Rethinking Labour’s Past With Rachel Reeves – 8th March 2022

On the 8th of March 2022, Progressive Britain was joined by Shadow Chancellor Rachel Reeves, Baroness Dianne Hayter and Prof. Jeremy Nuttall to launch our book ‘Rethinking Labour’s Past’.

Labour in the 2020s is charting a new direction. ‘Rethinking Labour’s Past’ provides us with expert insight into 20th Century British history and Labour politics – and how they can help shape thinking about Labour’s future.


  • Rachel Reeves MP, Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer
  • Dianne Hayter, historian and Labour member of the House of Lords
  • Emily Robinson, Reader in British Studies, University of Sussex
  • Jeremy Nuttall, Senior Lecturer in Modern British History, Kingston University
  • Nathan Yeowell, Director of Progressive Britain 



8th March 2022


Local Government Association, 18 Smith Square London 

Rachel Reeves MP

Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer

Nathan Yeowell

Director of Progressive Britain

Baroness Dianne Hayter

Member of the House of Lords