Tribute to Sir Sigmund Sternberg

 Last year we were very sad to record the death of Sir Sigmund (“Sigi”) Sternberg.   Sigi was one of the original founders of Labour Business in 1972, and supported it throughout his life.   We publish an appreciation of his life by his son, Michael Sternberg QC. Sir Sigmund Sternberg (“Sigi”) – my father – who… Read More »

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Labour Business supports statement condemning recent racists attacks

Labour Business wholeheartedly supports a recent statement tabled by the Society for Labour lawyers and agreed by the Socialist Societies condemning the shameful racist attacks that followed the European Referendum result. “The Society of Labour Lawyers condemns the racist and xenophobic attacks which have been reported to have taken place across the United Kingdom. Racially… Read More »

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Let’s stamp out the idea that Labour is anti-business

Stephen Kinnock MP and Hamish Sandison, Chair of Labour Business, outline how to bust the myth that Labour is anti-business. First published in Labour List, Thursday 13th May Last week, London was Boris Johnson’s London. This week, London is a changed city, a Labour London – Sadiq Khan’s London. There is much we can and should… Read More »

Co-creation: the new economic model 

As the centre-left business community comes to terms with the scale of Labour’s defeat, it seems that a new vigour and optimism is returning.   We know how to create jobs and growth. We’ve done it all our lives. And it’s not merely a matter of Labour ‘getting’ business. It’s time for Labour Business to… Read More »

5 Benefits of Vibrant Small Business Sector

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Britain’s first Small Business Saturday was a big success. Chuka Umunna first highlighted Small Business Saturday in Cardiff when he visited a farmer’s market in Llandaff North back in June. Since then, independent local traders have worked together to celebrate Small Business Saturday. Over 50 small businesses in Whitchurch took part offering discounts or promotions… Read More »

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