MVM Chippenham meeting
Apr
23
7:00 PM19:00

MVM Chippenham meeting

  • The Swan Hotel, 1 Church St, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 1LN (map)
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The next meeting of MVM Chippenham is on Tuesday 23rd April. We will meet at 7pm in The Swan in Bradford-on-Avon.

Proportional Representation is now getting high on the agenda so come along and join in the fun! We look forward to your input into how we can help to make our democracy fit for the 21st century.

MVM Chippenham talking to Michelle Donelan MP at a previous meeting

MVM Chippenham talking to Michelle Donelan MP at a previous meeting

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Look! New meeting of MVM Bristol
Apr
23
7:00 PM19:00

Look! New meeting of MVM Bristol

  • YHA Bristol, 14 Narrow Quay, Bristol BS1 4QA (map)
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Please join us for this meeting of a new MVM group in Bristol.

There will be an opportunity to discuss MVM’s national summer action day taking place on Saturday 6th July, and how to win PR locally.

All are welcome, from all parties and none. Come along and bring your ideas and enthusiasm! We look forward to seeing you.

Campaigners discuss actions on winning PR at the Bristol Movement Building Day in March

Campaigners discuss actions on winning PR at the Bristol Movement Building Day in March

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MVM South West London meeting
Apr
17
7:30 PM19:30

MVM South West London meeting

  • The Old Ship pub, 3 King Street, Richmond Upon Thames, Surrey (map)
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Come along to the next meeting of MVM South West London and help get our voices heard.

On the agenda is an update on MVM progress since December last year. There will be a discussion about PR and Brexit and an ideas session on how to get involved in the national MVM Action Day, on Saturday 6th July.

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Guest speaker to join MVM North London in April
Apr
9
7:00 PM19:00

Guest speaker to join MVM North London in April

  • Muswell Hill Quaker Meeting House, 77 Church Crescent (map)
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Guest speaker Mary Southcott from the Labour Campaign for Electoral Reform (LCER) will join MVM North London’s next meeting on Tuesday 9th April.

Mary has been invited to say a few words about her work with LCER and will be on hand to provide helpful guidance on her experience of campaigning for electoral reform in the Labour movement.

Mary has been a Labour parliamentary candidate, has held a variety of roles in the party and has spoken at a large number of local Labour Parties on electoral reform. She was also a guest panellist at Make Votes Matter’s fringe event at the last Labour Party Conference in Liverpool.

How to get to the meeting: Nearest tube is Highgate (northern line) followed by a short bus ride on number 43 or 134 to Cranley Gardens. Buses W7, 102, 144, 234 & 299 also go to nearby Muswell Hill Broadway.

Mary Southcott addresses a crowd of electoral reformers in Manchester

Mary Southcott addresses a crowd of electoral reformers in Manchester

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Guest speaker at MVM Totnes meeting
Apr
4
7:30 PM19:30

Guest speaker at MVM Totnes meeting

  • Methodist Church Hall, High Street, Totnes (map)
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Klina Jordan, Co-Founder and Co-Chief Executive of Make Votes Matter is the guest speaker at MVM Totnes’s April meeting.

Whether you’ve been to a meeting before or this is your first time, join this friendly group of PR supporters and hear about the national campaign from Klina.

Everyone is welcome and we hope to see you there!

Co-Founder and Co-Chief Executive of Make Votes Matter, Klina Jordan

Co-Founder and Co-Chief Executive of Make Votes Matter, Klina Jordan

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First meeting of MVM Norwich!
Apr
3
7:00 PM19:00

First meeting of MVM Norwich!

  • Wensum Junior School, Turner Road, Norwich (map)
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If you live in or around Norwich and want to get involved in campaigning for Proportional Representation, then this event is for you.

The first meeting of Make Votes Matter (MVM) Norwich takes place on Wednesday 3rd April between 7pm and 8.30pm at Wensum Junior School, Turner Road, Norwich.

This is a brand new group being set up for people who are passionate about winning Proportional Representation.

Let the organiser know you can join the meeting by email or Facebook, or just show up on the night.

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MVM North London roadshow event
Mar
30
11:00 AM11:00

MVM North London roadshow event

Join MVM North London this spring for a roadshow about Proportional Representation.

The event takes place on Saturday 30th March and once again the group will have their Democractometer on display to help draw a crowd.

If you can help out at the roadshow event then do get in touch with the organisers.

You will find the event at Mornington Crescent, near to the tube station of the same name on the Northern line (West End branch). Buses 24, 27, 29, 88, 134, 214, 253 pass the spot. 

The team out in South End Green during a previous event

The team out in South End Green during a previous event

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A street stall in Totnes
Mar
30
10:00 AM10:00

A street stall in Totnes

Campaigners for Proportional Representation are holding a street stall in Totnes on Saturday 30th March.

The interactive stall features a democracymeter to help pull a crowd at Civic Square, just off Fore Street in the centre of Totnes. Why not go along and pay them a visit.

MVM Totnes during last summer’s Demand Democracy Day

MVM Totnes during last summer’s Demand Democracy Day

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Meeting of Make Votes Matter East London
Mar
25
7:30 PM19:30

Meeting of Make Votes Matter East London

  • Hornbeam Cafe, 458 Hoe Street, E17 9AH (map)
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Join members of Make Votes Matter East London for their next meeting on Monday 25th March.

Hear insights from the Make Votes Matter Movement Building Day held in Bristol earlier this month and get involved in planning action for PR locally.

