The Levellers’ Day Committee is delighted to announce that Jeremy Corbyn will be joining us live to introduce and take part in the panel session of our programme from 2pm – 3.45pm Saturday 15th May.

Please register here to attend our online festival. Admission is free but please donate – if you can – to help us build for next year’s event. 

Our full programme of history, music, speeches and film starts at 10.30am

Welcome by TUCLESE
Welcome by OxIBMComm
Keynote speaker: John Rees: History of Levellers and Levellers Day
Keynote speaker: Ciaran Walsh: History of Oxford Levellers
Rev Mark Chapman and wreath Laying at Burford Cemetery
Diggers March of St Georges Hill + Intro by David Chanter
Sea Green Singers
Keynote speaker: Megan Dobney IBMT Secretary
Wreath Laying at Oxford International Brigades Memorial Oxford
Mini Documentary on Volunteers of the International Brigades
Levellers Day 2021 panel session 2.05 – 3.45pm
Special guest: Jeremy Corbyn – MP for Islington North and long-term supporter of Levellers’ Day
Chair: Cathy Augustine – Levellers’ Day Committee  
2.05pm Speech and welcome to panel session speakers from Jeremy Corbyn
2.20pm – speakers
Jabu Nala-Hartley – Mothers 4 Justice Ubuntu, Oxford Living Wage Campaign and Oxford Black Lives Matter (recently re-elected Oxford City Councillor for Barton & Sandhills)
Rabhya Dewshi – climate activist with Extinction Rebellion Oxford, mother and psychologist.
Lord John Hendy QC – Industrial Democracy– reinstatement of collective bargaining Ellen Clifford Disabled People Against the Cuts DPAC (author of the war on disabled people, promoting the social model, ensuring people with disabilities have a powerful and organised voice)
Fenella Porter – Oxfam GB, Young Women’s Music Project and Womankind Worldwide
Ian Hodson – BFAWU (workers rights, McStrike, Zero Hours Justice)
Opportunity for contributions from the floor
Response from speakers 3.45 – ends  

Film from Levellers’ Day 2019
The Internationale
Music & song
Didcot Red Kites
Sieze the Day
Robb Johnson Special performance from Atilla the Stockbroker from 5-7pm
Levellers’ Day 2021