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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Upcoming Events

Compass West Midlands – Closing the inequality gap

Wednesday 28 January 2015, 7pm
The Priory Rooms, 40 Bull Street, Birmingham, B4 6AF

Last month’s West Midlands Compass discussion on social and economic insecurity was a great success, with arrangements for the next West Mids event on closing the inequality gap already in place.

'Closing the Inequality Gap - Progressive change and the politics of networks' (A joint Equality...

Compass Taunton Meeting

Saturday 17 January 2015, 10:00 am
The Corner House Hotel, Park Street, Taunton

This will be our 6th meeting and we will be discussing many topics including Compass campaigns, publications and politics in Taunton. At previous meetings we have discussed many issues from tactical voting, Scotland and the Compass publication "The Bridge" to the railways and local service...

Compass Red & Green Huddersfield – ‘How can we challenge prejudice?’

Thursday 8 January 2015, 7.30pm
The Red and Green Club

'How can we challenge prejudice?'

The aim of this open meeting is to look at how we challenge prejudice in a non-confrontational, progressive way by living our values, and by showing a respectful and human way of interacting and communicating with people. The discussion will be introduced...

Public Ownership For Railways Protest

Monday 5 January 2015, 07:00 - 19:00
Various Stations

On Friday 2nd January 2015, rail fares will be rising again and above the rate of inflation.

As it stands people in the Britain already pay some of the highest fares in Europe and will continue to do so after this near 5% raise. The private franchise experiment on rail has not worked. The...

Past Events

Compass Cymru South Wales: The Challenge for Progressives

Monday 24 November 2014, Monday 24th November 6pm-8pm
Suite 4, Unite Building, 1 Cathedral Road, Cardiff, CF11 9HA

The Challenge for Progressives / Y Her Blaengar 

Rhwydwaith Compass De Cymru/ Compass Cymru South Wales Network

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Croeso cynnes i chi gyd! Rydym yn falch i gyflwyno Rhwydwaith Compass De Cymru! Dros yr Hydref, bydden cyfarfod gyda’n...

Compass West Midlands: The Problem of Social and Economic Insecurity – What are the Solutions?

Wednesday 19 November 2014, 19:30 - 21:30
William Penn Room, The Priory Rooms, Quaker Meeting House, 40 Bull Street, Birmingham B4 6AF

The problem of Social and economic insecurity - what are the solutions? A discussion event for Compass members and supporters led by Michael Orton, whose report for Compass 'Something's Not Right: Insecurity and an Anxious Nation' will be published shortly. This will be an informal evemt with the emphasis on identifying progressive and positive solutions.

Compass Taunton Meeting

Saturday 15 November 2014, 10.00 am
The Cosy Club

Compass Taunton is an alternative or an addition to the local political parties and we can campaign on any issue that you think is relevant to building a more equal, sustainable and democratic society.

When: Staurday 15th November

Where: The Cosy Club, Corporation Street, Taunton TA1...

Democracy and Collective Action in the Twenty-First Century

Tuesday 11 November 2014, 18:30 - 20:30
House Of Commons, Committee Room 6, SW1A 0AA

On Tuesday 11th November they will be joined by several prominent speakers from the progressive Left to discuss the future of collective action, horizontal and vertical forms of democracy, the problematic place of individualism in contemporary culture, and what possibilities might exist for a realistic radicalism in the twenty-first century.

Huddersfield: How to do we make the Good Society?

Monday 10 November 2014, 7:30pm
The Red and Green Club, 42 Bankwell Road, Milnsbridge HD3 4LU

Come along and discuss how we can build the Good Society with Compass Chair Neal Lawson. 

When: Monday 10 November, 7:30pm

Where: The Red and Green Club, 42 Bankwell Road, Milnsbridge HD3 4LU

The Red & Green Club is a non-aligned centre for radical ideas, creative discussion, culture and...

Compass Cymru South Wales: Towards a New Union

Monday 27 October 2014, Monday October 27th 6pm-8pm
Suite 4, Unite Building, 1 Cathedral Road, Cardiff, CF11 9HA

Here at Compass Cymru South Wales Network, we are pleased to announce our Autumn programme. If you live in the South Wales area and are interested, please feel free to contact us and get involved!

"Towards a new Union" - the UK, democracy and making your voice heard

We're especially looking...

Brighton & Hove Compass: Launch Event

Thursday 23 October 2014, 19.30
Pelham Room, Brighthelm Centre, North Road BN1 1YD

A small group of local people in Brighton and Hove want to set up a Brighton and Hove Compass group because we believe that, together, we can make an important contribution to the development of progressive ideas and policies in the city.

When: Thursday 23rd October - 19.30

Where: Pelham...

Liberal Democrat Conference SLF Fringe Event

Sunday 5 October 2014, 18.15-19.15
Glasgow, Crowne Plaza, Castle 2

Event: Votes vs Values: Did we get it right in 2010? Where to strike the balance in 2015?

When: 5th October, 18.15-19.15
Speakers: Neal Lawson (Compass), Alistair Carmichael MP, Adrian Sanders MP (invited), Allegra Stratton (BBC Newsnight)
Chair: Linda Jack  (SLF Executive)