Monthly Archives: March 2014
London NHS Forum......
Below is information about the London forum to discuss ‘what next’ for London campaigns to defend the NHS.
It will be a chance to discuss the report of the People’s Inquiry into the NHS, the upcoming elections, action by health workers and how to continue to co-ordinate action. Continue reading
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Camden Abu Dis Friendship Association are running a visit of 8 days to Palestine on their usual CADFA model very soon – in mid March. Perhaps there is someone/ more people who would like to join at this short notice and enjoy the spring in Palestine while taking part in this informative and motivating visit. Continue reading
We are looking for members to become Union Learning Reps in the branch. We have several areas of new work starting in the next few months and really need more learning Reps to help us make a success of them. Continue reading
More than 50 members who are cleaners and maintenance staff at The School of Oriental and African Studies in London (SOAS) are taking two days strike action yesterday and today (Wednesday) in a long-running dispute over terms and conditions.
The workers, who are employed by ISS Facility Services, receive only statutory sick pay and the statutory minimum annual leave. Colleagues employed directly by SOAS receive contractual sick pay, 30 days annual leave and a defined benefits pension scheme. Continue reading
You are invited to celebrate International Women’s Day with FWN and a host of inspirational speakers on Monday 10th March 6.30-8pm at Troia, 3f Belvedere Road, SE1 9GQ. With Baroness Jan Royall of Blaisdon, Leader of Opposition, House of Lords; Stella Creasy MP, expert in community and feminist campaigns; Anas Sarwar, MP Deputy Leader of the Scottish Labour Party; Gareth Thomas MP, Chair of the Co-operative Party and Shadow Minister for Europe; and the President Seema Malhotra MP. Continue reading