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Unionlearn regional Learning and Skills conference – London

September 26th at 10am.  The event is free and aimed at trade unionists and employers to help improve apprenticeships programmes and English and Maths provision.  https://www.unionlearn.org.uk/events.  A draft agenda is attached.



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NPC conference and lobby

Conference – The future of public transport Thursday 22 September 11am London. £5 including lunch info@npcuk.org

Lobby of parliament Wednesday 2 November 12 noon plus rally in parliament info@npcuk.org

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Cable Street 80 – Sunday 9 October

Rally in Altab Ali park, march, rally in St George’s Gardens plus many other community and political events https://battleofcablest80.squarespace.com/events/

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diabetes cgm petition

There is equipment available that can monitor blood sugar levels without having to constantly test by pricking fingers which causes calusses and eventual numbing of the fingertips. This new monitor costs £1,000 and will cost £3,000 a year to run, so the NHS are not providing it to Type 1 patients at the moment.  Sign the petition here to Make Continuous Glucose Monitors available on the NHS for Type 1 Diabetics

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The Branch Meeting is to be held on Thursday 22nd September in the Waltham Forest Town Hall Council Chamber.

The meeting will start at 12.30pm and finish at 1.30pm with registration from 12 noon onwards. Please note that members are entitled to up to 2 hours agreed paid time off to attend the meeting.

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John McDonnell at major employment rights conference, 16-17 Sept

13936618_1257420474277909_1164165604_nJohn McDonnell is just one of many high profile speakers confirmed to speak at the ‘Blacklisting, Bullying & Blowing the Whistle’ conference at University of Greenwich on 16-17 September.

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World Teachers’ Day Event Wednesday 5 October 2016

The NUT and Amnesty International UK (AIUK) are concerned about the safety and wellbeing of refugees, students and teachers in the South East of Turkey  where since October 2015, serious violations of human and trade union rights have been taking place. Read more ›

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After Chavez, the Empire Strikes Back

After Chavez, the Empire Strikes Back- Building Solidarity Against U.S Intervention & Anti-democratic Destabilisation in Latin America

 VSC Annual General Meeting 2016, 10.00am Saturday October 15, at the Discus Room, Unite House, 128 Theobalds Road, London, WC1X 8TN (Nearest Tube: Holborn)

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Retired Members’ Meeting

The next meeting will be held on Tuesday 6th September at 1pm at Ye Olde Rose and Crown in Hoe Street, Walthamstow.

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Workplace 2020 – Labour survey on what the world of work should look like in 2020

Labour is asking you what the world of work should look like in 2020 because the Tories are letting down working people. Too many of us face low pay and job insecurity.

We want to hear about your experiences at work and gather your ideas about creating workplaces fit for the future. Read more ›

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