Nominations for the 2018 Labour Excellence Awards are now open

We are delighted to announce that nominations for the Labour Excellence Awards 2018 are now open.

If you think that your local Labour MP, Cllr, GLA, Scottish Parliament or Welsh Assembly Member is deserving of recognition, why not nominate them? You can also celebrate the work of a particular Labour Friends Group, Socialist Society or Trade Union by putting them forward!

To make a nomination, please send an email to with their name, contact details and the reasons why you think they should win

The categories are as follows: 

Labour MP of the Year

Shadow Cabinet member of the Year

Trade Union of the Year

Labour Councillor of the Year

Labour MSP of the Year

Labour Council of the Year

Labour Welsh Assembly of the Year

Labour CLP of the Year

Labour MEP of the Year

Labour Elected Mayor of the Year

Labour PPC of the Year

Labour Parliamentary Assistant of the Year

Socialist Society of the Year

Friends Group of the Year

Labour Peer of the Year

Labour London Assembly Member of the Year

The awards will be presented at SME4Labour's Annual Gala on December 18th, details of which can be found here.

Attendees are set to include, Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell, London Mayor Sidiq Khan and other figures from across the party and wider labour movement. 

Previous winners have included Angela Rayner MP for Shadow Cabinet Member of the Year, Sikhs for Labour for Friends Group of the Year and GMB for Affiliated Trade Union of the Year.