Shrewsbury Pickets, Political Policing and the State......

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Shrewsbury 24: Court of Appeal clears picketers’ convictions......

The Court of Appeal has overturned the convictions of 14 men sentenced for their involvement in pickets in 1972.  Click here to read more.

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Court of Appeal to hand down Shrewsbury 24 judgement on Tuesday......

The decision is expected to be announced at 10.30am. The Shrewsbury 24 Campaign is seeking to overturn the prosecution of building workers who were charged with conspiracy to intimidate, unlawful assembly and affray following the first ever national building workers’ strike in 1972.  Click here to read more.

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UN Anti-Racism Day – National Day of Action......

March 20 2021 is UN Anti-Racism Day. This event will be marked with an online national rally with speakers representing the broad alliance of communities and organisations that make up the anti-racist movement.  Click here to read more.

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WorldAgainstRacism – a meeting open to all Unison Members......

6 pm to 7 pm , Thursday 18th March

Speakers:

  • Roger McKenzie, Assistant General Secretary, Unison
  • Glen Williams, National Chair, Local Government Service Group Executive
  • Liz Wheatley, Branch Secretary, Camden Unison

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TUC Pensions Conference: Fair pensions for all......

Monday 15 March 2021, 1pm – Thursday 18 March 2021, 2.40pm Continue reading

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AGM 24th March 12-2pm......

UNISON Waltham Forest’s Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday 24th March 2021, 12pm to 2pm. Members should be receiving an invitation soon. This year it will be a virtual meeting held via Zoom.

Our guest speaker will be Janet Janet McKay-Williams; Our WINDRUSH experience documented for TV! Where are we now! 

Sitting in limbo BBC Drama! This is our life!  Sitting in Limbo – BBC One Windrush scandal drama | cast, air date, what it’s about – Radio Times

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Resisting unsafe work......

Monday 1st March 8-9.30pm

Join Zero Covid and the Hazards Campaign to hear from speakers from across the labour movement on the fight for safe workplaces.  Click here to read more and register.

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Remembering LGBT+ history – and those who are struggling today......

LGBT+ History Month is more important than ever, as the pandemic adds to the isolation felt by many LGBT+ people as a result of their gender identity or sexuality.  Click here to read more.

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Vaccinate, don’t hesitate!......

UNISON’s junior vice president, James Anthony, answers questions about being vaccinated against COVID-19.  Click here to read more.

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