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Hazards Campaign Thursday Talk: Challenging the unsafe return to work......

This session will challenge the conflicting information about safe and healthy workplaces and provide support for workers and their unions.  Thu, July 9, 2020 at 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM BST.  Click here for more information.

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PSC: Women Resist the Occupation: For Justice and Equality in Palestine......

Tuesday 23rd June, 6pm 

A PSC webinar looking at ways women are leading the resistance to the Israeli military occupation of Palestine. The speakers include women activists in Palestine, Israel and the UK. They will talk about the many ways women are standing in solidarity with the people of Palestine, to achieve and end of the Israeli military occupation, for peace, justice and equality for everyone.
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What can a small Caribbean island teach the world about health care and equity?......

Mon, June 22, 2020, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM BST – free event

xperts from the US, Canada and Britain compare Cuba’s response to Covid-19 in the context of the island’s commitment to public health care, preventative medicine and international humanitarianism.  Click here to read more.

 

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Brazil, Bolsonaro & Coronavirus Catastrophe – with Jeremy Corbyn & guests.......

Join this important solidarity event with speakers from Brazil, Jeremy Corbyn and more guests/details tba.

Brazil’s far-right President Jair Bolsonaro has consistently dismissed Coronavirus as “just a fantasy” and “media hysteria.”

He has recklessly refused to put people and health first. Brazil now has the second-highest number of cases in the world and rising.  Click here to read more and get tickets.

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This May Day, let us show our appreciation for all those key workers that are looking after us in these difficult times.......

This May Day the usual planned events can no longer take place, but it’s more important than ever to mark the contribution that workers make every day.

The TUC are leading an online action to show our support for all frontline workers in this difficult time.

Here’s what you can do today

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National Postal Workers’ Day – Wednesday 29 April 2020......

Wednesday 29th April 2020 is National Postal Workers Day. This event is held annually to create an opportunity to promote the fantastic work our members do all year round, but it is particularly pertinent this year during this crisis. Postal Workers in the London, East and South East Region are working around the clock to make sure the customers  get their mail delivered. Continue reading

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International Workers’ Memorial Day 28 April 2020......

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Workers’ Memorial Day 28th April 2020......

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12 May is International Nurses Day – and this year the 200th anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale.......

During the week of 11 May 2020 the union will be celebrating the work that nurses, midwives and nursing associates do every day to help the people of the UK.  Click here to read more.

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Workers’ Memorial Day Tuesday 28 April 2020......

This year I would like you all to remember our former Branch Secretary Dave Knight, this was very dear to his heart and we would therefore like to have some candles lit in memory of all his hard work

 

 

 

 

Every year more people are killed at work than in wars. Most don’t die of mystery ailments, or in tragic “accidents”. They die due to work related injury and diseases. Continue reading

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