The North Devon Branch of the Communist Party invites you to a day of discussion and workshops on the theme of public ownership. Topics on the agenda include:

  • What needs to be in public ownership?
  • Confiscation or compensation?
  • Workers' control.
  • How do we want public ownership to function?
  • The obstacles to public ownership.

There will also be short contributions from:

Jeremy Bell, Chair of South West on Co-op Ethics and Principles Committee, on the co-operative movement. Gerrard Sables, Secretary North Devon CPB, on the history of the demand for public ownership. Liz Payne, Vice Chair of the Communist Party, on the case for public ownership. Tim Gulliver, National Executive member of the Communist Party, on the People's Assembly.

Saturday the 7th of June, 11:00 - 16:00

Castle Centre, Castle Street, Barnstaple

We suggest participants bring a packed lunch but there are shops and cafes close by.