Yearly Archives: 1999

National Policy Forum, 10/12 December 1999

New Labour, New Balls Please The NPF met at the Lawn Tennis Association centre in Eastbourne. Our job was to preview the six second-year policy documents before they go on general release in January, and flag up omissions, bad grammar and lack of clarity, though as usual this didn’t stop anyone commenting on the direction […]

National Policy Forum, 2/4 July 1999

Going through the motions National Policy Forum members had just a week to read the draft final policy documents on health, welfare and crime and justice; formulate amendments; and find seven other people to support them. We also had hundreds of pages of feedback from local forums, constituencies, branches, unions and affiliates – wonderful stuff, […]