Monthly Archives: February 2017

Defend Waltham Forest Schools – Stop the Cuts in Education......

An open meeting for parents, teachers and the local community.  Tuesday 28th February 5.30pm Peter May Sports Centre, 135 Wadham Road, Walthamstow E17 4HR.  See attached flyer for more details.

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Only 2 weeks until our AGM!......

Make sure the date is in your diary.  All members are welcome.

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Give the public and parliament more say on new laws......

Protect our democracy through Brexit: make sure both the public and parliament get a say on new UK laws as we exit the EU.  Click here to read more and sign the petition.

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‘Keep Leytonstone Jobcentre open’ demand protestors against ‘savage’ welfare cuts......

The DWP is proposing to close two of out three jobcentres in Waltham Forest, joining a further five offices in east London also getting the axe. Click here to read more.

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‘Deep cuts’ to services despite council tax rises......

‘Difficult decisions lie ahead’ for Waltham Forest council amid tax rise and social care fallout.  Click here to read more

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SERTUC Health Conference – Saturday 25 February, 10.30-4pm......

All welcome, free admission, free lunch with vegetarian option included (registration essential).  See attached flyer for full details.

NHS in Crisis – How do we sustain its future?  TUC Congress House.

Guest Speakers include: Continue reading

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Only 3 weeks to go!......

Our AGM will be held on Thursday 9th March, 12-2pm in the Council Chambers, Waltham Forest Town Hall.

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Supporting apprentices’ development......

8 March 2017 12:00pm–4:00pm – Radisson Blu Edwardian Grafton, 130 Tottenham Court Road, London, W1T 5AY

A half-day workshop for apprentices. aimed at helping help your career planning and progression. Come along, build your skills and meet other apprentices. Lunch and travel costs are covered by us. Continue reading

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Pride in London......

The Pride parade and main event takes place on Saturday 8 July 2017.  More information to follow nearer the event.

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CSC: US blockade still in place after 55 years......

Although diplomatic relations have been restored and some US travel restrictions have been relaxed, the bulk of the blockade legislation still remains in place.  Click here to read more.

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