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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.

It’s Bloody Complicated – In Conversation with Ed Miliband

29 September 2020, 6pm

This week we’re joined by Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Ed Miliband. Ed is best […]

It’s Bloody Complicated – Panel Discussion on Care

22 September 2020, 18.00-19.00

Long before Covid hit, it was evident to many that the UK was hurtling towards a crisis of Care. Now […]

Is Universal Basic Income the big Liberal idea?

21 September 2020, 19.00-20.00

Join Sir Vince Cable and Vicky Pryce in discussing UBI with Leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats Jane Dodds. Monday 21st September 7-8pm (UK BST) Liberals […]

How can Labour councils connect with their communities – lessons from lockdown

21 September 2020, 13.30-14.30

This event has now passed, but the video is available to watch back here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J8xkYEDnkgQ&t=44s On Monday 21st September, 1.30-2.30pm, […]

The Future of Labour: plural, green and egalitarian?

21 September 2020, 17.00-18.30

This event has now passed, but the audio recording is available to listen back at https://youtu.be/HNb4U_214g4 On Monday 21st September, […]

It’s Bloody Complicated – Panel Discussion on Electoral Reform

15 September 2020, 6pm

This week we’re hosting another panel discussion – this time focussing on electoral reform, specifically Proportional Representation, and why we […]

Introduction to Compass Local Groups

9 September 2020, 6pm

As a supporter of Compass, you are one of tens of thousands of people across the country who believe that […]

It’s Bloody Complicated – In Conversation with Matthew Taylor

8 September 2020, 6pm

On Tuesday 8th September we will be joined on Zoom by Matthew Taylor, writer, broadcaster, and CEO of the RSA. […]

It’s Bloody Complicated – Lessons from Corbyn with Laura Parker, Jeremy Gilbert, and Bea Campbell

1 September 2020, 6pm

It’s safe to say that Corbyn’s leadership divided opinion within the Labour Party, and the aftershocks of those divisions are […]

It’s Bloody Complicated – Compass and Basic Income (part 2)

25 August 2020, 6pm

In May, Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said in no uncertain terms that universal basic income is an “idea whose […]

It’s Bloody Complicated – Compass and Basic Income (part 1)

18 August 2020, 6pm

At the start of 2020, Compass launched the Basic Income Conversation with the intention of raising the profile and helping […]

It’s Bloody Complicated – The Future of the Greens

11 August 2020, 6pm

It’s ten years since the Greens had their first MP elected, and since then so much has changed. The climate […]