The group meet at the Hornbeam Cafe near the Bakers Arms junction on Lea Bridge Rd, fairly close to Walthamstow Central, Leytonstone, or Leyton Midland stations.

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Next meeting of MVM North London
Mar
12
7:00 PM19:00

Next meeting of MVM North London

  • Muswell Hill Quaker Meeting House, 77 Church Crescent, London, N10 3NE (map)
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Join MVM North London on Tuesday 12th March for their regular meeting.

The group will carry out a comprehensive review of where next with their campaigning efforts, where the north London MPs are right now on PR and how to respond. They will also be looking at how to get local parties to support PR, along with trades unions.

Members of MVM North London

Members of MVM North London



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MVM East London
Feb
21
7:30 PM19:30

MVM East London

  • M&S Cafe, 1 Montfichet Rd, Westfield Stratford City, London E20 1EE (map)
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All are welcome to this meeting of MVM East London, taking place in the Marks and Spencer cafe in the Westfield Stratford shopping centre at 7.30pm on Thursday 21st February. Come and hear an update from the national campaign and find out - or help decide - what the next steps are in the East London campaign for Proportional Representation.

MVM East London at a previous meeting.

MVM East London at a previous meeting.

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MVM North London meeting
Feb
12
7:00 PM19:00

MVM North London meeting

  • Muswell Hill Quaker Meeting House, 77 Church Crescent, London, England, N10 3NE (map)
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MVM North London next meet on Tuesday 12th February. There will be an update from the first Alliance building meeting of 2019 as well as an opportunity to discuss plans for the coming year.

Also on the agenda is a debrief and report from a recent constituency lobby meeting with Keir Starmer MP, plus a presentation from a member of the group.

Whether it’s your first time or you’ve been before, everyone is welcome to attend.

Please arrive by 6.50pm for a 7pm start.

Modelling the MVM t-shirt, available to buy from the MVM  shop

Modelling the MVM t-shirt, available to buy from the MVM shop

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Next MVM Bournemouth meeting
Feb
6
7:00 PM19:00

Next MVM Bournemouth meeting

  • Cricketer’s Arms, 41 Windham Road, Bournemouth, England, BH1 4RN, United Kingdom (map)
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Join MVM Bournemouth at their monthly gathering in February.

Hear updates from the national campaign and help plan activities for the coming year to win PR in years, not decades. The group is also looking for volunteers to help run some street stalls.

MVM Bournemouth at a previous get-together

MVM Bournemouth at a previous get-together

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MVM Hereford meeting
Jan
30
7:30 PM19:30

MVM Hereford meeting

Join local Make Votes Matter (MVM) supporters for a meeting in Hereford on Wednesday 30th January. Hear about updates from the MVM national campaign, including a recent day of lobbying action in Westminster.

MVM Hereford will also be talking about what local action to take over 2019 to help reform our electoral system to one of Proportional Representation.

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MVM Chippenham meeting
Jan
29
7:00 PM19:00

MVM Chippenham meeting

  • The Swan Hotel, 1 Church Street, Bradford on Avon, England, BA15 1LN (map)
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The next meeting of MVM Chippenham is at the Swan Hotel, Bradford-on-Avon, on Tuesday 29th January.

The group will be discussing their campaign activities for the year ahead and everyone is welcome to join them.

MVM Chippenham talking to Michelle Donelan MP at a previous meeting

MVM Chippenham talking to Michelle Donelan MP at a previous meeting

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Join MVM North London at Muswell Hill Quaker Meeting House
Jan
8
7:00 PM19:00

Join MVM North London at Muswell Hill Quaker Meeting House

Join MVM North London this January as they start the year with local and national updates on the campaign for PR and a debrief and feedback session from December’s successful People’s Lobby for PR! There will also be a presentation.

Everyone is welcome, whether it’s your first time or you’ve been before.

The MVM North London roadshow on Demand Democracy Day, 2018

The MVM North London roadshow on Demand Democracy Day, 2018

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2018 Democracy Awards
Dec
11
4:45 PM16:45

2018 Democracy Awards

  • Attlee Suite, Portcullis House, 1 Parliament St, Westminster, London SW1A 2JR (map)
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We’re delighted to be convening the 2018 Democracy Awards in Parliament, hosted by Tommy Sheppard MP. The Democracy Awards presents us an opportunity to recognise and honour committed activists fighting to introduce Proportional Representation for the House of Commons.

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MVM Oxford
Dec
6
7:00 PM19:00

MVM Oxford

  • West Oxford Community Centre, Botley Road, Oxford OX2 0BT (map)
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Join us for the next meeting of MVM Oxford.

We will be discussing taking action to bring in a more democratic system, of Proportional Representation. It will be an opportunity to come up with ideas for how to campaign locally.

The meeting will be held in the West Oxford Community Centre, Botley Road, Oxford OX2 0BT.

All are welcome, from all parties and none. Bring your ideas and enthusiasm!

Labour MP Anneliese Dodds in conversation with MVM Oxford

Labour MP Anneliese Dodds in conversation with MVM Oxford

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MVM Bournemouth get festive
Dec
5
7:30 PM19:30

MVM Bournemouth get festive

The next meeting of MVM Bournemouth will be full of festive cheer with mince pies, stollen and plum duff to go around. The meeting takes place at the Cricketer’s Arms pub where the group will look back over this year’s achievements and begin planning ahead to 2019!

Everyone is welcome and you might even find out what a plum duff is, for those not already in the know!

MVM Bournemouth

MVM Bournemouth

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