UK Politics

In full: Labour conference 2013 agenda

Labour's annual conference is being held in Brighton this year. Below is a rundown of what's happening where and when.

Sunday 22nd September

10.00 Doors formally open

11.00 - 12.45 Morning plenary session

  • Welcome to Brighton - a report from the Conference Arrangements Committee
  • National Executive Committee (NEC) Chair's Address with Harriet Yeo
  • Merit and Long Service awards
  • Obituaries
  • Rebuilding Our Party with reports from general secretary Iain McNicol and chairwoman of the party's National Policy Forum Angela Eagle MP

14.15 - 17.00 Afternoon plenary session

  • Education and Children with shadow education secretary Stephen Twigg
  • Scottish report
  • Better Politics with shadow equalities minister Yvette Cooper
  • Living Standards and Sustainability with shadow environment secretary Mary Creagh
  • Welsh report

17.00 End of session

Monday 23rd September

09.30 - 12.45 Morning plenary session

  • Speech by Gareth Thomas MP
  • Report from the European Parliamentary Labour Party with Glenis Wilmott MEP, Labour's leader in Europe
  • Britain's Global Role with shadow foreign secretary Douglas Alexander, shadow defence secretary Jim Murphy and shadow international development secretary Ivan Lewis
  • Work and Business with shadow business secretary Chuka Umunna
  • Stability and Prosperity with shadow chancellor Ed Balls

12.45 Break

14.15 - 16.00 Afternoon plenary session

  • Work and Business (cont) with shadow work and pensions secretary Liam Byrne
  • Jobs Guarantee Discussion Panel
  • Northern Ireland report with shadow Northern Ireland secretary Vernon Coaker

16.15 Policy seminars

Tuesday 24th September

09.30 - 12.45 Morning plenary session

  • NEC treasurer's report with Unite's Diana Holland
  • NEC auditor's report with the Community union's Michael Leahy
  • Local government report with David Sparks, Labour's LGA leader

12.45 Break

14.15 - 16.00 Afternoon plenary session

  • Leader Ed Miliband's speech

16.15 Policy seminars

Wednesday 25th September

09.30 Policy seminars

10.30 - 12.45 Morning plenary session

  • Stronger Safer Communities with shadow local government secretary Hilary Benn, shadow justice secretary Sadiq Khan and shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper
  • Health and Care with shadow health secretary Andy Burnham

12.45 Break

14.15 -16.00 Afternoon plenary session

  • Leaders's Q&A with Ed Miliband
  • Closing speech from deputy leader Harriet Harman

Correct at time of writing. All sessions and timings subject to change.