Under the banner of "Britain after the Elections", a letter has been sent to scores of prominent Britons around the US promising different events designed to bolster support for Labour in America including one on Wall Street in February and another on the West Coast.
The group has asked Alan Parker, director of the newly released film Evita, to host what would be billed as an evening of British entertainment in Los Angeles with seats offered at a high price. Negotiations are under way, meanwhile, to bring Gordon Brown, the shadow Chancellor, to chair the Wall Street event. Glenda Jackson may also participate.
"It is an attempt to level the playing field for Labour," explained Mr Evans.Reuse content