Since 1918 there's been 450 women MPs - that's fewer than the number of male MPs there are today The...

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(Bilingual message, please scroll down for English) 

Dyma groeso cynnes ichi ymuno â Compass am sgwrs ar:  

‘Wedi'r don o gefnogaeth i Corbyn: Beth nesaf ar gyfer ddemocratiaeth gymdeithasol?'


Sgwrs gan yr Athro David Marquand,...

Liverpool: Together we can!

Thursday 29 October 2015, 19:00 - 21:00
Quaker (Friends) Meeting House, Liverpool 1

As the political parties return from their annual conferences across the country, we, the citizens of Liverpool City-Region, will be taking stock. We will be deciding how we can best work together for the sake of our most vulnerable fellow citizens, for the future of our children and young...

Radical Hope Sheffield

Saturday 24 October 2015, 09:30-16.00

When: Saturday October 24th, 10am - 4pm
Where: The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield S1

Please book:

For enquires please email Jane Thomas, Compass Associate:

These are turbulent times....

Birmingham: Movement building workshop with Zoe Williams

Wednesday 7 October 2015, 7pm - 9pm
Impact Hub Birmingham, 58 Oxford St, Birmingham B5 5NY

Movement Building!  with Guardian writer Zoe Williams, 7 October, 7pm-9pm, Impact Hub Birmingham, 58 Oxford St, Birmingham B5 5NY

Zoe Williams is an acclaimed Guardian columnist and political commentator whose latest book - Get it Together: why we deserve better politics - is "a...

Devolution & London

Wednesday 7 October 2015, 7:30pm
West Ham Supporters’ Club, Castle Street, off Green Street

Everyone is warmly invited to join a discussion organised by Compass Newham & the Newham Fabians with

Chaired by Julianne Marriott

- Jeremy Fraser - former leader of Southwark Council
- David Robinson - Co-author of Changing London
- Tessa Jowell - Former Olympics Minister
- Robert Hanley -...

West London: What about equality?

Tuesday 6 October 2015, 7:30pm
Northfields Community hall, 71A Northcroft Road, W13 9SS

Joint gathering of the West London branches of



Inequality in London - How Much, How it Hurts Us, What to do? 

Speaker - Sean Baine,  Chairperson the Equality Trust

Plus - Introduction  to My Fair London and its “My Fair Council” campaign.


At this year's Labour Party conference we have a brilliant lineup of progressive political voices to discuss how we can build alliances for a new economy that works for people and planet.


Neal Lawson, Compass (Chair)
Lisa Nandy MP
Caroline Lucas MP (Green Party)
George Keravan MP...

Green Party Conference – How do we get PR?

Sunday 27 September 2015, 2.30PM-3.45PM

Compass will be taking part in this lunchtime panel on the subject of how we get proportional representation. What needs to happen to ensure that there is never again a repeat of the unfairness of the 2015 General Election?


Rupert Read (Green Party), Chair
Neal Lawson (Compass)

After Corbyn’s victory: what next for social movements?

Sunday 27 September 2015, 6.30-8.30pm
BMECP Centre, 10a Fleet Street, Brighton, BN1 4ZE

Join us, Global Justice Now, Fuel Poverty Action and Red Pepper in Brighton on the 27 September

Jeremy Corbyn's victory as Labour Party leader has blown politics in this country wide open. A huge space has opened up on the left that needs to be claimed. 

How do we claim the space? Should...