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More than 300 protest for local climate emergency

More than 300 people protested outside Waltham Forest town hall last night, calling for the declaration of a climate emergency.  Click here to read more.

Workers Memorial Day Ceremony 26 April

You are invited to the Workers Memorial Day Ceremony on Friday 26th April 12pm at the Assembly Hall, Waltham Forest Town Hall Grounds.  The Mayor will be laying a wreath. Please wear something purple in respect for those lives lost

Campaigners plan huge demonstration against Trump state visit

Trump to hold state visit to UK in early June Coalition of anti-racist, environmentalist, anti-war and other campaigns set to mobilise huge numbers to disrupt visit ‘Together Against Trump’ protests saw 250,000 march last year Click here to read more.

Turning up the heat on hypocritical housing associations

Suzanne Muna explains how Unite housing workers branch will be hosting its own ‘Alternative Housing Awards’ to highlight the disconnect between the executives and those they should be serving.  Click here to read more.

Working for Unison the Trade Union

To register please send your full name, contact details and where you saw this advert to by 12 noon Thursday 9th May.

Waltham Forest May Day celebration 28 April

Sunday from 1-5pm.  Abbott’s Park, 9 Abbotts Park Road, London E10 6HT Waltham Forest Trade Union Council (TUC), (in association with Newham and Redbridge TUC ), has organised a celebration of May Day – International Workers’ Day. It will feature

We must fight for hospital’s future

Mary Burnett from Waltham Forest Save Our NHS on the latest discussions around the redevelopment of Whipps Cross Nearly 100 people recently packed a meeting in Leytonstone to hear about the proposal to rebuild Whipps Cross Hospital.  Click here to

Care Workers Seminar

5 July 2019 10:30am–3:30pm, UNISON Centre London.  Click here to read more.

Saving the planet – and your pension

UNISON research shows that LGPS disinvestment from fossil fuels is still slow.  Click here to read more.

CSC: Cuba denounces new US measures

On 11 April, the US Vice President Mike Pence told the United Nations Security Council that the United States would soon “announce additional action to hold Cuba accountable for its malign influence in Venezuela.”  Click here to read more.