Daily Archives: 05/08/2015

Support tube strike picket at Leytonstone tomorrow......

Join the UNISON branch banner at Leytonstone underground station tomorrow morning and give your support to the underground workers taking strike action at the picket there.  Members of the Trades Council will also be giving their support from 7:15am. There will also be a picket at Stratford station.

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Council changes to Sickness policy and to Contract of Employment for Zero Hours (Casual) staff in Schools......

sick picLBWF have consulted the unions on changes to a number of Policy and Procedure documents over recent weeks.  We would just like to highlight a couple of these documents where we have expressed our views and concerns and have or hope to have changes made as a result. Continue reading

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UNISON Debtline......

Debt can cause a great deal of stress in your life. A small change in circumstances can turn a manageable situation into a debt problem that threatens your home or your family’s wellbeing. Continue reading

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CND Hiroshima Day......

Screening of The War Game Thursday 6 August 6pm at Friends House with panel discussion with Kate Hudson and Bruce Kent https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/hiroshima-day-screening-of-the-war-game-tickets-17616868528

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Cuban Futures Conference 2015......

Saturday 3 October, 9.30am-5pm – Council Chamber, TUC Congress House, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3LS.  Click here for more details

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TUC march and rally......

Manchester on Sunday 4 October (during Conservative Party conference) https://www.tuc.org.uk/events/national-demonstration-conservative-party-conference.  Waltham Forest Trades Council will be organising a coach, more info wftradescouncil@gmail.com

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‘The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists’ & ‘United We Stand’......

Townsend Productions Present a Striking double bill at The Bussey Building, Peckham: ‘The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists’ & ‘United We Stand’ – The story of Des Warren, Ricky Tomlinson & The Shrewsbury Pickets. 5th October – 14th November 2015. Continue reading

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