Peabody at the Labour Party Conference
We're taking part in two events at the Labour Party Conference in Manchester.
Monday 22 September
Event 1: IPPR and Peabody - Housing the Nation
Location: Exchange 8, Manchester Central
As the demand for housing continues to rise, many have advocated a new wave of 21st century new towns and garden cities, particularly around London.
Chair: Antonia Bance, Head of Campaigns, Shelter
- Lord Andrew Adonis, Shadow Infrastructure Minister and Chair of IPPR
- Lord Richard Rogers
- Matt Griffiths, Director, PricedOut
- Jeremy Stibbe, Executive Director for Regeneration and Sales, Peabody
Event 2: The Housing Fringe
Chair: David Brindle, Public Services Editor, The Guardian
Location: Lancaster Suite, Midland Hotel
Eight leading housing organisations, representing 285,000 households across the UK, have come together to host a discussion about how the sector can support government to deliver more and better homes.
- Emma Reynolds MP, Shadow Housing Minister
- Chris Leslie MP, Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury
- Stephen Howlett, Chief Executive, Peabody