Protests are planned across the UK plus a lobby of MPs at Westminster. Lobby of Westminster parliament. Assemble at Old Palace Yard, Westminster, SW1P 3JY 12pm – Rally with speakers from Unite including Gail Cartmail, assistant general secretary 1pm – Photo call…
Campaigners from trade unions such as Waltham Forest Trades Council, Unite Community and PCS will gather outside the office of MP Iain Duncan Smith to protest against his role in Universal Credit. Protesters will be joined by members of Disabled…
National March and Rally – Justice Now: Make it right for Palestine. Location: Grosvenor Square, Mayfair, London, W1K 6LF. Speakers at the rally will include:
24 October 2017 9:30am – Emmanuel Centre, Marsham St, Westminster SW1P 3DW On Tuesday 24 October UNISON and other education unions will hold a mass lobby of Parliament to protest against education funding cuts. Click here to read more.
Workers and benefits claimants joined together to stage a protest over plans to close a Jobcentre office. Members of the Public and Commercial Services union (PCS) staged a demonstration outside Leytonstone Jobcentre last week, ahead of its scheduled closure in…
London Demo & Rally for TUC parliamentary lobby – Tuesday 17 October 5.30 – Downing Street
All UNISON members are encouraged to attend the lobby. Assemble at 9.30am, 59½ Southwark Street, SE1 0AL, a short walk from London Bridge station and tube, with London Councils meeting at 10.30am. See attached flyer for further details.
Union backing new lobby for the ‘right to remain’ for EU citizens in the UK. Click here to read more.
Dave Knight (Secretary WF UNISON Retired members) hands over a collection and letter of support to Len Hockey (Secretary of UNITE Barts Health Group) on the picket line outside Whipps Cross hospital.
Mounds of clinical waste were left to pile up outside a hospital as vital workers went on strike against “slave-like” working conditions and zero-hours contracts. Click here to read more.