Corbyn rally to be held in Brighton

Jeremy Corbyn and Lloyd Russell-Moyle campaigning in Brighton ahead of the EU referendum
Jeremy Corbyn and Lloyd Russell-Moyle campaigning in Brighton ahead of the EU referendum

Brighton is one of six cities where Labour will hold a ‘grand finale’ event for the general election campaign tonight (June 6).

Senior Labour politician Emily Thornberry will be joined by local candidates Lloyd Russell-Moyle (Brighton Kemptown) and Solomon Curtis (Brighton Pavilion) at the Synergy Centre, ahead of the country going to the polls on Thursday (June 8).

Brighton-based DJ Enzo Siffredi and singer Robb Johnson will also feature at the Brighton event.

The six rallies in Brighton, London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Barry and Warrington will each have a DJ, musician, a speaker, a senior Labour politician and a first-time voter on stage.

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will be speaking at the Birmingham event, and his speech will be live-streamed to the others.

In Birmingham, Clean Bandit and Steve Coogan will join Mr Corbyn. In Croydon, Floating Points, Wolf Alice, Jermaine Jackman, Tanya Franks, Ben Elton will join John McDonnell.

Patrick Topping, Reverend and the Makers and Maxine Peake will join Rebecca Long Bailey in Warrington.

In Glasgow, Funk Butcher and Becci Wallace will join Neil Findlay and Angela Feeney.

And in Barry, Carolyn Harris will present the live streamed performances.

The Brighton event takes place tonight (June 6) from 6pm to 9pm at the Synergy Centre, 78 West St, Brighton.